Don't Wait for Opportunities to Find You
The initial weeks of an attorney's first job out of law school are filled with excitement and optimism. Finally embarking on your chosen career after seven years of school and a long summer spent studying for the bar exam is exhilarating. But as fall fades into winter and you become more familiar with your new colleagues and the tasks that now occupy your days, it can be easy for some of your initial enthusiasm to wane. At that point it is critical to recognize the opportunities in even the most basic tasks you are assigned to and seize them.
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