Interviewing Tips

2015 Peer-to-Peer Employer Insights

In addition to your employer research, get insider perspectives from 3Ls (Class of 2016) who have generously volunteered their time to answer your questions. More than 150 employers from the following sectors are listed: Law Firms | Judicial | Government | Public Interest | Business | Academic If you are a 3L and would like […]

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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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Lawcountability, J.D. iPhone App now available

Texas Law students may download the Lawcountability, J.D. iPhone app via iTunes. The Lawcountability, J.D. app is designed to support Lawcountability, J.D. subscribers at law schools nationwide, who are interested in accessing the weekly videos, tasks, goals, journal, and dashboard associated with their individual accounts. You can marry great ideas and dynamic technology to help […]

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How to Nail the On-Campus Interview

(August 7, 2014 via The American Lawyer): Grover Cleveland, author of Swimming Lessons for Baby Sharks: The Essential Guide to Thriving as a New Lawyer, gives law students tips on surviving (and winning) on-campus interviews via his article “How to Nail the On-Campus Interview” on The American Lawyer.

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Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Rising 3L, Michelle Hood

The CSO asked several students and recent grads 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, Michelle Hood, who will be splitting […]

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Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Rising 3L, C.C. Huang

The CSO asked several students and recent grads 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, C.C. Huang, who is working this […]

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Navigating Fall OCI: Advice from Rising 3L, Samoneh Kadivar

The CSO asked several students and recent grads 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, Samoneh Kadivar, who will be splitting […]

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Vault Career Insider Now Available

UT Law students now have access to the Vault Career Insider, which is is an educational tool that provides you unlimited, online access to comprehensive career information and management tools. It includes access to: Industry and Professions: Build the foundation for your career search by researching a broad range of disciplines with quick, easy-to-read profiles […]

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