Life is short. If you feel like the Bay Area no longer "fits" into how you see yourself spending the next 10 years, then make the move.
Sawdie Fernandez-Singh, part of a new generation of marketing consultants, works a flexible, part-time schedule so she be present with her family.
How do you successfully work remotely? Moving outside into the world helps combat the common complaint that working from home is distracting or isolating.
Office working: public bathrooms, endless meetings, fast-food lunches, heavy traffic. Consulting: freedom to work anywhere. Make the most of it.
One consultant perk is the ability to work anywhere, especially with careful planning and good communication. See how consultants are living the dream.
Justin Liszanckie, a next-gen consultant, works part-time for EM Marketing, allowing him to nuture his passions such as acting, photography, and travel. See how he got started and why consulting works.