What it's like to shun the paycheque and reject the 40-hour work week – the full story

What it's like to shun the paycheque and reject the 40-hour work week – the full story

A journalist from the Sunday Star Times asked me some questions last week about what it’s like to have left the full-time working life. Not surprisingly, only a fraction of my answers made it into the story that was published in the paper so I thought I’d publish my full answers on my blog.

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Maybe I Should Just do ‘Normal’…

Maybe I Should Just do ‘Normal’…

It’s been 14 months now since I said goodbye to the busy city life and the comfortable, regular income and moved into my campervan. It’s been amazing. I’ve loved every minute of it. But lately, there has been this nagging voice in my head that keeps saying “maybe I should just go back to normal! At least for a while…” 

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Being true to yourself vs. being stuck in your comfort zone

Being true to yourself vs. being stuck in your comfort zone

I’m a big believer in being true to yourself! I believe that self-awareness is one of the most important ingredients of a happy life. However, lately, I’ve been thinking about the limitations of ‘being true to yourself.’ How do you know if you’re actually being true to yourself or if you’re just stuck in your comfort zone?

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