Lawyers: Maximizing Your Mobility

Guest Post by: Inti Knapp As legal recruiters, we work closely with employers to fulfill their lateral attorney hiring needs. Without exception, when legal industry employers describe their ideal candidate to us, they specify the following three criteria: Level of Experience In the legal job market, it’s possible to have “too much” experience because more … Continue reading Lawyers: Maximizing Your Mobility

Top 5 Issues We See in Alumni Resume Reviews

Did you know Alumni Career Services provides free virtual resume and cover letter reviews?   You can simply submit your resume and/or cover letter to acs@georgetown.edu with a brief description of the types of things you will be using it for and a member of our staff with respond via email with a critique within … Continue reading Top 5 Issues We See in Alumni Resume Reviews

Professional Summaries: Make It Count

The dreaded professional summary.  A good one is the Holy Grail of resume writing.  As I've mentioned in previous posts, I've seen a ton of resumes.  And I've seen very few with really strong professional summaries.  My philosophy is if it's not stellar, why waste the space?  Professional summaries that focus on fluff or soft … Continue reading Professional Summaries: Make It Count