How Can You Make Your Summer Associate Position or Legal Internship a Success?

How Can You Make Your Summer Associate Position or Legal Internship a Success? Your 2L summer associate position is a great opportunity for you to learn even more about the law firm you chose, and is a fantastic way to gain essential and rewarding experience.  During your summer, you should expect to obtain insight on an area of law which may interest you or just to “test the waters” to determine what practice area is for you. In fact, it … Continued

How Can You Make Your Summer Associate Position a Success?

 How Can You Make Your Summer Associate Position a Success? Your 2L summer associate position is a great opportunity for you to learn even more about the law firm you chose, and is a fantastic way to gain essential and rewarding experience.  During your summer, you should expect to obtain insight on an area of law which may interest you or just to “test the waters” to determine what practice area is for you. In fact, it typically expected that … Continued

Could You Work Abroad?

Are You Seeking an International Professional Experience? Does the idea of practicing law abroad excite you, make you eager to work and immerse yourself in the customs and cultures of an unfamiliar but exciting setting? Or, are you more comfortable with the familiarity of home and do not see yourself changing your work environment so drastically any time soon? Perhaps you are somewhere in the middle or are not sure where you stand at all. Practicing law abroad sounds rewarding … Continued

Have an Interview? How to Connect With Key Decision-Makers During Your Interview

How to Connect With Key Decision-Makers During Your Interview! You’ve made it past the first step – you perfected your elevator pitch, you advanced past the phone screen and the initial introductory interview.  Now, you have the big interview!  You have the interview with the key decision-makers.  You are close to the finish line!!  In this interview you will be meeting with the people with whom you will be working and the people who will make the final hiring decisions.  … Continued

Ramping Up Your End of Year Job Search!

Ramping Up Your End of Year Job Search!  What You Should Be Doing Now to Land Your Next Position! Are you trying to convince yourself that you need a break from the job search since the holidays are coming up? Well, you shouldn’t, because that is exactly what your competition will be doing.  After all, we have been trained to wait until after the holidays and then start the job search cycle over again in the New Year. Waiting after … Continued

These Are The Worst Mistakes To Make At Work . . .

Here Are The Reasons Why! Everybody makes mistakes. In fact, it is part of being human! That said, when it comes to workplace blunders, there are a few you might want to go the extra mile to avoid. Fortunately, many of these mistakes are not the result of honest work; they tend to occur when a person goes out of the way to be hurtful or manipulative toward their coworkers. Nonetheless, it is important to be aware of such issues … Continued

10 Ways to Make the Most of Your Internship

Are you a student? Are you in college or graduate school? Are you looking for an internship? As you peruse the opportunities, do you wonder which opportunity would be best for you? Do you evaluate which opportunity would be the best for your career over the long-term? If you use the tips below, you will get some tips on finding the perfect opportunity! 1) Find the right internship for you Finding the right internship can be a tricky dilemma. What … Continued

Happy New Year 2013!!

  Happy New Year!!  In 2013, We Plan to Bring You The Best Job Opportunities!!  Legal | Finance/Accounting  All of us at Lexacount Search hope that all of you will have a happy, healthy, and prosperous 2013!  This year, we will share more and more fantastic career and professional development news with you.  Our legal recruiters and our finance/accounting recruiters are the best and only work with the most outstanding candidates.  Further, our recruiters only work with the most outstanding … Continued

Q&A: The Advantages of Working with Lexacount Search

Q&A: The Advantages of Working with Lexacount Search Welcome to our series of blog posts about Lexacount Search and how it can help you with your career. In this first entry, we’re going to cover some of the basic advantages and benefits of working with Lexacount Search. We’ll do so with the following question and answer format: Q: What are the advantages of working with Lexacount Search? A: Lexacount is a premier boutique search firm, focusing on permanent placement for … Continued

Q&A: My Mentor Says I Need to Make Professional Connections. How Do I Improve My Networking Skills?

5 Tips to Growing Your Network Networking is even more critical than you might think. Powerful relationships help build successful businesses and make you and your organization stand out from others! If you’re wondering about how to get connected with the right people within your chosen field, you’re certainly not alone. The good news is that we’re here to help! Below are five tips for improving your networking skills. #1—Don’t rely on the computer. Connecting with people on the Internet … Continued