How Quitting My Corporate Job for My Startup Dream F*cked My Life Up

Ali Mese
Ali Mese
Sep 10, 2014 · 9 min read

Finally the SMS arrived:

“Tomorrow morning 5am, flight number AZ610 from Rome to NewYork.”

An SMS hitting my BlackBerry on Sunday evenings used to decide my destination and client for the coming week.

I was working for one of the top three global strategy consulting firms.