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Nina Pasterny, our resident Watson Glaser & Ravens Matrices superstar (she scored 98% on WG and 92% on RM!!! 😱) shares her tips on how she did it… and how you can too. Listen up!
Tafadzwa, one of our STRIVE mentors and trainee at Clyde & Co, shares his commercial awareness tips.
Kristians Butins, 3rd year Law Student at the University of York, sits down with us to give you four strategies he used to get a Training Contract with Magic Circle Law Firm Clifford Chance.
Hi, my name is Sana and I graduated with a law degree from the University of Sheffield. I will be undertaking the Spring Vacation Scheme at Norton Rose Fulbright this April! I’m currently carrying out the Legal Practice Course at the University of Sheffield and hope to secure a training contract within commercial law.
Using examples? Check. Identifying transferrable skills? Check. STAR technique? Check. So what am I still doing wrong?!?!? Our co-founder, Bertilla Chow, gives you the one secret that TC holders won’t tell you about how they aced their TC competency answers.
What are firms really looking for in Case Studies? This article could make or break your training contract interview.
Ceej Ntsiu is a future trainee solicitor at Shoosmiths LLP and a founder of ComAware.net. Here’s his top tips on his journey towards securing a TC. Head on over to ComAware too to make sure you’re up to date with everything you need to know to ace those Assessment Centres!
Sana Shafi, co-founder of STRIVE, gives a low-down of exactly what goes through the mind of a successful applicant when drafting an application for a vacation scheme or training contract