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8 Tips to Stay Productive When Working from Home

by Vault Careers | August 11, 2020

Working from home has become the norm for many of us, but that doesn't mean that it's always ideal. Check out this infographic to see how you can make the most of your home office.

5 Skills That Will Be In Demand in a Post-Pandemic World

by Heather Redding | August 09, 2020

COVID-19 will irrevocably change the modern workplace. Here are some of the skills you'll need to stand out from the crowd in a post-pandemic world.

5 Resources to Help College Students Gain Financial Independence

by Samantha Rupp | August 04, 2020

Financial independence is a crucial life step, and it often starts in college. Check out these tips for beginning your financial journey.

How to Handle Emergencies During Bar Exam Prep

by Ashley Reed | August 03, 2020

Studying for the bar exam is stressful, and a sudden emergency can make bar prep seem impossible. Read on for tips on how to respond if the worst happens.

Should You Go Straight to Law School from College or Take a Break?

by Vault Law Editors | July 29, 2020

The Vault Law interns weigh in on their paths to law school, and what advice they have for anyone considering making the leap to a legal career.

5 Things Students Lose While Learning Remotely

by Kaitlin McManus | July 22, 2020

Students and educators did an amazing job of adapting to remote learning last semester, but the adjustment was a huge one. Read on for some crucial aspects of higher education that students might miss out on with remote learning.

4 Career Lessons I Learned from Quarantine Binge-Watching

by Kaitlin McManus | July 15, 2020

We've all probably been watching a lot more TV these days—so what career lessons can we take away from some of our favorite shows?

Release Date For Vault's 2021 Law Firm Rankings

by Vault Law Editors | June 26, 2020

Read on for more details about the release date for Vault's 2021 law firm rankings.

How Trump’s Executive Order Halting H-1B Visas Affects International Students and Big Tech

by Derek Loosvelt | June 25, 2020

In the wake of President Trump's executive order freezing temporary work visas, including H-1Bs, we spoke to international student career expert Marcelo Barros.

Law Firm & Law School Responses to the Black Lives Matter Movement

by Vault Law Editors | June 11, 2020

In the aftermath of George Floyd's death and the ensuing protests, some law firms and law schools have joined the conversation. Read on for their responses.

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