Income: Starting Up vs. A Salary

Some more thoughts from Paul Graham. I have been reading quite a few of his essays recently and his start-up advice is really spot on. On a slightly more philosophical level this really struck me as an interesting way of thinking about something that drives all of our...

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CHIEF TECHNICAL ESCAPE ARTIST (web developer / programmer): Rob and I started Escape the City little over a year ago. We started with a big idea and have been overwhelmed by the reaction. One thing is for certain – there are a lot of people wanting to Do Something...
The Big Escape Picture: 08 Nov 10

The Big Escape Picture: 08 Nov 10

We’ve introduced a new feature for our weekly newsletter ‘The Big Escape Picture’. Each week we’ll include an inspirational escape photo along with a quote / story behind the photo. “Those who break away from the pack, into what may be...
5 steps to your Great Escape

5 steps to your Great Escape

“A big thank you to Phil Bolton – our very own Escape Coach – for this practical and inspirational article. Phil has been through the very same transition he now helps people with. Which is one of the many reasons why he is the right person for Esc...
Stand Up (literally)

Stand Up (literally)

Morning everyone… a busy day today as we’re getting ready for this evening’s re-launch of the Esc Wednesdays. But I wanted to share a random Wednesday morning thought with you. Yesterday Dom and I decided to raise our smart Ikea desk to its full...