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What it’s like to walk away from a job at Google to pursue a career in stand-up comedy

Sarah Cooper

  • Comedian Sarah Cooper quit her job at Google three years ago to pursue a career in stand-up comedy.
  • Cooper chatted with Recode’s Kara Swisher and former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo about the difficulty of giving up her job at Google, her observations on tech culture, and her aspirations as a comedian in a recent podcast.

Three years ago, Sarah Cooper made an unusual career move.

The Georgia Tech graduate had spent the past eight years working in user experience (UX) design at tech companies including Yahoo and Google, but now she was giving up her coveted career in tech to pursue her passion: read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com