PODCAST: Write a legal blog, mind your Ps and Qs and get a job?
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PODCAST: Write a legal blog, mind your Ps and Qs and get a job?

PODCAST: Kevin Poulter and Alex Aldridge discuss blogging with Leon Glenister As Hardwicke Building found out last week, lawyers who enjoy writing in their free time can sometimes cause problems. But, on balance, most barristers’ chambers and law firms look favourably on applicants with a few bylines to their name – and as the Barbara … Continue reading

Are ‘Spotted’ pages setting students up for a fall?
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Are ‘Spotted’ pages setting students up for a fall?

An article in the Guardian has described a new trend amongst students.  ‘Spotted’ pages have been set up to allow those studying in university libraries to distract themselves by anonymously posting comments about other students in an online forum on Facebook.  Although there seems to be an inevitable movement from harmless joviality and flirtation to pointed abuse extending beyond … Continue reading