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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!

Oct 24, 2017

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Are you a creative at heart? On today's episode Amy Lipner is a litigator turned solopreneur Amy Lipner who took her passion for writing and helping others and built a business. We discuss focusing on your strengths in order to find your happy. Amy gives practical advice on how to make a change and her story may inspire you to make a transition of your own.


** October Giveaway Announcement!**


Congrats to Stephanie337 last week's book giveaway winner! Thank you for your rating and review, let me know which of the books mentioned in the past 2 episodes you’d like! The next winner will be announced next week, all you have to do for a chance to win is rate & review the show on iTunes. It’s that easy! A winner will be picked and any of the books mentioned this month will be up for grabs!


What you’ll learn:

  • How Amy wound up as a litigator
  • Different ways that unhappiness can manifest itself in our life
  • A creative way of transitioning out of a unhappy situation
  • Her unique take on where a law degree can take you
  • Reasons to find value in your current position
  • Helpful reminders for when you are going through tough times
  • How to tackle school loans throughout career transitions
  • Things to consider when structuring your work schedule
  • The importance of setting work boundaries  
  • Reasons to invest in community


Best Advice for Finding Happiness:

“Fear and complacency can really keep you in a place of unhappiness. Happiness comes from trusting yourself and trusting that you can get through that discomfort to get to a place where you’ll be more fulfilled and satisfied.”



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