For this issue, we asked our contributors “What’s the most rewarding risk you’ve ever taken?” Click on the pictures for their answers and links to their websites.

Amanda Scheuzger

Moving to London with a temporary work permit, no job, and no place to live. Luckily, I managed to find a cute apartment, got a decent job, met some wonderful people, and had the time of my life—the highlight was when I served champagne to Tony Blair!