Somewhere along the line, we replace our childlike sense of curiosity and imagination with fear and self-consciousness. We defer to our “rational” brains. We make ourselves small. We hide. Let’s try something different. Something that requires us only to show up fully and have fun.
Whether you’ve committed to leave your corporate career or are still weighing the options, it’s helpful to hear from people who have made the leap. Here are 4 pieces of advice I’d give myself if I were making the transition again.