Many of those who go to law school dream of becoming an attorney in the sports and entertainment industries. However, despite valiant efforts, most never make their dream a reality due to the high level of competition for the small number of roles in these coveted practice areas.
My client, a General Counsel in the tech industry, was ready to move to a new company. The problem was that she had been happily employed for the last ten years and hadn't had to think about marketing herself during that time.
Our problems exist on two levels, the surface level and the underlying level. Surface level problems are what you are aware of like my client, a program manager at a large non-profit, who said, “I don’t know what I want to do next”.
Are you wondering how to take the next big step in your career?
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