Powering The 21st Century Career

5 years ago we escaped our jobs. Now we are on a mission to help 1,000,000 professionals do something different.

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Escaping events management to launch a sustainable business

Escaping events management to launch a sustainable business Lucy's Startup Story Lucy escaped events management to launch Crafty Nomad (a startup focused on upcycling corporate merchandise) while freelancing as a massage therapist. Here she shares her story of...

Escaping sports journalism to connect communities around the world

Escaping sports journalism to connect communities around the world Adam's Escape Story Adam is escaping sports journalism in mid-October to work full time on his latest project, AmbiGO. AmbiGO aims to connect communities around the world to help people achieve their...

Escaping secondary education to build a portfolio career

Escaping secondary education to build a portfolio career Laina's Escape story Laina escaped secondary teaching to pursue a portfolio career involving photography, youth coaching, and social enterprise. “Since escaping, I feel like I am the best version of myself.”...

Escaping law to sail the world

Escaping law to sail the world Henry's Startup story Henry escaped law to launch Adventure Yachting, a startup that provides exotic and unique sailing expeditions worldwide. “I’ve wanted to work for myself for ages and now I’m finally doing it.” Before I...

Ed’s Startup Story

Ed's startup story Ed escaped a big corporate law firm to join an alternative, smaller firm as a freelancer 2-3 days a week, giving him the space and financial support he needs to build his startup, Sitterstars. Sitterstars is an online platform that helps parents...

Pippa’s Escape story

Pippa's Escape story Pippa escaped a career in wholesale import and export of luxury goods. Midway through the Escape Tribe in 2015, she quit her corporate job, and began exploring her love of food and sustainability. Since finishing the Tribe, she picked up part-time...

Words from our Tribers

Words from our Tribers “Best money I ever spent. I paid about almost four times the amount I paid for the Tribe on my Masters degree and didn’t learn one practical thing from it – the Tribe has been so much more valuable from day one! I would pay...

15 top tips to help you pick the right business idea

15 top tips to help you pick the right business idea A good startup isn’t just a good idea, it’s customer conversations, dogged determination and excellent execution. So how do you generate genuinely exciting business ideas? Your challenge this week is to jump...

3 ideas to help you start your career change

3 ideas to help you start your career change I remember contemplating quitting my IBM consulting job back in 2010 (almost three years before I actually did quit). It started as a quiet voice in my head: “You should quit.” At first I ignored it. But it was a persistent...