Photographer Elysia Nicole Downings was sick of taking pictures of drunk people at weddings – so she became a sugar baby instead.
Seema Parmar hated the constant bitchy drama of her PR job. So she chucked it all in to retrain as a spin and fitness coach.
And I'm not the only one, either.
BDSM cam girl Foxy left behind a "horror show" job in recruitment and teaching for the flexibility of camming.
Alice McColm left behind a monotonous, soul-sucking job in corporate retail to paint glam nails for a living.
RuPaul's Drag Race UK contestant Crystal gave up a soul-sucking job in corporate fashion to make a living out of being fabulous.
But, guys, it pays £30 an hour!
Vanessa Lizano turned her back on her job in a call centre to run a rescue shelter for adorable sloths and monkeys.
Conservative areas like Miami County, Indiana are sick of seeing profitable companies ship jobs offshore despite the president's promises.
Sema Graham swapped tiring barista shifts for their passion: tattoos, with the added bonus of working with friends.
This is how project manager Elza Jaszczuk swapped her soul-sapping desk job for soft clay and a pottery wheel.
We went to the launch of the self-described “next-generation escort booking platform” to see if it had sex workers' interests at heart.