We're a mouthy bunch here at LC.N, so we thought why not harness that verbosity for the power of good and put our words down on paper (well, screen). Our new blog spot will feature contributions from various members of the team, on topics that range from social networking to how to wow at interview to the implications of the Legal Services Act. We welcome comments, so if we've said something interesting or something you disagree with, let us know by logging in to MyLC.N and leaving a comment! It’s the 21st Century way you know. Let the opinionated soapboxing begin…
I recently attended an AllHires Graduate (formerly Apply4Law) session where users of the online application system got together to chat about how they assess candidates.
I won’t lie to you: I cannot claim to know huge amounts about the complex world of business, but prodded into action by my involvement with CityLawLIVE, I know a lot more since I first started putting together LawCareers.Net’s weekly commercial round-up.
More students every year opt to study law at university, making it a heavily oversubscribed subject.
Many have spent the last few months squirrelled away, diligently working at vacation scheme application forms; one LC.N blogger even dedicated Christmas Day to his law firm research.
A report commissioned by the senior judiciary has starkly demonstrated that morale among judges is in decline across the country.
One of the most common questions we are asked relates to the situation where an individual is keen to pursue the solicitor/barrister dream, despite an entirely different incarnation in a non-legal career.