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Episode 87

Creating intellectual property to achieve Financial Autonomy

According to Forbes magazine “the world has changed dramatically in the past several decades with more and more of a company’s value attached not to factories, machines, or hard assets but rather the companies’ ideas, processes, and designs – their intellectual property.” Resources & Links Blog Article General Advice Warning

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Episode 84

Fraser Cameron on being an Epic Dad

It’s a scenario many of us face – experiencing professional success in the corporate world, yet finding it’s not making you happy in broader life. In this episode, Fraser Cameron shares his journey. How he left the corporate environment and founded a coaching business helping others achieve their potential. Oh, and along the way he … Continued

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Episode 82

Freelancing as a Financial Autonomy pathway

A centrepiece of workforce change over the past 20-30 years has been the rise of the independent contractor – the freelancer. It’s no coincidence that this rise has occurred in parallel to the global expansion and adoption of the internet. The internet has enabled people to work together, and find one another, whether they are in the same … Continued

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Episode 81

Joanna Penn on making a 6 figure income as a writer

Joanna Penn’s journey is a fascinating one. From consultant to business owner, to writer and entrepreneur, she’s certainly packed plenty into her life. General Advice Warning

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Episode 76

I don’t have time to start a side hustle – 8 tips to slay this dragon

One of the best ways to gain choice in life is to become self-employed, and a great way to bring that aspiration to life is by trying your hand at a Side Hustle. For the uninitiated, a Side Hustle is a business that you create as a second income to your primary source of making … Continued

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Episode 71

From fashion to true crime with Anna Priestland

Anna Priestland’s  journey – starting in surfwear in Victoria, then working for a major fashion house in London, returning to Australia and starting her own label, and then transitioning to becoming a full time true crime researcher and writer is extraordinary. This is one episode you definitely wont want to miss. General Advice Warning

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Episode 67

Trent Taylor and the 3-33-333 plan – work 3 days per week, 33 weeks per year, and earn $333k

In this episode, we learn from Trent’s interesting story from being a pilot to building his business to gain choice and improve his family life. General Advice Warning

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Episode 60

Mike Lewis – When to Jump

Today in the episode, we interview the author of When To Jump, Mike Lewis. The book is about changing careers or starting your own business. General Advice Warning

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Episode 47

Sports Geek Sean Callanan on how he’s created a life around his passions

In this episode, we interview Sean Callanan, a podcasting guru, and owner of Sports Geek. After 15 years of working as an employee in the IT space, Sean started his company, Sports Geek, out of his passion for sports and his expertise in technology, in 2009. He eventually started his own podcast in 2014 under … Continued

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Episode 46

Why EVERYONE should have a Side Hustle

Whether it’s a stall at a local market selling hand knitted beanies for dogs, running an online store via Amazon selling rainbow coloured shoelaces, or designing the occasional band logo on 99 designs, I believe EVERYONE should have a Side Hustle. We’re here after all to find ways for you to gain choice in your … Continued

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Episode 41

From feeling trapped to living the life of her dreams – how Sharon Gourlay blogged her way to financial autonomy

Today I am joined by Sharon Gourlay from Digital Nomad Wannabe about how to gain financial independence through Blogging. Sharon Gourlay is passionate about working online and helping others to follow in her footsteps. She left Australia with her young family at the end of 2014 determined to grow an online business. She succeeded and now … Continued

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Episode 40

How to successfully transition from the corporate world to self-employment

Are you tired of the insecurity that comes from constant corporate restructures and the politics of a large work place?  Way back in episode 11, I explored the Security Illusion. This looked at the idea that most of us are brainwashed into believing that financial security comes from working for a large corporate, or perhaps … Continued

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