THE FUTURE OF WORK // Fashion Designer at Forty

The Future of Work series is a set of stories & interviews with real people who took a BIG leap and designed the job of their dreams (in the face of fear, doubt, uncertainty, and naysayers!) A Childhood Dream When Fulvia was 9 years old, you probably would have found her painting or doing something creative in her free time. She’s always loved to …

THE FUTURE OF WORK // A Happy Mom Creates Her Dream Part-Time Job

The Future of Work series is a set of stories & interviews with real people who took a BIG leap and designed the job of their dreams (in the face of fear, doubt, uncertainty, and naysayers!) I was in a house in the middle of a beautiful meadow, full of wild flowers. There were many, many ladybugs and birds were trying to eat …

THE FUTURE OF WORK // Making Movies in LA

The Future of Work series is a set of stories & interviews with real people who took a BIG leap and designed the job of their dreams (in the face of fear, doubt, uncertainty, and naysayers!) Michael J. Epstein and Sophia Cacciola are a married celebrity couple in the alternative arts scene.   The Boston, Massachusetts-based duo both have music careers in a …

THE FUTURE OF WORK // Learning Chinese in Beijing

The Future of Work series is a set of stories & interviews with real people who took a BIG leap and designed the job of their dreams (in the face of fear, doubt, uncertainty, and naysayers!) Jane* (* a pseudonym) went through a traumatic divorce and a period of depression that seemed unending. On her happiness scale of 1-10, she was a 1. …

THE FUTURE OF WORK // Kitesurfing in Sri Lanka

The Future of Work series is a set of stories & interviews with real people who took a BIG leap and designed the job of their dreams (in the face of fear, doubt, uncertainty, and naysayers!) Borke Thill courageously quit a great corporate job with Siemens to follow her kitesurfing passion and ended up managing the Sri Lanka Kite School. Though she hadn’t intended …