A podcast, and community, based on the belief that it is never too late to start over. Join us each week as we talk to inspiring guests who, after spending years obtaining advanced degrees and climbing the corporate ladder, quit to forge their own path to a more fulfilling life.


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Episode 101: How To Quit Being A…

    With all of the protests and uprising after the murder of George Floyd, I didn't want to go back to business as usual. In this episode, I hope to show you that we are all racist because we've b

Ep 100: Lessons from 100 Episodes!

    Cheers to 100 episodes!!
    I’m not great at celebrating small wins.
    My brain loves to just keep pushing forward. Move the goalposts. Focus on everything I haven’t a

Ep 99: How Erin Wade used her…

    Erin received her law degree from UC Berkeley in 2008 and worked as a lawyer for one year before she was fired. That turned out to be a blessing in disguise. Erin decided to take a leap of faith

Ep 98: How the 2008 Recession Propelled…

    Just as I told you last week, I am re-running some of the episodes that we've done in the past with people who were affected in one way or another by the 2008 recession. I think with everything

Ep. 97: How Paula Pant Quit in…

Hi, everyone. I have decided to re-air a couple of select episodes that we've had from the past that maybe if you become a recent listener to the podcast you haven't heard. And these specific episodes

Ep. 96: Book Review: Brene Brown’s Rising…

    Our book review for April is Brene Brown’s Rising Strong. The entire premise of the book is how to get back up when life has thrown you down. Given that every one of us will get knocked down i

Behind The Mic

Hey there! I’m

In 2014, I quit practicing law and embarked on a journey to figure out what actually made me happy. Since then I’ve had 2 kids, started a business, dabbled in passion projects, and forged a completely new path that lights me up. And yet, I’m still figuring it out.

I created Lessons from a Quitter to highlight other people who have broken free from an unfulfilling career to create a life that they love. And, in the process, I hope to show you that it’s ok to quit. In fact, your happiness may depend on it.

Latest Podcast Episode 101: How To Quit Being A Racist