You know that in order to apply for jobs, you need a few basic things: resume, cover letter, references, and some luck. But these aren't the only potential tools in your arsenal. Some jobs require other items in applications, like a portfolio, writing or coding samples, or links, and you probably know whether or not jobs in your field typically have requirements like these. But there are more tools available than just the necessary ones. Check out this infographic for ideas on aspects to add to your job search for maximum results and opportunities.
Being your own boss often means working from wherever you want, setting your own hours, taking random days off, and making all the decisions without needing permission from a higher-up. But while self-employment might be the dream for many people, very few are living it.
What should you do if you’re staring down the barrel of your first midterm in a week or two, and you haven’t prepared as much as you planned to by this point in the semester? Or what if you have, but you’re simply not sure how to maximize your time and effort in the final days leading up to the test?
Your first open memo is due, and you’re not sure if you have done all the research correctly or found all the law you need to cite. Or maybe you’re staring at a blank page that needs to become a client motion, and you need some inspiration for crafting a winning argument.