It’s the yearning of many young lawyer – to travel overseas, earn money, eat good food and generally explore the world while not going broke in the process.
But as we start to convince ourselves that overseas travel is a good idea, a few little white lies begin to creep in.
Sorting the truth from the lie can be difficult, because the spinning globe keeps us occupied, the salaries on offer, the exotic places to go.
There is a major factor that we need to consider in the longer term though, and that is this: is going overseas going to be good for my legal career, bad for it, or neutral.
In podcast episode 17 I explore the pros and cons of overseas travel, specifically so far as it relates to your legal career.