• 5 LinkedIn Mistakes + How to Fix Them

    5 LinkedIn Mistakes + How to Fix Them

    LinkedIn has remained super important to the advancement of so many professionals, so don’t miss out on all that LinkedIn has to offer! Incorporate these tips and suggestions into your profile today. Wanna know something cool? Like, really cool? I received a job offer on LinkedIn without applying or doing anything! HOW?? It’s all because […]

  • No Internship? No Problem! Do This Instead.

    No Internship? No Problem! Do This Instead.

    Feel like you’ve hit a wall with the internship search for the upcoming semester or summer? You’re not alone! It can easily feel like you’ve exhausted all of the openings and have run out of networking opportunities. However, don’t let the lack of landing anything “official” take away your willingness to work hard and get something on your resume. Let’s explore some opportunities that you might want to consider as resume-building alternatives to a traditional internship or externship.

  • How to Dress for Law School

    How to Dress for Law School

    Welcome to law school! Now, how should you dress? Don’t worry. It’s completely normal as a 1L to have no idea what you should wear that first day of school, or the days that come after. Keep in mind that while your fashion decisions aren’t the ‘make it or break it’ part of law school, […]

  • What You Should Know Before Starting At A Law Firm

    What You Should Know Before Starting At A Law Firm

    Whether you have already gained experience with a clerkship or internship with a law firm, are waiting to start one, or are in the midst of one right now, there are some important tips you should know and keep in mind.  Litigation with a law firm was the last thing I thought I’d be doing […]

  • Accepting a Job Offer, But Continuing to Look for Another Job?

    Accepting a Job Offer, But Continuing to Look for Another Job?

    Your reputation in the legal industry is extremely important. I mean, beyond more important than anything you could imagine! That’s why you need to evaluate your actions, or inaction, with that frame of mind.

  • 026: Essential Tech Equipment for Law School + Emoji Law with Gabriella!

    We’ve returned! On this week’s episode, I talk with the power #legaltech duo Dennis Kennedy & Tom Mighell about essential law school technology that every law student should have. PLUS, I sit down with attorney Gabriella Ziccarelli to discuss emoji law, finding a niche, and have Gabriella answer the question everyone wants to know: “How […]

  • I joined The Gen Why Lawyer Podcast!

    I first met Nicole Abboud through a mutual “internet friend” introducing us on Twitter. Nicole is a multimedia marketing consultant for lawyers and law firms looking to build video, podcasting, or other internet-based forms of content. Based in LA, Nicole is also a podcaster running The Gen Why Lawyer Podcast where she chats on a weekly […]

  • Watch Now: I joined a VidCon copyright panel!

    At the end of June, I had the pleasure of joining a legal panel at the 8th Annual VidCon in Anaheim, CA. Never heard of VidCon? You’re missing out! Explaining VidCon is simple: it’s an annual convention for online video. However, truly understanding VidCon requires an immersion in all things online video and the online influencers culture. Can […]

  • 025: Privacy Law with Zack Heck + Is CIPP/US Certification Worth It?

    On this week’s episode, I talk with Faruki attorney Zack Heck about privacy law, CIPP/US certification, and have Zach answer the question everyone wants to know: “How I Graduated From Law School With A Job!” Find out more about CIPP/US Certification: https://iapp.org/certify/cippus/ Find out more about Faruki: http://www.ficlaw.com/ Read Zach’s ABA article ““Catfish” Added to […]

  • 024: Avvo's Dan Lear Drops In + Ditching a Job Offer You Accepted Already?

    On this week’s episode, I discuss accepting a job offer, but continuing to look for another job. Plus, I talk with Avvo’s Director of Industry Relations Dan Lear. He’s also the mastermind behind “Right Brain Law,” which we discuss on the show, in addition to having Dan answer the question everyone wants to know: “How […]