Definitely things have gotten better recently. We’ve seen more postings. There was a time even a year ago when employers wouldn't post their job openings. They really just wanted to do things word-of-mouth.
Big firms had really stalled and minimized their recruiting, but we've seen that slowly build back up. Perhaps it's reached a new level of normalcy.
Sometimes I feel that the days of yore have gotten glorified. I don’t know that it’s even been easy for a graduate to walk out the door and get a job.
Longtime attorneys and recent graduates: What do you say? What's the job market like in Minnesota? Have things improved? In which sectors?
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