Posting your resume online is a lot like posting a personal ad on the Internet. You have to answer a bunch of questions, and then you get a blank area to fill in personal information. Paralegal Sarah Klem says that, as with dating, it's important to have chemistry with your future co-workers and bosses -- after all, you will be spending more time with them than with your significant other. Therefore, show your real personality. If they don't like or don't get it, then they are not the firm for you.
Commentary: When Job Searching Online, Let 'You' Shine Through
The Legal Intelligencer
November 20, 2007