- September 28, 2021
- Posted by: Stratford Team
- Category: Business
Five years ago, Roota Mittal made a pact with herself that would change her life forever. It all started with a disappointing annual review at her high-paying but low-satisfaction software development job. It caused her to realize that what she really yearned to do was to quit her job and become a travel blogger.
She made a deal with herself: If her blog wasn’t successful in a year, she would go back to cubicle life. One year later, Roota was making double the income of that high-paying corporate job. Three years later, she had raked in a total of one million dollars and worked with nearly 2,000 clients across fourteen different countries.
But travel writing didn’t get her there. Mittal realized that to make a living online, she needed to learn how to market her blog so it would get more views. She ended up using that marketing knowledge to quit travel blogging and create a multi-six figure freelance marketing business supporting beginners and…