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

3 Interview Questions You’ll Always Be Asked

April 7, 2014

We have a lot of people interviewing at all levels and for a wide variety of positions — so I spend a lot of time coaching candidates before each round of interviews. There are 3 questions each candidate must be prepared to answer, often-times for multiple interviewers over multiple rounds. I want to take this [...]

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18th Anniversary!

March 25, 2014

This month marks 18 years since I launched Wisnik Career Enterprises (WCE). It has been an amazing journey filled with tons of opportunities, challenges and rewards. Many people have asked me over the years, “What inspired you to start your own business?” My first response is “temporary insanity!”  What was I thinking, to quit my [...]

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What to Think About When Transitioning to a New Industry

March 7, 2014

Whether you are thinking of transitioning into a new area (for example from recruiting to marketing) or planning a move from another industry into a legal administrative position, there are a number of strategies that can help you to make a successful transition.  A key thing to keep in mind is that every industry, as well [...]

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What holds us back from sharing our achievements and talents effectively?

February 26, 2014

It’s been a great February, with many new jobs and candidates actively interviewing! As I interview candidates  to learn more about what they can bring to a particular position and watch them go through the interview process, I am amazed at how some incredibly talented professionals (at all levels) really struggle with “selling themselves.”  These [...]

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What does Career Growth mean to you?

February 26, 2014

January has been an incredible month!  We received 10 new jobs in recruiting, BD/marketing, and professional development. I am very hopeful this is an indicator that law firm leadership is getting ready for a busy year! On one of our recent industry surveys we asked, “What would be a compelling reason that would lead you [...]

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Happy 2014! What are your goals?

January 13, 2014

2013 was a very good year. For a fourth year in a row, WCE’s revenues have increased. This gives me hope that the economy has finally stabilized and that firms are ready and willing to add talent. We moved into our new office condo—which means we will never have a landlord again and actually own a [...]

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Year-End Trends

December 18, 2013

2013 was a very good year business-wise for Wisnik and I am very grateful!  Looking back at the 129 jobs we worked on this year, there are definitely some trends that have emerged in the marketplace over the past three years. The good news is that law firms are hiring again; as many of you remember, [...]

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Saying Thank You

November 26, 2013

Thanksgiving has always been my favorite holiday. I think it’s the “immigrant kid” in me, who still remembers coming home, months after we arrived in the U.S., and explaining to my Mother that all Americans celebrate Thanksgiving and we had to buy a turkey. They didn’t have turkeys in Poland, so I drew her a [...]

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Interview Follow-ups: Dos and Don’ts

November 18, 2013

Over the past few months, we have witnessed a number of candidates who were close to receiving an offer and lost the opportunity because of their thank you notes and/or references.  Some of this may be common sense, but here are some Dos and Don’ts you should consider when actively engaged in a job search: DO [...]

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What are your Pet Peeves?

October 24, 2013

We recently surveyed CMOs and Marketing/BD Directors asking them, “What do your team members do that drives you crazy?”  The story behind this exercise is a personal one. Over the past 17 years, Wisnik Career Enterprises has had more than two dozen interns. Some work for a semester, while some have stayed on as permanent [...]

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