Lizzie Davey was tired of using her talents to line someone else's pockets. Longing to explore the world, she set out on her own. Despite a rocky beginning, she's now created a career that ticks all her boxes. Here's her story, wobbles and all.
Enelia Faithful felt underpaid and unappreciated, but it wasn't until work stopped her enjoying a precious life event that she realised something had to change. Now, she's created a career where she calls the shots, knows her own value, and has the balance she craved. Here's how she did it.
Lucy Rowley felt caged in her office job. She longed for the freedom of working outdoors, challenging her mind and body, and getting close to nature. Here's how she swapped her desk for a beautiful four-acre garden, and the important lessons she learned along the way.
"I became desperately unhappy. Was this all there was for me?" When Antoinette Brown found herself wishing her time away at work, she knew something had to change. Here's how an inspiring new colleague helped her to stop Googling and get moving on her shift.
Craving more freedom and flexibility, Kimberly Ramsawak took a step-by-step journey away from her corporate job into running her own company ??? while travelling the world at the same time. Here's how she did it.
William Teasley was uninspired by his job and fed up with the long hours he worked that prevented him seeing his son. He knew he had to change. Here's how he's rebooting his career in a completely different, happier direction.
When she signed up for a programming course, Gem Barrett never dreamed it would form the basis for a career that makes her "indescribably happy". She's overcome negative opinions, learned some tough lessons, and discovered that work can be so much more than just paying the bills. This is her story.
Peter Stone was well paid, but wasn't on the same wavelength as his colleagues. He wanted to feel that he was doing something more worthwhile. A work course he hated (and a dodgy hotel) were the triggers he needed to finally shift into work that felt right. Here's how he did it.
Are red tape and big slow processes like a straitjacket on your career? They certainly were for Oci Stott. Inspired by a stint volunteering in Japan, and never one to shy away from a challenge, she retrained in a notoriously difficult profession. Here's how her perseverance landed her the most rewarding job she's ever had.