New Training Contract Vacancy (Sept 2015 Start), Sykes Anderson Perry, London

Vacancy Posted Here On: 2 March 2015 Name of firm/company: Sykes Anderson Perry Location: City of London Job Vacancy: Training Contract Vacancy (Sep 2015 Start) Job Type: Permanent Minimum Requirements: Bright motivated candidates with a minimum 2:1 or equivalent degree and who have completed the LPC or who will do so this year. Salary: Not Specified How […]

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eBook Recommendation – Legally Started: tried and tested strategies to break into the legal profession

I was recently pleased to help out with the design for a new eBook authored by City solicitor Luke Murphy. It’s aimed at giving students and graduates a leg up into the legal profession. It contains some great advice around some job search and career progression strategies you need to know. I thoroughly recommend you […]

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Building The Foundations For a Solid Training Contract Application

There is plenty of advice given on how to make a successful training contract application. However, if you don’t put the right foundations in place first, you may find your applications are unsuccessful even if you follow all of the application advice. Therefore, I want to give you some advice on how to build the […]

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How To Beat Procrastination Over Your Applications

I’m sure most of you will have experienced procrastination in some form or another – it’s an unfortunate fact of life for many of us. However, there are things you can do to overcome it and to help you make progress with your training contract or vacation scheme applications. Feeling A Bit Stuck Procrastination is that […]

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The Difference Between Excellent Applications & Good Applications

This article first appeared in Into The Law Magazine I asked some experienced graduate recruiters a question I often hear…. In your experience, which factors differentiate an excellent application from a good application?” Paula McMullan, Graduate Recruitment Manager at Gide Loyrette Nouel LLP (London), had this to say: A great application is one where I […]

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