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How to Write a Resume Summary That Stands Out

by Andrew Fennell | June 18, 2024

A well-crafted summary grabs recruiters’ attention and sets the tone for the rest of your resume. Here are six tips for writing a stand-out summary.

How to Excel in a Competitive Internship Program

by John Abercrombie | June 07, 2024

We offer strategies for leaving a lasting impression during your internship, acquiring useful skills, and opening doors for a potential job offers.

3 Career Lessons from Taylor Swift

by Emily Wiegand | June 06, 2024

Even Taylor Swift experiences career struggles, and here are 3 that we can learn from.

Practical Advice From the 2024 Vault Law Annual Associate Survey: Law School Tips

by Vault Law Editors | June 05, 2024

In this post from the Vault Law editors, we preview our 2024 survey results with some practical advice from current associates about law school.

How to Succeed in Big Law

by Paul, Weiss | June 04, 2024

In this video, Paul, Weiss hiring partners Greg Laufer, Elizabeth McColm and Laura Turano share advice on how to make the most of your BigLaw experience.

Job Seeker’s Guide to Social Media Background Checks

by Rob Porter | May 31, 2024

Potential employers may conduct social media background checks on candidates to determine whether they're a good fit. Here's what you need to know.

Practical Advice From the 2024 Vault Law Annual Associate Survey: Summer Program Tips

by Nancy Vesta | May 30, 2024

In this sneak peek from our 2024 Annual Associate Survey, we present some tips given by current associates about making the most of your summer program.

5 High-Paying Careers That Let You Work from Home

by Rob Porter | May 09, 2024

Job seekers are still looking for jobs that let them work remotely. Here are some high-paying careers that let you work from home.

Mastering the Market: In-Demand Skills for Product Managers in 2024

by Rob Porter | May 01, 2024

Product managers are responsible for overseeing a product's entire lifecycle. Here are some key skills that are in demand.

Identifying and Overcoming Imposter Syndrome for Students and Professionals

by Rob Porter | April 25, 2024

Pervasive thoughts of self-doubt and inadequacy can have a negative impact on your work. Here's how to overcome imposter syndrome.