I left my job as a university professor in a Doctor of Physical Therapy program 2.5 months ago.

Yes, I know – I'm crazy.

Since leaving my job, the honest truth is that everything hasn't been a bed of roses.

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In fact, there have been many struggles along the way – and it has only been 2.5 months.

A lot of successful bloggers share those struggles after they have already accomplished the success they want. Why? Maybe because it looks better to say “This is where I came from”.

An Honest And Open Look At Leaving My Job

However, I want to share these struggles with you as I'm going through them.

Here's the thing though – there have also been tremendous successes and opportunities that have come my way.

In this episode, I answer the following question:

Was it worth it?

I'm gonna cheat and tell you the answer right here – It was SOOOOOO worth it.

However, you're gonna have to listen to the actual episode to get the meat (and there's a lot of it).


Some people prefer to read along with the podcast episode. Others actually prefer to read than listen. If you are one of those people, not to worry. I've got a transcript right here for you 🙂

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About The Podcast

Learning With Leslie

Learning With Leslie is a podcast dedicated to helping you build a business around a blog. No, not one of those blogs that will fall by the wayside when Google has a mood swing, but one that will thrive no matter what gets thrown at it.

I share tips and strategies that I’ve learnt building blogs since 2008 and interview experts who are knowledgable about various aspects of blogging so that we can learn from their experiences.

If you’re a blogger, thinking about becoming a blogger (pun intended) or are not even sure if blogging is right for you, go ahead and tune in to see what this blogging thing is all about.

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About the Author Leslie Samuel

Leslie Samuel is the creator of Become A Blogger, the Learning With Leslie podcast, and the creator of Interactive Biology. Follow him on twitter @LeslieSamuel.

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