How to Escape the 9-5 Box and Never Look Back
Former marketing executive for Cunning shares why he left a 14-year role for the risk of nomadic life
When you’re content in your job but feeling the wanderlust itch, what can you do? We’re not suggesting you quit your job tomorrow for the route Floyd Hayes took, but it’s inspiration for the Nomad Class to break out of the box and find a new way of living. Here, he describes his journey:
For 14 years, I worked in an office as a founder and creative director at a small guerrilla marketing agency based in London, and then in the SoHo neighborhood of Manhattan.
I worked on interesting projects alongside people who felt more like friends and family than colleagues. The office was relaxed, I was paid well and had plenty of vacation time baked into my contract.