Episode 108

Leaving the Day Job

January 24, 2017

Is it time to leave your day job? Today we’re talking to all our bosses who are side hustling their business while working the day job. We’re sharing our tips for how to get in the right mindset, develop the right habits and routines, get your money in order, and create an action plan to actually take the leap and take your side hustle full time.

Episode Transcript
"Make the plan, do the work, get there. Then decide if you want to leave your day job or not."
- Emily Thompson

Discussed in this Episode

  • Our experiences with leaving day jobs
  • The mindset shift of going from employee to your own boss
  • Developing habits + routines to set yourself up for leaving your day job
  • Creating boundaries around your day job and side hustle
  • Getting your money in line to leave your day job
  • Leaning on your family + creative community for support
  • Creating an action plan for leaving your day job

Resources Mentioned

Hosts + Guests

Emily Thompson
Emily Thompson


Almanac Supply Co

Kathleen Shannon
Kathleen Shannon


Braid Creative