Scar here, Founder of Bohemiacademia, with a repost from my personal blog. It’s not cheating if it’s relevant to freelancing, right? 😉
Did you meticulously plan what you wanted to do before you left work or did you just bust out of the office in a flight of fancy?
Actually a bit of both. I spent two years before I left planning to be a private investigator. I did training courses and went to conferences and stuff, and spent a lot of time studying the trade. I had been planning to leave in March 2013, but a few things coincided that meant October 2012 felt better, so the final decision to leave at that specific point was quite quick, if not exactly impulsive. Read More