The Change Blog

5 things I’ve learnt in my first month as a freelancer

Photo by Emma Matthews on Unsplash It's been just over a month since I left my full time job and career of 10 years in academia. As well as that monthly salary... more on money next time. It's been a week since I launched my website, podcast and email newsletter. I've also written over 14,000 words of my…

Exit Strategies – a series of blogs on preparing a career change

Today, the Guardian published an article detailing the levels of stress in academia with a estimated 40% of academics seeking to leave what has become a toxic working environment. As followers of this blog and my social media know - I too left academia this year.I resigned in January, and finally worked my last day…