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The Top 15 Marketing and Sales Tricks Law Firms Use to Get You to Work There

Listen to This Podcast on:Conceptually, most law firms are very similar places to work.You are expected to sit down at a desk, bill hours, not get in trouble (or make trouble), and complain as little as possible.There is nothing more important for law firms than appealing to the right sorts of attor....

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45 of the Worst Possible Questions Attorneys and Law Students Can Ask in Interviews

Listen to This Podcast on:When any legal employer is interviewing you, he or she most often wants to hire you. The interviewer is hoping you are the best applicant for the job because interviewing people takes time that could be used to bill hours.....

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Every Attorney's Biggest Weakness is Their Need to Feel Important and Loved

Listen to This Podcast on: Listen to Every Attorney’s Biggest Weakness is Their Need to Feel Important and Loved PodcastIf someone does not make us feel important, we do not feel good about ourselves.We often rebel against the people who made us feel unimportant.To be good at your job, you ne....

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How Much Attention Should Attorneys Pay to the Level of Experience a Law Firm is Seeking ....

Most of our placements with firms with openings are for candidates whose law firm experience level does not match what the firm is seeking in their job postings. We work with candidates at BCG Attorney Search who think we are making a mistake in sending them job postings that do not match their numb....

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Five Immediate Changes You Can Make to Your Legal Resume to Get More Interviews

If you are not getting interviews, the good news is there are many things you can do to fix it. There are also lots of things that may be detracting from you getting more interviews. While we can tell you about these things, we cannot necessarily fix them.....

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How Much Attention Should Attorneys Pay to the Level of Experience a Law Firm is Seeking in Job Postings?

Most of our placements with firms with openings are for candidates whose law firm experience level does not match what t....

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Five Immediate Changes You Can Make to Your Legal Resume to Get More Interviews

If you are not getting interviews, the good news is there are many things you can do to fix it. There are also lots of t....

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The Most Common Excuses That Attorneys Give For Failing In Their Careers And Why Each Of Them Is Wrong

There was a prominent story in the news recently about a famous actor from the 1990s who had been spotted in Los Angeles....

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When Should I Decline a Legal Employment Offer?

You've been offered a great legal job – congratulations! But now you're wondering if it's too soon to turn it down. He....

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How Law Firms and Other Hiring Organizations Can Determine if an Attorney Can Be Managed

If you are part of a law firm or company looking to hire an attorney, you need to know whether the attorney can be manag....

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I have friends at a number of the firms I am interested in. Wouldn’t I be better served to go through my contacts than by submitting applications through a legal recruiter?

Question: I have friends at a number of the firms I am interested in. Wouldn’t I be better served to go through my con....

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Five-Part Mindset for Legal Job Search Success

Getting a new legal job can be exciting but daunting at the same time. There are so many things to think about, from whe....

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