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ON DEMAND: Career in Gear Boot Camp

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Credit: 0 Credit Hours
 
Run Time: 199 Minutes  
 
**This is a previously recorded program, originally recorded on October 27, 2018.
 
Get your law career in gear before you graduate. In this four-hour session, you will learn how to craft your resume to win an interview, how to prepare for and ace an interview, and how to build a network to establish yourself in the legal community. You will also acquire sage advice on how to bring professionalism into the workplace on day one!
 
PROGRAM AGENDA:
 
THE RESUME TO INTERVIEW—Participants will learn how to prepare a professional-looking attorney resume, what they need to be on the lookout for when applying for a position, and what a cover letter should achieve.
 
KNOCK OUT INTERVIEW—Participants will learn how to prepare for an upcoming interview, how to begin the interview on the right foot, how to impress an interviewer, and what to do after the interview is over.
 
LUNCH PANEL – What are hiring managers looking for in a candidate and what can you do to impress from the outset? Experienced attorneys will join us for a candid discussion.
 
NETWORKING – Participants will learn how to prepare for networking, what to do at networking functions, and how to properly follow-up.
 
ADDITIONAL Q & A AND CLOSING REMARKS
 
Sponsored by:  D.C. Bar Law Student Community
 
Speakers:
  • Mary Winter, President and General Counsel, Firm Advice, Inc.
 
Mary B. Winter is President and General Counsel, of Firm Advice, Inc. A graduate of Emory Law School, Ms. Winter has a wide range of experience in the legal market. She started Firm Advice, Inc., placing attorneys on a contract and direct hire basis in both law firms and corporations in the year 2000. She has authored dozens of articles and book chapters and is a frequent speaker on career development and legal department management issues.
 
On Demand Registration Fees: $15 D.C. Bar Law Student Community Member; $40 D.C. Bar Member; $40 Government/Nonprofit; $60 Non-member
 
Please select Individual Registration to register.
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