Key to Fulfilling Career: What is Your “Major Definite Purpose?”


I keep track of my years on my birthdays by famous football player jersey numbers. Today is my Ray Nitschke jersey number birthday.

On birthdays I like to reflect back and fondly remember my experiences practicing law. Very early in my career, I asked myself a simple question:

Why did I want to become a lawyer?

I thought of that when I read a Tony Schwartz HBR Blog: The Most Important Question You Can Ask. What do you suppose that most important question was?

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