This Consultant Aims to Make It as a Travel Blogger

Wat Arun, Temple of the Dawn, Bangkok, Thailand Photograph courtesy of Raymond Walsh

From his spot on the 26th floor of an office in Calgary, Raymond Walsh would look for human corpses in the river below, hoping to have an interesting story to tell his friends about his day. He never did see a body, but leaving the corporate world eventually made life more satisfying. Walsh, now 43, quit his job in July 2011 at IBM, where his final stint was as a learning consultant, to travel the world and earn a living as a blogger.

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