Signup for Lawcountabilty, J.D. – Networking & Professional Development Resource!

Now in its second year, Lawcountability, J.D. is an online professional development tool for Texas Law students. This platform (and iPhone app) will help you improve your networking skills, assist you with applying key job search strategies, and connect you with prospective employers. Its sister platform, Lawcountability.com, is used by practicing attorneys for their professional development.

Whether you’re seeking a career in the private or public sector, Lawcountability, J.D. provides:

  • Weekly, on-demand programs (approx. 10-minutes long) that show you how to connect with the people you are trying to meet;
  • Automated email reminders to help you execute your goals; and
  • The ability to identify your objectives and fit them into your busy schedule.

The first program, “Getting a Job Begins With Branding,” begins today, September 21. Learn more here.

Fall 2015 (12 Programs)
9/21 – Getting a Job Begins With Branding
9/28 – Reach Out to Professionals By Doing This
10/5 – Here’s How to Contact More Lawyers (Repeat Program Due to Fall Break)
10/12 – Here’s How to Contact More Lawyers (Repeat Program Due to Fall Break)
10/19 – An Easy Way for Figuring Out Who to Meet
10/26 – Why Getting a Mentor Matters
10/26 – Become More Comfortable Networking By Doing This
11/2 – Stand Out By Being Just Slightly Above Average
11/9 – Work a Room Without Working Too Hard
11/16 – A Fantastic Way to Follow Up
11/23 – A Great Networking Idea for Thanksgiving
11/30 – Gratitude and Getting a Job
12/15 – Making the Most of the Holidays

First-Year Primer Series (3 programs)
10/26 – Why Networking Matters to You
11/2 – The Best Social Media Strategy for 1Ls
11/9 – Don’t Just Set Goals

Spring 2016 (14 programs)
1/12 – Information Interviews Will Bear Fruit If You Do This
1/25 – Why CLE Can Get You a Job
2/1 – The Best Kept Secret to Reaching Alumni
2/8 – How Bar Associations Can Boost Your Job Search
2/15 – Making Friends in Non-Legal Fields
2/22 – Become a Better Public Speaker Using These Tips
2/29 – Raise Your Profile with Panel Discussions
3/7 – How Facebook Can Help Your Future with Professionals (Repeat Program Due to Spring Break)
3/14 – How Facebook Can Help Your Future with Professionals (Repeat Program Due to Spring Break)
3/21 – Choosing Charity to Cultivate Community
3/28 – Gaining a Competitive Advantage with LinkedIn Groups
4/4 – Getting it All Done
4/11 – Getting Published to Meet Almost Any Job Prospect
5/16 – Boost Your Profile This Summer by Blogging
5/23 – Success Traits for Summer Hires