A show about the leaps people take to make the most of this amazing life
SEASON 1: SABBATICALS.
In Season 1, we’re talking to people whose leap was to leave life and work as they knew it for the unknown – and totally new.
You’ll hear about WHY they took a sabbatical.
You’ll hear about their biggest fears, most difficult logistics, and the totally unexpected.
You’ll hear what they got out of it.
Best of all, you’ll get their advice to you.
Laura Tobaruela left her home city of Barcelona, Spain, to take her sabbatical. Her leap gave her huge gains in self-confidence, and opened up new possibilities to her on how she could live her life and express her creativity, and where.
A family health crisis set Sumitha Bhandarkar’s sabbatical plans in motion. She realized how unhappy she was at work, and designed her time off to help her change careers.
Host Lisa Hoashi shares how she overcame fears about her career, money, and the many unknowns of her life in planning her sabbatical.
Judy Lin took an adventurous career break to sail the world — despite having no previous experience.
Sitinee Sheffert, her husband and their five kids left their Chicago home this summer to take 15 months to discover where they wanted to settle down next. Hear what went into their adventurous family experiment.
Sarah Williams' sabbatical took her from a conventional career path to being the independent, mission-driven entrepreneur behind Tough Girl Challenges.
Former Peace Corps volunteers Brian and Kate Fassett, of Portland, Oregon, wanted to share the experience of living abroad with their two daughters. Their family sabbatical took them to Uganda.
Fear kept Shannon Whaley stuck in a party girl lifestyle in Seattle for years -- until she finally decided enough was enough.
Pablo Seto saved 40 percent of his salary per year to take his sabbatical – and move closer to his ultimate goal of early retirement.
Alistair and Jenny Campbell quit their senior-level marketing jobs mid-career to take their kids on a one year sabbatical around the world.
Amanda Jarman’s five-month sabbatical to Belize turned into a whole new slower life there.
Season 1, we’re talking to people who took a sabbatical. Their leap was to leave life and work as they knew it for the unknown – and totally new.