Are You Indispensable?

Don’t pick a job that likes cogs. Don’t pick a job that insists on advanced degrees. Don’t look for safety. Fail often. Fail in public. Try to find things people will criticize. Learn from your mistakes, with eagerness. Do difficult emotional labor that others fear....

How To Find A Job You Love

We all know what the perfect job is. It’s highly-paid, well-respected, high-profile, intellectually stimulating and emotionally rewarding. We also know that isn’t our job. We read the career biographies of famous musicians, actors, sportsstars, charity...
How to land your dream job

How to land your dream job

With the downturn in the market, not only are job seekers aiming to escape the city they are seeking alternative careers. Any career change has a risk element, but it also presents you with an opportunity to reinvent yourself and focus on skill sets you may not have...

10 things we believe #1

Escape the City provides exciting options for young professionals who want to do something different. Escape the City is not about leaving your job and cruising off around the world on a permanent holiday.  It is about taking the skills you have learnt in the...