If you've been reading this blog for any length of time, you know what a fan I am of taking baby steps.
If they're not ready to make a grand leap and change careers, I encourage people to take a dual track approach to pursuing their passion. Keep their day job, but start taking the steps on the side to build toward what they really want to be doing, even if it's a long-term process to get there.
For some, passion has an entrepreneurial face. Here are some articles on how to take those baby steps towards making those dreams reality by moonlighting as an entrepreneur.
Entrepreneur.com: Lifestyle Entrepreneurs: Why It Can Be Wise To Work by Moonlight
Guerilla Marketing: Moonlighting: Employee by Day, Entrepreneur by Night
bankrate.com: To make your start-up a success, keep your day job
Africana.com: Ways and Means: Money on the Side
CELCEE: Moonlighting entrepreneur