Posts tagged Career
Quitting

Ionela, 29, Amsterdam. Every time I quit, I felt like I should be sorry for leaving, for moving on and taking risks. I always felt I needed to explain and justify my actions to the people around me. I often doubted the decisions I made, I felt sorry that I was taking so many risks.

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Ship's Captain

Alexa, 29, New York. At 26, I became the General Manager of a two-story restaurant in Midtown Manhattan. Overnight I gained responsibility for the livelihoods of 80 employees and had to manage millions of dollars in annual sales. It sounds impressive, but I was in over my head.

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