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The Effects of Hybrid and Remote Work on Entry-Level Employees, and What Companies Can Do to Help

by Rob Porter | June 01, 2023

Despite all its benefits, remote work can have some negative effects on entry-level hires. We talk about the problems and the solutions.

The Summer Program at Paul Hastings

by Paul Hastings | May 31, 2023

In this Summer Resource Center video post, learn about the summer program at Paul Hastings.

Allen & Overy's US Presence and DEI Commitment

by Allen & Overy | May 31, 2023

In this sponsored series of infographics, learn about Allen & Overy's US presence, as well as their commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

RSM: A Top-Ranked Accounting Firm That Truly Cares About Employee Wellbeing

by Vault-Firsthand | May 30, 2023

In this short video, several RSM employees talk about the top-ranked firm's unique culture and its strong focus on wellbeing.

6 Key Soft Skills Your Resume Needs

by Rob Porter | May 30, 2023

Soft skills are highly sought-after and can help make your resume stand out. Here are some great soft skills that you should seek to develop.

An Inside Look at Law Firm Recruiting

by Nicole Levin Mesard, Partner-Debevoise & Plimpton LLP | May 30, 2023

In this sponsored post from Debevoise & Plimpton, one of their partners and their recruiting chair gives some inside tips on the recruitment process.

Seven Tips for Summer Associate Success (Plus One Bonus)

by Vault Law Editors | May 26, 2023

This infographic details eight tips for summer associate success, adapted from a sponsored post by Proskauer Rose.

How to Practice for a Job Interview

by Rob Porter | May 26, 2023

Got an important job interview coming up? Here are some great tips to help you practice and get confident.

5 Tips for Ensuring a Job Is the Right Fit for You

by Andrew Fennell | May 24, 2023

Here are five easy tips for making sure an employer meets your needs.

Why You Shouldn’t Use ChatGPT to Write Your College and Grad School Admissions Essays

by Rob Porter | May 24, 2023

It can be tempting to use AI programs such as ChatGPT to help you write your college admissions essay. Here's why you shouldn't.