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

Goodbye to an Amazing Summer!

September 3, 2014

It was truly an amazing summer between my son Jake’s Bar Mitzvah in Poland, 7 placements, 10 Interview Training programs and the magnificent weather; I am deeply grateful! Our goal in having our youngest son Jake’s Bar Mitzvah in Poland was to have a meaningful rite of passage. The ceremony took place in Zamosc, the [...]

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The Difference Between Being Responsive and Being Reactive

August 7, 2014

If the past few months are any sign, there is no “down time” any more!  The fact that the economy has picked up and all the law firm professionals we know are swamped, is good – but the feeling of being overwhelmed is not.  So I thought this would be a good time to focus [...]

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Step Out of Your Comfort Zone

June 5, 2014

Since January, I have been challenging myself to “Step way out of my comfort zone!” Every morning on my way to work, I write in my iPhone’s memo section; I have been doing this for years to “focus” myself for the day ahead.  But beginning this year, I started writing: “Today I am going to [...]

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Marketing Boot Camp – 4 Takeaways

May 20, 2014

We recently ran two Boot Camps for junior marketing/BD professionals from law firms. I would like to highlight 4 key things participants found most valuable and said they would use when they returned to their firms: Attendees said they would invest the time to understand how to work best with lawyers and team members who [...]

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Putting “Never Enough” Into Perspective

May 2, 2014

Perspective changes how we see everything in our lives. This is one of those generalizations we all know to be true, but I don’t think we really process how this affects the way we view our jobs and lives. I’ve recently had two very different experiences that I wanted to share with you, and both [...]

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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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