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Welcome back to the Law School Toolbox podcast! Today, we're talking with ex-BigLaw recruiter Sadie Jones about how to pass the dreaded interview "happy hour test."
In this episode we discuss:
- What the "happy hour test" is
- Why you can’t forget to prepare for the social aspects of interviewing
- Red flag behaviors and conversation topics to avoid
- Why having and showing personality and healthy confidence is a good thing
- How to walk the line between arrogance and confidence
- Small things to do to start the interview off on a good note
- How to hold up your end of the conversation
- Why it is so important to be nice to everyone, not just your interviewer
- Is the Secret to Acing a Job Interview Passing the Happy Hour Test? (https://thegirlsguidetolawschool.com/02/is-the-secret-to-acing-a-job-interview-passing-the-happy-hour-test/)
- Podcast Episode 27: Job Interview Basics (https://lawschooltoolbox.com/podcast-episode-27-job-interview-basics/)
- Podcast Episode 173: FAQ’s About Resumes and Cover Letters (https://lawschooltoolbox.com/podcast-episode-173-frequently-asked-questions-about-resumes-and-cover-letters-w-sadie-jones/)
- Podcast Episode 175: Top Interview Questions (https://lawschooltoolbox.com/podcast-episode-175-top-interview-questions-with-ex-biglaw-recruiter-sadie-jones/)
- Podcast Episode 5: Maintaining Authenticity in the Legal Profession (https://lawschooltoolbox.com/podcast-episode-5-maintaining-authenticity-legal-profession/)
- How to Prepare for OCI Interviews (https://lawschooltoolbox.com/prepare-oci-interviews/)
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Alison & Lee
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