Success Stories

From Marketing to Interior Design

Louise Keane had status and success in her PR role, but also a creeping sense that something was missing. She made the choice to step into more creative work and scratch the entrepreneurial itch she’d had for years. Here’s how she made her shift.

From HR to Coaching

Sally-Anne Dunn's work in HR left her feeling purposeless, bored, and even her teeth were starting to complain... Her career change has taken her from Cape Town to Iceland, and she's now back in the UK building a portfolio career with meaning (and mountain bikes).

From Sales to Start-Up

Florence Kennedy wasn't miserable in her job, but she knew she wasn’t living her dream. So she unleashed her inner entrepreneur and started her own business. Here's how she made the leap.

From Subeditor to Charity Officer

Julia Fox was depressed by the shallow material she worked on, but couldn't risk walking out and leaving her bills unpaid. Find out how the recession gave her the push she needed, and how she found a fulfilling role getting money to people in need.