Career Services Blog

Why Your Handshake Matters (and How to Get it Right)

(From The Daily Muse) A Fortune 500 CEO once said that when he had to choose between two candidates with similar qualifications, he gave the position to the candidate with the better handshake. Extreme? Perhaps, but he’s actually not alone in his judgment. Experts say that handshakes are “more important than agreeableness, conscientiousness, or emotional […]

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Mock Interview Week – Signup Begins on Wed., July 29, 2015

Mock Interview Week August 3-10, 2015 in the Career Services Interview Suite Improve your interviewing skills and receive feedback prior to Fall OCI and off-campus interview programs by practicing with a CSO Career Counselor. Students will be able to directly schedule a 30-minute, in-person mock interview via Symplicity. Sign up is on a first-come, first-served […]

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Finish Strong!

Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com), who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners, recently posted this in her July 2015 enewsletter. In a few short weeks, most summer associates and interns will start to focus on completing work assignments and returning to school. If you’re among them, please do not make the mistake of slacking off now. To the extent […]

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Free Fellowships 101 Program in Washington, D.C. on July 9, 2015

Fellowships 1o1 Thursday, July 9, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Georgetown Law (Gewirz Student Center, 120 F Street NW; 12th Floor) in Washington, D.C. The Washington Council of Lawyers is pleased to announce the return of Fellowships 101, its annual introduction to postgraduate public interest fellowships. An expert panel will walk you through project-based fellowships, such as those sponsored […]

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Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Audrey Bartosh, 3L

The CSO asked several students to share their advice on navigating the Fall OCI recruiting season. Over the summer we will be sharing their tips about the research and bidding process, including strategies for ranking employers, what to expect during OCI, and more. Rising 3L student, Audrey Bartosh, candidly shares her Fall OCI advice: What […]

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Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Priscilla Bowens, 3L

The CSO asked several students to share their advice on navigating the Fall OCI recruiting season. Over the summer we will be sharing their tips about the research and bidding process, including strategies for ranking employers, what to expect during OCI, and more.  Rising 3L student, Priscilla Bowens, who will be splitting her time this […]

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Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Anthony Franklyn, 3L

The CSO asked several students to share their advice on navigating the Fall OCI recruiting season. Over the summer we will be sharing their tips about the research and bidding process, including strategies for ranking employers, what to expect during OCI, and more. Rising 3L student, Anthony Franklyn, who will be splitting his time this […]

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Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Luke Thomas, 3L

The CSO asked several students to share their advice on navigating the Fall OCI recruiting season. Over the summer we will be sharing their tips about the research and bidding process, including strategies for ranking employers, what to expect during OCI, and more.  3L student, Luke Thomas, who will be splitting his time this summer at […]

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10 Ways To Make a Positive Lasting Impression This Summer

Mary Crane (www.marycrane.com), who conducts our 1L Etiquette Dinners, recently posted this in her June 2015 enewsletter. About a month ago, you made your first foray into the world of professional work. Odds are that you made a great first impression. Use the next month to build a lasting impression that will lead to a job offer […]

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