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How to Change Your Job-Search Approach and Turn Rejections into Offers

by Jamie Carlstedt | February 19, 2021

Here are four tips for making sure you’re taking the correct approach with your job search—and effectively communicating your skills, knowledge, and experiences.

Interview Questions You Should Ask in the Wake of COVID-19

by Mary Kate Sheridan | February 17, 2021

These sample interview questions will help you explore how your target law firms have responded to the coronavirus pandemic.

How to Answer “Why Did You Decide to Pursue a Legal Career?”

by Ashley Reed | February 16, 2021

The question “Why Did You Decide to Pursue a Legal Career?” is bound to come up in your next legal job interview. Here are three approaches for tackling it.

3 Tricky Interview Questions and How to Answer Them

by Matt Casadona | February 16, 2021

Here are three common—and tricky—interview questions, along with specific tactics for answering them.

Why Blue Matter Is Different from Other Consulting Firms

by Blue Matter Consulting | February 11, 2021

If you’re a consultant who’s looking for your next big career move—or if you’re thinking about a career in consulting—then you’re probably doing a lot of research. Learn what makes Blue Matter different from other firms.

What to Do When You're Overqualified for a Job

by David Pagotto | February 09, 2021

People who don't get the job because they're overqualified may wonder why they are being penalized for being too good. Let’s discuss what being overqualified means and what you can do about it.

What to Include in a Follow-Up Email After Your Interview

by Owen Baker | February 02, 2021

Sending a follow-up email after an interview is a great way to stand out from the crowd. Here are seven tips for writing a great follow-up.

Interview Questions that Vault's Top 10 Law Firms Ask

by Vault Law Editors | January 26, 2021

Answering mock interview questions is key in preparing for your legal interview. Check out these real questions asked by Vault’s most prestigious law firms.

Vault's 2021 Ranking of the Best Consulting Firms in Europe and Asia-Pacific

by Stephan Maldonado | January 19, 2021

We're thrilled to announce the release of our annual rankings of the Best Consulting Firms to Work For in Europe and Asia-Pacific America for 2021! See who's No. 1 around the world.

Vault's 2021 Rankings of the Best Consulting Firms to Work For

by Stephan Maldonado | January 13, 2021

We're thrilled to announce the release of our annual rankings of the Best Consulting Firms to Work For in North America for 2021! See who came out on top amidst a year of unprecedented upheaval.

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