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S2 Ep 02 Breaking free from 9 to 5 [w/Tristan Layfield]

Updated: Jun 29, 2020



What does it feel like to walk away from Corporate America to be your own boss? What does it look like to build your own business after walking away?

Tristan Layfield, who you may remember from season one is back, and this time he's fully his own boss having broke free from the 9 to 5. Listen in on this conversation as we talk about leaving corporate America, the good, the challenging, and the exciting.

Tristan Layfield is a career coach and resume writer that has helped over 450 people leverage their value to transition their careers. With his work featured in major publications such as Black Enterprise, The Muse, and more.

Tristan is on a mission to empower job seekers by building professional brands that effectively communicate their value and attract their ideal jobs and employers. Rooted in personal leadership and self-advocacy, the services he offers take a holistic approach to completely transform his client’s mindset and job search processes.

In this episode we'll talk about:

  • The feeling associated with leaving the 9-to-5

  • What's different about being your own boss vs. working for someone else

  • The challenges and rewards of leaving Corporate America


Listen to Tristan on Season 1 of the Podcast:

Ep. 68 Millennial BRAND Building + Doing Linkedin Right:

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