The Dare Be Podcast

Greg talks to Rob Firth who transitioned from a well-paid and clearly laid-out profession as a solicitor in the City of London to become a primary school teacher. The episode brings lessons on learning about yourself, paying attention to your interests, your strengths, what brings you joy… and all the opposite!

As a teenager, Rob decided to pursue a career in Law after a short placement working with Barristers in the City. The vibe, the suits and ties, and the wit of the people he worked for attracted him. But a few years later, when it came to actually do the job as a solicitor, he did not enjoy it. Instead, reading law papers over the weekend to get ahead of the competition felt like mental torture.

Listen to the full episode here.

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