Georgetown Law will open at 11:00 am on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, with liberal leave in effect. The Law Library will open at its regular hour. All in-class exams scheduled to begin at 9:00 am will begin at 1:30 pm.
PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR AN UPDATE AT 9:00 AM, Tuesday, December 10th, for any changes to the Law Center's operating status resulting from changes in the weather.
All designated emergency employees must report to work on time. All other employees are expected to report to work by 11:00 am. Employees may take unscheduled leave, but should contact their supervisor to discuss the needs of their unit and individual circumstances.
Special events and programs scheduled to start before 11:00 am will be delayed and may be cancelled. Please check with your program planner to determine status.
Job Search Skills
Success in your job search and in your career over the long term depends not only upon enhancing your substantive legal knowledge, but also upon learning and enhancing a wide array of more generally useful skills that will help you to choose an area in which to focus, identify opportunities to work and grow in your chosen area, and present yourself effectively to potential employers as an appealing candidate. The resources gathered here are designed to help you to discover, explore, and develop these crucial areas of competency in professional development.
- LL.M. Career Planning Strategies
- Career Options and Practice Settings
- Preparing an Effective Resume
- Drafting Effective Cover Letters and Post-Interview Correspondence
- A Guide to Effective Interviewing, Callbacks, and Offers
- Writing Samples, Transcripts, and References
- Professional Persona