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Managing Teams with Both Remote and In-Person Employees

by Sara Korolevich | October 03, 2023

A new workplace survey focusing on productivity, promotions, and compensation sheds light on how managers can bridge the gap between remote and office workers.

Finding and Using Mentors to Grow Your Legal Career

by Carter Isham | October 02, 2023

Takeaways from a Diversity Summit panel discussion on finding and using mentors to grow a legal career, including how to find mentors, and build a mentor panel.

Best Part-Time Jobs for College Students

by Josh Collins | October 02, 2023

Having a part-time job while you’re in college can boost your finances, skill set, resume, and network. Here are six great part-time jobs to consider.

Warning Signs to Watch Out for During the Interview Process

by Rob Porter | October 02, 2023

Keeping an eye out for red flags during the interview process will save your sanity later on. Here are some of the biggest ones to watch out for.

How to Handle Difficult Feedback and Criticism at Work

by Kamal Ortiz | September 29, 2023

Learning to effectively manage difficult feedback and criticism is essential expert tips to turn challenges into opportunities for growth.

5 Challenges First-Year College Students Face

by Rob Porter | September 28, 2023

For many people, college is the first major step into adulthood. Here's how first-year students can overcome some of their biggest challenges.

The Top Deciding Factors for First-Year Associates Choosing BigLaw Firms in 2023

by Vault Law Editors | September 27, 2023

In this infographic based on data from the 2023 Vault Law Associate Survey, learn the top six reasons first-year associates chose their BigLaw firms.

Top Reasons Why People Left Their Employers in 2023

by Rob Porter | September 26, 2023

In the last few years, many people decided to leave their jobs in hopes of better wages, employee perks, and benefits. Here are the most common reasons why.

The 2023 Vault Law Firm Diversity Survey: Key Findings, Part 1

by Carter Isham | September 26, 2023

Review the key findings from the 2023 Vault Law Firm Diversity Survey, including statistics on diversity initiatives for large firms and midsize firms.

Video Q&A with a Ropes & Gray Private Capital Transactions Associate

by Marcus Nemeth, Ropes & Gray | September 25, 2023

In this sponsored video from Ropes & Gray, hear from a 4th year Private Capital Transactions associate about his practice, his firm, and his personal life.