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The Happy Lawyer Project is an inspirational podcast for young lawyers looking to find happiness in life with a law degree. Each episode provides the tips, advice, encouragement and inspiration you need to craft a life and career you love. Welcome to the Happy Lawyer Project!

Dec 5, 2017

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Do you ever feel like your dreams are frivolous? Have you stopped pursuing your passions in order to be do what's “practical” or "responsible"? Today’s episode will remind you that you can have an impact by serving your community through your passions. Kent Johnson is an attorney that had the courage to transform his hobby into his career. His story reminds us that you can pursue your dreams in order to create a happier life with a law degree.


What you’ll learn:

  • About Kent's journey in the law
  • How Kent ended up in the travel industry
  • The origins and purpose of Black & Abroad 
  • More about his transition
  • Kent's travel wish list
  • How to better manage your time as an entrepreneur
  • The importance of accountability partners
  • Tips & tricks to better organize your tasks
  • What’s next for Kent and Black & Abroad

Best Advice for Finding Happiness:

“Remembering why you did it, if the answer doesn’t still remain the same you need to do something else.”

“No matter where you are and what you are doing, you are still a lawyer.”



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