If you’re like me, you’ve probably seen more videos than you care to see, talking about selling on Amazon FBA and how much money people are making. I’ve seen tons of videos and youtube ads with people claiming to be making thousands of pounds a week from selling on Amazon. I’m intrigued to find out more, is it the real deal or a bunch of nonsense. As so many are also selling courses on how to make money on Amazon I wonder whether they’re making more money selling their courses or their goods, is it really a viable online business to start….#9to5workrebels
I’m an advocate for being yourself and freeing yourself from the 9-5, a freedom seeker helping others free themselves and find their happiness, check out these two ways you can ditch your 9-5.
Remaining in a job you hate is more common than you realise, even if you’re high up the corporate ladder. This is something I identified with, that was, until I left my comfortable management position to become my own boss and freed myself from the 9-5.
Before I took the leap, I had to re-evaluate myself. I wanted to make a career change but to be honest, I was a bit scared to step-up. I soon realised that I was getting in my own way of progression – why? Because of the types of conversation I was having with myself. We can often be dismissive and quick to diminish our own self-worth.
How many times have you talked yourself out of opportunities? How many times have you told yourself you are not good enough or just lacked self-belief to go for what you really want in life? Don’t deprive yourself of your goals and aspirations any longer, it’s ok to be different and do things your way.
If you are at a careers cross road, no matter where you are in the corporate chain, here are eight signs you need to say goodbye to your 9-5.
1. You’re unhappy on a daily basis – Everyday feels like blue Monday and Friday is the best day of the week because it’s the last. You hate being at your job and you are only there because you have to pay your bills. You live for the weekends and holidays and dread when Monday rolls around.
To read the rest of the key signs I flag in this article I wrote for Real Business click here.
How to become a consultant: – free yourself from the 9-5
Are you looking for a change in your work life and feel like work is depriving you of happiness? Do you feel like you are ready to make the next move in your career but not sure what to do? If you like the sound of being your own boss, and having more control of your work life balance, you should seriously consider becoming a consultant.
Or maybe you feel like your career is stagnating and you would like to be your own boss and work with a variety of clients, becoming a consultant is a great option.
To find out more, about becoming a consultant, get a copy of my book ‘How to Become a Consultant: A Guide To Free Yourself From The 9-5’.
If you are looking at other ways to escape the rat race – check out my article in Female First here: