A Day in the Life
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A Day in the Life of a Jones Day Junior Associate
What does a day in the life of a junior associate look like? The answer to that question, like the answer to most questions in the legal profession, is “it depends.
Practice Perspectives: Vault’s Guide to Legal Practice Areas, 2023 Edition
I often say that if I had known more about the different areas of law as a law student, I might still be practicing law. While I’m happy with the path my career has taken, I believe that law students deserve greater insight into the actual practice of law and all the different practice areas than law school classes can provide.
A Day in the Life of a Brand Communications Intern at Radio Flyer
Check out a typical day in the life of a Radio Flyer Brand Communications Intern! Follow Keertana as she takes us along on her commute to Radio Flyer’s Chicago HQ.
Q&A with Mikayla Angel, a Former Unilever Intern Turned Unilever Future Leader
Mikayla Angel is a former Unilever intern and now in her first year of Unilever’s Future Leaders Program, which provides young professions with challenging and purposeful opportunities that accelerate their ability to take on business leadership roles. Mikayla is a Customer Development Unilever Future Leader and currently in her first rotation—as a sales analyst for Dollar General, a Unilever customer.
Announcing The 2023 Best Law Firms to Work For
Continuing with our rolling release of the 2023 rankings, we proudly present this year's Best Law Firms to Work For.Repeating as the overall winner is McDermott, Will & Emery. Rounding out the overall top ten are:2: Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP3: O'Melveny & Myers LLP4: Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP5: Clifford Chance US LLP6: Ropes & Gray LLP7: Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP8: Dechert LLP9: Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP10: Paul Hastings LLPWe also provide rankings in each of the specific subcategories of our survey.
A Day in the Life of a Litigation Associate
Dylan Bolduc, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP7:30 a.m. – Wake up.
A Week in the Life of Two Winston Associates
A Week in the Life of Two Winston Associates We asked two associates to share a few highlights from a typical workweek at Winston. John Secaras, a fifth-year associate in Chicago works in the firm’s rapidly growing Transactions Department and specializes in M&A and private equity deals.
What Does an SEO Specialist Do All Day?
SEO specialists are essential to just about every business today. As a result, they’re in very high demand.
Growth Mindset-A Key to Success
We all face challenges and changes—and we have had plenty of both lately—but it is how we cope and respond that helps frame our next steps. One approach worth exploring is having a growth mindset rather than a fixed mindset.
Day in the Life of a Cybersecurity Specialist
I’m a cybersecurity specialist. My job is to protect digital data and prevent it from being lost or stolen.
Holiday Gift Guide for Lawyers and Law Students
If you have a lawyer (or law student) in your life that you care about, you may be wondering just how to shop for their holiday gifts. We've used this space to highlight the stress and pressure of the profession before, and these issues are well-known.
A Day in the Life: Ropes & Gray Corporate Associate
Lindsay Richardson is an associate in Ropes & Gray's corporate department. Lindsay practices primarily in the firm’s private equity group and represents private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in connection with mergers and acquisitions, going-private transactions, leveraged buyouts and equity investments, as well as general corporate matters.
A Day in the Life: Researcher
7:00 AM: I get on the train and head into the city with a sheaf of research notes from the night before. 8:00 AM: Arrive at work.
A Day in the Life: In-House Grant Writer
This is the day in the life of a fictional grant writer who works for a $5 million regional nonprofit organization with a mission to expand respite care services for families with mentally ill children. 9:00 a.m.
A Day in the Life: Social Media Manager
Ever wonder what a social media manager does all day? If so, check out the below: one social media manager tells Vault what she does during each minute of her day at work.
A Day in the Life: Communications Consultant
My role on the Inclusion & Diversity (I&D) team as a Communications Consultant is to spread awareness of I&D initiatives and share the importance of inclusion to the 40k+ Humana associates across the country. It’s important that we inform our associates of the significance of diversity and how it ties to the reality of our workplace, community and our members.
Day in the Life: Process Manager, Environmental Sustainability
9 AM: Arrive at the office to check emails and voicemails from my team and partners. With a meeting set for next week with our buildings and procurement partners, we must determine this week what we want to achieve as a department this year and how our partners can help us get there.
A Day in the Life: Portfolio Company Manager
5:45 AM: Wake up, quick workout, even-quicker breakfast. 6:30 AM: I participate in a conference with a European shareholder.
A Day in the Life: IT Project Manager
8:00 - 8:30 PM: I like to get in early so that I have a jump on things. I like to have the miscellany out of the way by the time everyone else gets there.
A Day in the Life: Graphic Designer/Art Director
Vault Day in the Life: Ishan KhoslaDesignation: Art Director, OwnerCompany Name: Ishan Khosla DesignAge: 32Education:I did my B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Washington, Seattle.
A Day in the Life: Genetic Counselor
Deborah Brugman, MS, CGC, is a genetic counselor at Indiana University's Department of Medical & Molecular Genetics. Previously, she has done pre-natal genetic counseling and helped coordinate a Down syndrome clinic.
A Day in the Life: Analyst in a Quantitative Analytics Group (Energy)
7:30 AM: Arrive at the office at your usual time – work hours are more or less similar to those of the traders, mirroring the operating hours of commodities exchanges. 7:30 AM: Arrive at the office at your usual time – work hours are more or less similar to those of the traders, mirroring the operating hours of commodities exchanges.
Day in the Life: Entry-Level Scientist in Biotech
What are your responsibilities? In my job, I investigate the solid form of a compound or active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) to see the way its molecules are arranged.