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An escape story is an online interview for those of you who have already made a big career transition.

Have you found a job you love? Have you started your own business? Have you been on a big adventure? If you can answer "yes" to any of these questions, we'd love to share your story with our community. Your experiences will really help the next generation of escapees with their plans.

Thank you so much in advance.

Please include a high-level summary of what you are up to and a brief explanation of what this involves on a day-to-day basis.
Please include a brief description of what you did before and how long you did it for. Why did you decide you needed a change?
Was there a single moment when you realised "wow, I'm actually going to do this"?
From a practical perspective, how did you plan for it? How did you fund it?
Obviously every experience comes with positives and negatives. Do have have good examples of both?
What is the best advice you have received? What advice would you give someone seeking to do something similar? What do you wish you had known before you made the leap?
Please include any books, websites, organisations or people that have really helped you along the way. Please use the 'link' icon in the editor provided to link to your recommendations
One of the main objectives of Escape the City is to connect like-minded people. If there are any specific ways you could help people please include them here.
E.g. Ex Management Consultant starts online supermarke t
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