There have been thousands of layoffs in the legal market since the financial crisis began, but if you are one of its casualties, you do have options and can still create opportunity, says attorney Ari Kaplan. Start thinking about who inspires you in your community and why. Then try to meet one or all of those individuals. You can rely on your personal style to determine the best approach. Kaplan suggests several means of deepening these connections and potentially creating your next job opportunity.
Networking Is Key to Navigating the Recession
The National Law Journal
March 6, 2009