Accelerate your career in 2017.
Join a bunch of likeminded people to get the guidance, accountability, and inspiration you need to make a meaningful change. Because life is too short to do work that doesn’t matter.
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The Escape Accelerator
A 12-week program to help you escape into an exciting new direction. Upskill yourself for a new world of work and launch your career in a new direction.
Get your business idea into the world with our 12-week part-time startup program or our Startup MBA Weekend program.
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Events, workshops and meet ups around entrepreneurship and career change that will inspire you.
“The most important thing I learned with Escape is that nothing will change unless you make the change. It is so important to surround yourself with like-minded people for encouragement at down-times.”
Caitlin Wallis, Founding Esc Member
“Escape helped me to learn that I’m not strange or stupid for quitting my corporate job to go in search of a more meaningful career. There’s loads of amazing people out there who are doing the same thing, with ideas and passion, all who helped to inspire me.”
Andy Smith, Founding Esc Member
“There aren’t any words to tell anyone exactly what this program has meant to me. I will say what it has made me feel: confident in who I am and what I can offer to those around me. Though you hear people say it all the time, we are truly the designers of our life.”
Celeste, Escape NYC Founding Member
“When I was at work one day and just realized “I can’t do this anymore.” Change became a necessity. I probably couldn’t have gotten there without Escape helping me to fully examine and imagine a life beyond my career.”
Scott, Escape NYC Founding Member
Escape is a global movement of 320,000+ people who want to do something different with their lives. The movement started in London 7 years ago and has since spread around the world. This is our NYC chapter.
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Join the Escape Accelerator program if you…
think you know the direction you want to head in but need help with the process.
have been traditionally ‘successful’ in your career but are determined to make a change.
are prepared to operate outside of your comfort zone to create new opportunities.
want to solve problems, create things, work hard, and have an impact.
are prepared to graft and work hard to become excellent at something.
are prepared to change the way you see the world of work in order to change your place in it.
are honest about your excuses, strengths, and weaknesses, and are prepared to transcend them.