From Office Job to Working on a Billionaire’s Super Yacht

From Office Job to Working on a Billionaire’s Super Yacht

  Ben Proctor left to work on a super yacht aged 28. Through his experience he has written a book, available online titled, “Work on a Super Yacht: The Beginners Guide” and developed a website www.workonasuperyacht.co.uk with the aim of helping potential new crew...
How Can I Benefit From Life’s Biggest Obstacles?

How Can I Benefit From Life’s Biggest Obstacles?

When’s the last time you cried? I mean, really cried? Or if you’re not the crying type, when’s the last time you woke up in a cold sweat? Couldn’t fall asleep? Loathed leaving the warmth of your bed? Or how about the last time you struggled...
Quitting the day job to live in a shed

Quitting the day job to live in a shed

  By way of an introduction, I’m Pippa, the Founder of Pip&Nut, a food brand that makes a tasty range of nut butters, and now the proud dweller of the Escape the City Shed. Handing in my notice I’m sure you can imagine if you told your boss that you’re...
Notes From Last Night: How To Get Your Idea Online

Notes From Last Night: How To Get Your Idea Online

Last night 20 eager escapees, none of whom had a tech background, gathered at Bathtub 2 Boardroom at Bank to learn from Escape the City’s tech team consisting of Co-Founder and Head of Product – Dom Jackman, CTO and Lead Developer – Chris Bushell, and...
The Dirty Life: From City Girl to Farmer

The Dirty Life: From City Girl to Farmer

Melanie Pritchard worked as a family lawyer before deciding to move into freelance journalism and training to be a life coach. Here, she reviews the book, ‘The Dirty Life’ by Kristin Kimball. What are you? A professional or an entrepreneur, a country...