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Escaping corporate law to sail the world

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 escaped, I was working as a solicitor in the city. 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? Have ideas that excite you and turn them...

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...

How to use your Blockers to your advantage

How to use your Blockers to your advantage When pursuing something that matters deeply to you, you’ll encounter not only the negative and uncomfortable emotions; you’ll also identify real, tangible challenges and obstacles standing before you. We call these Blockers....

Braving Entrepreneurship: Episode #12: That’s A Wrap

Braving Entrepreneurship: Episode #12: That's A Wrap 12 weeks ago we asked two bold souls from The Startup Tribe to join us in our first ever podcast series. We had no idea then what these aspiring entrepreneurs would achieve – if they would achieve anything at...

Braving Career-Change: Episode #12: A Leap Of Faith

Braving Career-Change: Episode #12: A Leap Of Faith 12 weeks ago we asked two brave souls from The Escape Tribe to join us in our first ever podcast series. We had no idea then what kind of change either of them would make – if they would make any at all. Today...
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