“Commercial Awareness” Two words you will have heard repeatedly over and over at law school, on your LPC, when applying for jobs, on your training contract, when applying for NQ jobs. You will have been … Continue reading The Importance of Commercial Awareness
Don’t just send the CV and forget about it. If there is going to be a delay between sending the CV and a decision being made and your circumstances have changed – send the firm … Continue reading CV How to #4: Keep your CV Up to Date.
Previously I have been talking about the more chronological CV split into Education and Work History – the more traditional CV that we use for Training Contract Applications. Today I wish to have a closer … Continue reading CV How to #3: The Hybrid CV – focusing on your skills
5 common mistakes and how to avoid them: Spelling & Punctuation Everyone knows this one. Everyone highlights the importance of proofreading, but the reality is a lot of mistakes still slip through. Your eyes adjust, … Continue reading CV how to #2: 5 Common Mistakes to Avoid
I know most training contract applications have now been submitted – but there is no time like the present to improve your CV. The training contract hunt realistically should be all year round. Of course … Continue reading CV how to #1: The CV in Bullet Points