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Are you ready to design a business, and a life, outside of the conventional ‘9 to 5’? You’re not alone. Now, more than ever, people are reassessing what’s important in their lives and choosing to quit their jobs in what has been termed ‘The Great Resignation’.
But quitting your job is only the beginning, the very first step. If you want to create a profitable, and enjoyable, business – one that’s going to last and that’s going to give you the lifestyle that you’re dreaming of – then you need to do this in the right way.
Discover how to plan to quit your job as we take you through the 5 pillars you need to work on to make your ‘escape from the 9 to 5’ work for you.
As you transition out of a successful corporate career and into working for yourself, there are five key areas that you need to focus on to make your business, and your lifestyle, viable for the long term. In 5 bitesize sessions – easy to squeeze in over lunch! – you’ll learn how to…
Clarify your vision for the future
You may know what you *don’t* want, but to design the right business you need to be crystal clear on what you *do* want, in your career and in your life in the more big picture sense.
Address the fears and doubts
holding you back
As you consider leaving behind everything you’ve known, it’s natural that you’ll face the fear of failure, fear of judgement, fear of making the wrong choice. We’ll confront these head on.
Choose the right business model
It’s easy to jump on something because you think it’s going to be easy, or it’s something you *can* do – but you need to choose the model that will give you the life and business that you want.
Build a new identity and brand
beyond your job title
It’s hard to let go of a prestigious job title in a big-name company, and it will take time to understand who you really are without that, and to craft a personal brand that’s going to attract the right clients.
Find a way to fit the business around your other priorities
Initially, you’ll need to find a way to build your business and your brand alongside your existing job; then, once you’ve quit, you want to make sure that it’s fitting around everything else that matters in your life.
BROUGHT TO YOU BY
Voted ‘most likely to succeed’ and graduating top of her class aged 17, Anna studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics at the University of Oxford and then continued on to do a post-graduate degree in International Relations at the Graduate Institute of International Studies in Geneva.
Having ‘ended up’ in corporate marketing after her studies, she spent the formative years of her career in beauty and luxury brand management. Leaving her role at multinational Procter & Gamble to start her own company in 2013, she began her new entrepreneurial path by providing digital marketing consulting to well-known brands like Burberry through to exciting new start-ups and solopreneurs.
Anna now combines her decade of experience in corporate marketing with her training in coaching and positive psychology techniques to help people reimagine the next phase of their career, with a blend of life coaching and business mentoring.
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