Category Archives: Mind The Gap

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The Journey to Getting out of Student Loan Debt

The headlines says it all, “Student Loan Debt Hits $1 Trillion.” As a bankruptcy lawyer, I get to talk about a subject that’s rarely discussed — debt. What’s missing from the headlines are discussions on ways to practically manage debt.

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5 Tips for Navigating Conferences for the Introverted Lawyer

Jeena Cho and Gina Maria Mele, M.S. Let’s imagine for a moment that you’re at a large conference. There are hundreds of people there. You don’t recognize anyone. How does…

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Mind the Gap Participant’s Pro Bono Work Saves a Family’s Home

BASF’s Mind the Gap (MTG) program provides recently licensed attorneys who are unemployed or underemployed with training, work experience, mentorship connections and debt reduction information as they bridge the gap…

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Robert Half Legal Sees More Hiring Activity in the Legal Industry [INFOGRAPHIC]

Litigation is leading the hiring   The legal field should see more hiring activity in the months ahead, new research indicates. Nearly one-third (31 percent) of lawyers interviewed by Robert…

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Now Hiring: 3 Keys for New Attorneys to Find Success in a Difficult Job Market

Over the last several years, the legal industry has changed and the result is weaker demand for associate positions.  The cause for this change can be attributed to the Great…