Wisnik Career Enterprises, Inc.

Wisnik Career Enterprises, Inc. is committed to helping you achieve your goals. We specialize in placing law firm talent in the following areas:
  • Marketing/BD
  • Recruiting
  • Administrative
  • Professional Development
  • Practice Management

Wisnik’s Wisdom

March Gratitude

March 20, 2018

March symbolizes great beginnings for me. In March of 1969, I arrived in the US with my parents and younger brother.  We were amongst the last Jews to leave Poland when approximately 13,000 Jews were strongly encouraged by the ruling Communist Party to give up their citizenship and exit the country.  Twenty-two years ago this month, […]

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Hacks for Better Time & Project Management

February 28, 2018

How is it possible that two months of 2018 have already gone by?  If you have not yet had a chance to work on those important projects you identified in early January, these tips from our Time & Project Management training program are for you! 1. Start your day with an action plan: Before you leave […]

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NALP Summit Highlights

January 31, 2018

Last week I attended NALP’s Program in New York, which featured speakers who gave us an overview of the Big Law legal market and hiring trends. Gretta Rusanow provided a summary of the Citi Hildebrandt Client Advisory Report, which is based on Am Law 100 Firm leaders’ feedback. The report revealed the following findings: Marketplace […]

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Review Your 2017 and Make Strategic Decisions

January 9, 2018

It’s the second week of the new year! Whether you set goals for 2017 or not, I highly recommend taking a few minutes to review the year that just passed to gain insights and focus for 2018. Most candidates I meet with say they want to play a strategic role at their firms. How about […]

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Year-End Trend Analysis

December 14, 2017

2017 was a very good year business-wise for us and I am very grateful!  Looking back at the 153 jobs we worked on this year, there are definitely some trends that appear. BD Manager Roles and Mar/Comm Roles on the Rise We continued to see more new BD roles than any other type of jobs […]

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The Rise of Business Intelligence in Law Firms

November 29, 2017

I recently attended the LMA Northeast Conference in Philadelphia, and the session on the Evolution of Law Firm Competitive Intelligence really resonated with me!  Not only were the speakers outstanding, but the content reinforced a trend we are seeing where law firms are suddenly very interested in adding Business Intelligence talent to their teams. Although […]

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Are you ready for your performance review?

November 8, 2017

Many of you are getting ready for your annual review. I highly recommend taking some time now to identify all that you have contributed this past year and either preparing a pre-review memo or having key points outlined so you can discuss them during your review. The reason this is so valuable is because it will […]

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The New Salary Law

October 19, 2017

Everyone is talking about NYC’s new salary law! Starting on October 31, prospective employers and recruiters in NYC will no longer be able to ask you about your salary history.  The law is an attempt to bridge the pay gap between men and women who perform the same jobs by preventing pay disparities from accumulating […]

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The Biggest Mistakes Candidates and Employers Make During the Interview Process

September 20, 2017

We are happy to report that September has been very active with lots of new job opportunities and interviews.  With so much activity, it seems the perfect time to share some avoidable mistakes made by both interviewees and interviewers: Candidate Mistakes Be Prepared and Specific!  Why this job and why this Firm? These are questions that […]

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The 6 Human Needs

August 23, 2017

Ever wonder why certain job and life situations are fulfilling and others are not?  Understanding what your most important Human Needs are will provide you with insight to help you create fulfillment in both your professional and personal life. As many of you know, I am a big Tony Robbins fan and recently attended his […]

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