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Archive for February, 2010

You’ve probably heard it over and over again.  Don’t forget to set your Facebook privacy settings.  And you really should actually do it.  Read this lawyerist.com article and set your privacy settings in 10 minutes.

The Real Property Law Section of the SDCBA will be hosting a Networking Reception.  This is an opportunity to meet your colleagues, make new acquaintances, and learn about the Real Property Law Section. Light hors d’oeuvres, beer and wine will be provided. The cost to attend is $7.00. Law students are free. Date:  Thursday, February […]

Don’t forget to attend the CWSL Pro Bono Fair!  It will be a great chance to network with the legal community and learn more about areas of the law you may have an interest in. Date:  Thursday, February 11, 2010Time:  12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.Location:  1st and 2nd Floor Lobbies of 350 Building

Not sure if you should set up a LinkedIn account?  Already have one but could improve upon it?  Check out this Lawyerist.com article on why you should set up a LinkedIn page and ways to improve upon an existing one.

Attend the seminar “How to Work a Room: Essential Networking Skills” to help increase your chances of getting the job you really want. Date:  February 9, 2010Time:  12:15 – 1:05 p.m.Location:  Lecture Hall 1

As part of the ABA Water Resources Committee’s annual water law conference in San Diego, the committee is participating in a public service project in Balboa Park.  Conference attendees and volunteers are invited to participate in an urban landscaping event. Date:  Wednesday, February 17, 2010Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pmLocation:  Balboa Park To volunteer contact […]

Meet and catch up with local attorney veterans.  All attorneys who are current or former service members are encouraged to attend the event.Beverages and light hors d’ oeuvres will be served. Date:  Tuesday, February 9, 2010Time:  6:00 pm- 7:30 pmLocation:  Lawton Law FirmEmerald Plaza402 West Broadway, Suite 1860 RSVP to Joe Kracht at Joe@lawtonlaw.com

Read this law.com article to help you prepare for a panel interview.  Below is a reprinted excerpt of the article. “Rather than being intimidated by facing multiple interviewers at the same time, you can ace a panel interview with some preparation. Basically, you need to follow the rules for one-on-one interviews, but with a few tweaks. […]

Need to improve your telephone conversational skills?  An interview by telephone can be just as important as an in-person interview.  Read this lawjobs.com article to learn about tips and suggestions to make sure you are called back.

Sometimes you may find yourself preparing for an interview that includes a lunch with two or three other partners or associates.  Attached is an article from lawjobs.com for tips on how to survive a mealtime interview.

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