In the hope of inspiring a few more restless city dwellers to briefly trade a laptop for a hammer and, above all, to get outdoors, here’s a snapshot of what we learned in the woods.
It’s almost always a mistake to waste time reading the comments below news articles on the web. They’re filled with hate. Because people post anonymously, they don’t have to stand behind their words.
At the end of May I left my job at a top strategy consulting firm in Manhattan, my high rise apartment, and what would have been a six figure income had I stayed in consulting for a third year. At the time, a lot of people thought I was crazy, and their skepticism made me wonder if what I was doing was insane.