Ms. JD Weekly Roundup: Week Ending July 19, 2013
Congratulations to the Ms. JD readers prearing for the bar exam! You're almost at the finish line. Here are some scheduling tips for the final two weeks of bar prep! There are also plenty of articles about fighting stress during the bar exam. And if you're looking for bar trip inspiration, take a look at this article about law school graduates studying for the bar in popular vacation spots!
We're also in the middle of the clerkship hiring season! Are you still deciding whether a clerkship is right for you? Take a look at this interview with a federal district court clerk, and learn more about the experience!
We often talk about gender discrimination, but what does it look like and how does it make a difference? A recent blog post is taking an inside look at gender discrimination in the hiring process. Take a look at the impact of adding "Mr." to a resume.
As female attorneys and law students, we are always looking for ways to improve. But what if the best way to improve is to change your definition of failure? Take a look at this article about a healthy and productive perspective on our daily missteps!
Here's another suggestion for improvement! Some of the most successful people have one common conversational trait: they pay attention! A recent blog post is describing the impact of empathy on professional success!
Are you considering a job or career change? Take a look at the ABA Journal's 3 signs that it's time to quit your job before you take the leap!
Here's a note for everyone in NYC! On July 24 and 25, 2013, the National Association of Women Lawyers will be holding its Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon. The event will honor those who have made significant contributions to diversifying the legal profession. Don't forget to register before time runs out!