Deciding If It’s Time to Quit Your Day Job

This week’s topic was inspired by a conversation I recently had with Amy Norton of Coffee and Kink. How do you know when it’s the right time to quit your day job and become a full time smutlancer? I wish there was an easy answer, but life is never that simple. This is a really big conversation, and just the three points I chose to focus on took longer than normal. We’ll definitely come back to this topic, and if you’ve got questions, let me know — it might help me know where to begin when we talk about this again.

In this episode:

    • This week’s episode is brought to you by Blubrry, a podcasting hosting solution.
    • This topic comes from a conversation I had with Amy Norton of Coffee and Kink.
    • There is no single correct path to follow to make this decision. Like everything else, the details matter.
    • The idea that you can just leap and you’ll be fine doesn’t work for people with anxiety or those who are risk-averse for any reason — or those with responsibilities and people they take care of.
    • Figure out how much money you really need to live.
    • Decide what kind of work you’re willing to take.
  • Start a side hustle first.

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Kayla Lords

I am an erotic author, sex blogger, podcaster, freelance writer, an opinionated marketer, and a speaker with a focus on BDSM and D/s. Here at The Smutlancer, I help people who want to create content or products about sex get paid to do it. I'm sharing what I've learned as a freelancer and a sex blogger to build a career. You can find me online sharing my innermost sexual thoughts and experiences and helping kinksters have healthy BDSM relationships. I'm also a masochistic babygirl submissive with an amazing and sadistic Daddy Dom and business partner, John Brownstone.

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