How to get considered for a board seat

Make your pitch for a seat on the board a success with these handy hints.

7 tips for a better CV

Regardless of where you are in your career, an effective and up-to-date CV should be a key part of your professional portfolio.

The power of two-way mentoring

Mentoring is a well-known strategy for career development. The usual path is a one-way transfer of knowledge from someone with more experience to someone more…

Why go in-house?

In-house practices come in many shapes and sizes and the different structures are likely to suit people with different temperaments and priorities.

The best way to ask for a pay rise

Here are some strategies to tackle one of the trickiest work meetings around.

Is it time to leave your job?

How to recognise the warning signs and know when it’s time to go.

10 other jobs you can do with a law degree

The non-legal career options for law graduates and established lawyers are increasing. Here are 10 possibilities in case you want to make the move.

5 key requirements for partnership

Tips for building your case for progression.

Negotiating your contract

Here are some tips for negotiating a better job offer.

Boss or leader: is there really a difference?

The key to good leadership is that, as well as being likeable, leaders aren’t afraid to make hard calls. However, not all bosses are leaders.