Even though large firms usually offer much higher salaries, law school graduates are choosing to work for the smaller firms most likely because they experience greater job satisfaction at smaller firms. In a survey of first-year students at a leading law school, most agreed with the statement that earning a high salary was less important to them than job satisfaction. This finding suggests that the large, corporate firms of Megalopolis will need to offer graduates more benefits and incentives and reduce the number of hours they must work. This argument claims that large, corporate firms of Megalopolis should offer law graduates more benefits and incentives as well as decrease their working hours. He has supported his argument by citing the facts that in the last three years, more law school graduates went to work for smaller firms.
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