Upcoming Event: The View from the Hiring Chair – Advice from Hiring Attorneys

By |2018-09-19T14:27:17+00:00September 19th, 2018|Events, Interviewing, Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

All law students are strongly encouraged to attend The View from the Hiring Chair: What makes Hiring Attorneys Extend a Job Offer on October 3 at 5PM in the Moot Court Room. Speakers will include: Pat Burke, C|M|LAW Class of 2003, a member of the Hiring Committee and an on-campus interviewer from Squire Patton Boggs Tonya Whitsett, C|M|LAW [...]

Interview Skills: Answering 31 Common Interview Questions

By |2018-09-19T09:10:00+00:00September 19th, 2018|Interviewing|

Preparing for upcoming job interviews? Assessing your performance on recent interviews? Check out this article, with 31 common interview questions and suggestions for how to answer them. Remember, also, that the OCP's Interview Skills Guide is a helpful resource. We also conduct mock interviews in the OCP, and we can help you set up a mock [...]

Reminder: Interview Skills Workshop on Friday, August 3

By |2018-08-02T11:22:02+00:00August 2nd, 2018|Interviewing, Job Search|

Don't miss the OCP's Interview Skills workshop on Friday, August 3, at 12PM in the Learning Commons. This workshop will help you to prepare for upcoming legal employment interviews, including upcoming on-campus interviews. Preparation is key for success in legal interviews and this workshop will help you better understand what to expect in a legal [...]

Save the Dates: Career Planning Fridays

By |2018-01-26T16:54:06+00:00January 26th, 2018|Events, Interviewing, Job Search|

At the suggestion of several students, the Office of Career Planning will offer a series of small group programming workshops this semester. Career Planning Fridays will launch on Friday, February 2 at 12PM where will we discuss legal employment interviews. Appropriate for all class years, we will cover material to help you prepare for job [...]

Upper Level Students: Spring Semester Career Planning

By |2018-01-26T13:14:54+00:00January 26th, 2018|Events, Interviewing, Job Search, Knowledge, Networking|

Are you ready to become the type of professional that employers are seeking? Events and workshops at the College of Law will help you to: - Increase your KNOWLEDGE. Know the legal market, hiring trends, practice areas and salary & employment data. - Build your PROFESSIONALISM. Learn about personal branding, leadership, professional communication and the [...]

University Wide Mock Interview Day

By |2017-09-25T14:29:30+00:00September 25th, 2017|Events, Interviewing, Job Search, Professionalism|

On Friday, September 29, the Cleveland State Career Center will hold a university-wide mock interview program that is open to law students. While the mock interviews are not law-specific, they are conducted by CSU alumni working in a wide variety of professional fields. Interviewers have experience in the private sector and the public sector. If [...]

Register for the Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair

By |2017-08-23T10:52:09+00:00August 23rd, 2017|Interviewing, Job Search|

Registration is now open for the nation's premier public sector conference and career fair: Equal Justice Works. Student registration and applications for interviews are going on now and end on September 13. The Conference and Career Fair is October 27 & 28, in Arlington, Virginia, and Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will be the Keynote Speaker! [...]