Time for a change

Leaving the office for the last time

Every few years, I tend to go through a big change in life. Ten years ago, it was selling my first business and moving to Manchester for university. After university I moved to London for work, then started another business (which sadly didn’t work out). Most recently, it was the decision to go and work for a big enterprise, Marks & Spencer. Now it is time for another change.

The time I have spent working at M&S has been great. With a fantastic group of colleagues, I was able to build the best product of my career so far. I have learnt so much about a variety of disciplines, learnt how to get work done in a large organisation, and grown a lot personally. However, with the company now going through a large restructure, along with another big change in working methods, I decided that now would be a good time to move on.

So what next? I’m taking this change as an opportunity to do some traveling, take some time off, and consider a move away from London. I’ll be flying to Bangkok in a few days, and spending two to three months exploring south east Asia with Sam. After traveling, the plan is to head to Berlin.

And then? I’ll find out in time…

This article was originally posted on my personal blog.

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