About This Show
Engineer turned comedian Alyssa Barrett Jackson picks the brains of entrepreneurs, artists, and freelancers that quit nine to fives to pursue their passions and brings you along on her own journey of life post quit.
Most Recent Episode
Ep 013: Alext Hirst, Co-founder of The Hoxby Collective
People generally go into business for themselves so that they can spend their time doing something they love. Unfortunately, more often than not they find themselves spending the bulk of their time consumed with the business of running a business. When Alex Hirst left his 9 to 5 to freelance he found himself in the exact same predicament. But rather than muddle through he decided to change the game with The Hoxby Collective. Have a listen as we talk burnout, overwhelm, and presenteeism. For more info on the #workstyles movement follow Hoxby on Instagram (@hoxbycollective) and Twitter (@hoxbycollective). Mentioned in this episode: Lizzie Penny, co-founder of The Hoxby Collective Her Majesty the Queen Robert Owen, Victorian social reformer, who first formulated the concept of the eight-hour working day. Follow the podcast @QuittersPodcast on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and tell us what your ideal work style looks like. Follow me @Lyssbjack on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and tell me what part of running a business you'd least look forward to.
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