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Why Pro Bono Work Is Essential to a Successful Legal Career

Sonja Sahlsten and Pejmon Pashai are associates at Finnegan in Washington, DC. In addition to their patent law practice, Sonja and Pejmon devote significant time to pro bono and have found the work challenging and fulfilling. Their pro bono work …

By Sonja Sahlsten and Pejmon Pashai—Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP - Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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Volunteer: State Conference Skills Conference

Help Us Develop a Qualified Workforce!

Share your expertise, advice, and products with the adult workforce within SkillsUSA Louisiana, Postsecondary, Adult Division in Alexandria, LA, April 2-5, 2023.

Competition judges, workforce specialists, product suppliers, and lead industry professionals can see …

By Sarah Seavey
Sarah Seavey
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Education Makes a difference to formerly incarcerated individuals!

LCTCS held its annual conference in fall of 2022. Fletcher Technical Community College selected Michael Jones, a multi-credentialed graduate, who spent time in prison, to speak about his journey and how the community college benefitted him.
Mr. Jones has a …
By Sarah Seavey
Sarah Seavey
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What Education Can Learn From Uber? Technology

Technology gives our generation the opportunity to revolutionize industries. Ridesharing apps such as Uber became the future of public transportation. So what can the education industry learn from Uber?

Disruption and evolution best describe the future state of education in …

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