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Lee Rotbart
Escape to Cornwall guest-house!

Lee and her partner are leaving the city altogether in order to head off to Cornwall and run their own guesthouse. Check out be...

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Lee Strickland
Lea Woodward
Location Independent Guru: Lea Woodward

Lea was one of the first people who we read about online when we were planning our own escapes. She has it sorted. She really k...

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Lea Woodward
Trupti Patel
From Citigroup to Social Finance

After a 4 year stint investment banking at Citigroup Trupti found herself wondering what to do next. She now works at Social Fi...

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Trupti Patel
Harry Minter
Ex-Hedge Fund Analyst Now Running Mozambique Lodge

This is one of our most exciting success stories. Harry recently got a job managing Guludo Beach Lodge in Mozambique with his g...

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Harry Minter
Jamie Dear
Talking to the founders of OxFizz

A big thank you to Bobby and Jamie for this comprehensive behind-the-scenes look at their exciting social enterprise. Bobby is ...

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Jamie Dear
Barty Dearden
Barty's Boutique Festival Campground Accommodation

Some great advice about taking the plunge and starting your own business by Barty from Pennard Orchard: "If you're scared of ma...

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Barty Dearden
Dave Turner
Getting paid to go on cycle adventures

Dave is an Esc fan from down under - he is about to set off on an epic adventure. "I got to a stage where I just wanted to have...

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Dave Turner
James McGowan
Bringing Paez Espadrilles to the UK

Read about James McGowan's thoughts, hopes and ambitions regarding PAEZ Shoes, a company he has recently brought to the UK. Bes...

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James McGowan
Guy van der Westhuizen
Ex-Finance Lawyer Turned Property Entrepreneur

Guy used to be a finance lawyer in the City. He then founded his own short lettings business in London. He is also a fan of Esc...

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Guy van der Westhuizen
Hannah Cheetham
Learning Chinese Medical Acupuncture

Hannah left her corporate events job (at Wembley Stadium) and is now training in Chinese medical acupuncture at the London Coll...

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Hannah Cheetham
Susannah Keene
Right to Dream: Sports Academy - Ghana

Susie left her London-based charity job with UNICEF to head on out to Africa and work with the Right to Dream sports academy in...

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Susannah Keene
James Muthana
The banker who got into yoga

James worked in the City for 10 years - the majority of that time spent investing in or raising private equity. Yoga gradually ...

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James Muthana
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