From Corporate Career to Full-Time Nude Life Model

modelWhen Rosemarie Orwin was faced with redundancy there was only one direction she wanted to go in, and that was to be a full-time life model. There was no other job or career that interested her. Although stunned at the prospect of losing her job, she also felt a release at being free to try something else.

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How Volunteering Changed My Life

LouiseJohnson editVolunteering for a basking shark research project for the international environmental charity Earthwatch inspired Louise Johnson to make a major career transition. The former Group Biodiversity Adviser at BP (British Petroleum) waved goodbye to the corporate world to devote her energies to marine and terrestrial conservation. Today, she is a managing partner of Wave Action, a consultancy covering the avoidance and management of impacts where humans and wildlife interact.

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Pursuing a Career Dream with Passion

am1Annemarie Spitznagle has reinvented herself several times. A short but successful career with the American Cancer Society was followed by a stint as a pharmaceutical sales rep before the mother of three switched tracks again in 2010.

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A Passion for Volunteering Turned into a Fulfilling Career

DilrubaInspired by the work of leading UK-based charity the British Heart Foundation (BHF), Dilruba Ahmed volunteered to help out in one of their high street stores. With a nine-year old daughter in school, the business and IT graduate was looking to ease herself back into the workforce. Little did she know then that her decision to volunteer would lead to a rewarding and fulfilling career with the BHF.

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Hiring a Mentor Improved My Business and My Mindset

biba1Biba Pedron emigrated to the USA from her native France in 2003. At that time she had little grasp of the English language and was unfamiliar with the American business landscape and the way that Americans conducted business. However, within a few short years she had built up a successful company helping entrepreneurs to grow their own businesses. Dubbed “The Connection Queen” Biba is a networking expert, speaker and author who shows business people how to maximize the potential of social media, marketing, networking and branding.

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