Monthly Archives: February 2014

How to get a foot in the door at a law firm

Article written by online Marketing agency Atom42 We interviewed five key decision-makers at legal firms to find out exactly what it takes to get your foot in the door at a law firm in 2014. Shirking the generic and tired … Continue reading

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How to freelance your way into a more flexible career

Although a portfolio career is a great way to maintain your job satisfaction, development and progression become your own responsibility. Here’s how to stay on track with advice from Guardian Careers… Read More

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Law firm Allen & Overy creates trainee shadowing work scheme for first year university students

Allen & Overy (A&O) have announced a new work experience scheme that allows first-year university students to shadow trainees and pick up commercial law-related skills over the course of an open day held at the firm’s London office. This year, … Continue reading

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Find out what exactly makes employers value candidates with an MBA on their CV

Two recruiters talk to Prospects about their reasons for employing MBA Graduates and what they look for in candidates… Read More Further careers and job hunting resources for MBAs can be found on careerhub here  

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Salary expectations: how do you know the price is right?

During the job application process, many potential employers ask for a desired salary. But working this out is no easy feat. Guardian Careers contributor Hannah Friend explores what you need to consider…Read More More information and advice on Salaries & … Continue reading

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Retail graduate interviews: the questions to expect

TargetJobs has compiled a list of the most common questions to come up in interviews for graduate retail roles, from trainee managers to trainee buyers. They have also given you some tips on how to prepare for these questions so … Continue reading

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The skills you need to acquire in order to succeed at the law firm of your choice

Law firms and careers professionals provide tips to applicants on how to get training contracts and vacation schemes, which requires a specific skill set…Read More Further careers and job hunting resources for the Law Sector can be found on careerhub … Continue reading

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