053: Solving Legal Challenges with Alex King

by Jay Rooke | Know Pain Know Gain

053: Solving Legal Challenges with Alex King

“One of the biggest mistake small business owners can make is being the janitor instead of being the CEO.” ~ Alex King

In this episode, Jay connects with fellow attorney Alex King, founder of Archetype Legal, who helps businesses solve their legal challenges.  Alex recently launched his own law firm, and so Jay and Alex dive into some of the challenges of growing a professional services business, while still delivering white-glove service.  Other topics include: how to retain your first attorney, common legal challenges that small business owners face, and how to self-critique effectively without denying one’s self the happiness of work well done.

 

Episode Highlights

00:50 Alex King, founder of Archetype Legal
07:17 Alex’s Story Before Becoming a Lawyer
18:50 Launching Archetype Legal
33:33 How Lawyers/Business Owners Find Happiness
38:30 Managing Stress
47:43 Common Mistakes Lawyers/Business Owners Do

Resources

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Inspirational Quotes:

“One of the biggest mistake small business owners can make is being the janitor instead of being the CEO.” ~ Alex King

“They’re there because they need you to do something.” ~ Alex King