When I worked around lawyers in some of my past business lives, there would always be days when they were totally unavailable. The reason was something called “CLE”. As I came to found out, the full term is MCLE – Minimum Continuing Legal Education and while the requirements vary by state bar association, in general lawyers need to take courses in everything from ethics (ahem) to professional responsiblity to changes in law in areas of specialty.
So here is my question: what are you doing to satisfy the same sort of requirement in your business life? (more…)