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Boosting Soft Skills

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How do legal professionals stand out in today’s competitive legal talent pool? Do they achieve academic excellence? Possess superior legal skills? Are they the top billers at their law firms? These are all important considerations, but may not be enough to set a candidate apart from the competition. In today’s legal market, more and more […]

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Moving Up: 4 Tips for Making Partner

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At ZSA, our consultants have an ear to the ground on the ins-and-outs of achieving partnership roles. Over the last number of years, however, we’ve seen the “traditional” path from associate to partner narrow and become more competitive. This week, we’ve asked our consultants for their insights into these trends, and how to push towards […]

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5 Tips on How to Enrich Your Network

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Job seekers will agree that one piece of advice they often receive is to “network, network, network.” But in the midst of a job search (and, let’s face it, multiple other obligations competing for your time), it can be daunting to set aside a single moment for something that is not necessarily tied to a […]

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Legal Technology & Legal Practice

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Innovation in legal technology has not only changed the face of legal practice, but has also created new areas of demand in the legal market. “Globally, demand for e-Discovery, forensic technology and data governance services continue to grow in the legal, forensic, and consulting fields,” says Mike Race, a Senior Consultant with ZSA. While it […]

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Getting Hired in the Digital Age

 “With the digital age upon us, having a professional, thorough and accurate LinkedIn profile can very easily be the difference between securing an interview and having your application discarded. Ask yourself, ‘would I apply to my dream job with a print out of my LinkedIn profile? If the answer is ‘no’, then you need to […]

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The Perfect Resume

Here at ZSA, we spend a lot of time looking at resumes and there are some that just grab our attention more than others. Whether you’re cleaning up an old resume or starting from scratch, here’s what our consultants think you should know. The first thing you’ll need to consider is content. Think hard about […]

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