How to Stand Out in Your Job Search
Ojen Sirin was a panelist at the Boston Bar Association's webinar, "How to Stand Out in Your Job Search." Sponsored by the Committee for New Lawyer Employment, this program featured a panel discussion for recent law school graduates.
The program was based on an article by Jen Perrigo, Assistant Dean of Career Services at Boston College Law School titled Five Tips to Stand Out (in a good way!) in Your Job Applications.
Topics that were covered included:
- The speed at which one sends application materials
- The quality of one's application materials
- Demonstrating one's ability to contribute to a potential employer's mission
- Knowing important details about a potential employer
- Creating a connection