The Freefall Moment of Going Freelance

I am in freefall. I knew it was going to happen, but somehow that didn't make the actual happening part any easier. My final pay check came through and now I am without a parachute. For the first time in over 10 years, I don't have a steady income. All the money I make from here…Read more The Freefall Moment of Going Freelance

Why You Should Quit Your Job And Move Country On A Whim

Life altering decisions aren't always made after lots of careful thought and planning. In an oft repeated cliché, I made mine on New Year's Eve, after being faced with the prospect of another year treading the same path. I hadn't really thought about it. I just did it. I was feeling lost, and a little…Read more Why You Should Quit Your Job And Move Country On A Whim

It’s Just Business – Nothing Personal & Why Redundancy Makes You Feel Like A Failure

Generally, when these words are uttered to you, it feels pretty darn personal. Or at least it did to me. It also feels like you've failed somehow, which isn't a nice feeling. When I got told recently that the changes to my role were 'just business, nothing personal' - it didn't sink in. They might…Read more It’s Just Business – Nothing Personal & Why Redundancy Makes You Feel Like A Failure