A Warning to the Digital Nomad: Don’t be Kristen Gray

If you have a Twitter or Instagram account, you’ve probably heard about the scandal surrounding digital nomad Kristen Gray.  It was a long string of tweets to promote her ebook, “This Bali Life is Yours,” that Gray caused controversy over her digital nomad lifestyle in Indonesia. This resulted in her being deported from the country […]

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What is a Digital Nomad? The Secret of Full-Time Travelers

As you scroll through Instagram, you see a few certain people constantly traveling, posting pics of exotic places living a carefree lifestyle. You can’t help but wonder how they can afford to live like this? Don’t they have an office to go to? How much vacation time do they get?  It sounds like they’re probably […]

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5 Digital Nomad Books You Need to Read

We aren’t taught how to become digital nomads in school. We definitely are never assigned to read digital nomad books.  It isn’t even an option!  Instead, we’re forced to sit at our desks and learn complicated formulas to find the value of X and thoroughly analyze the symbolism of the color red in The Scarlet […]

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The Ultimate Packing List for Digital Nomads in South America

Machu Picchu. The Galapagos Islands. Latin Dancing. Beaches. Mountains. Digital nomads in South America get to experience it all. You’re guaranteed to be enthralled with incredible cuisine, stunning views of nature, and thriving cultures. With a variety of climates and environments, digital nomads can experience the exotic Amazon rainforest or the chill of the Andes […]

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How to Break Away from a Digital Nomad Identity

When your friends introduce you to someone new, the first thing they probably say is, “This is so-and-so, she’s a digital nomad and travels all over the world!” You’re then forced to talk about your travels and answer questions about how you can afford to travel for so many months out of the year. While […]

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The Ultimate Packing List for Digital Nomads in Southeast Asia

Sandy beaches. Coconuts. Street food. Temples. These are just some of the things digital nomads in Southeast Asia experience. There are many cities in this region that serve as hubs for digital nomads including Chiang Mai in Thailand and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. Nomads flock to this part of the world due to […]

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6 Mistakes That Kill Productivity

How much time do you spend looking out the window wishing you were out enjoying a beautiful day, but instead you’re stuck at your computer working? You see the sun shining, hear the hustle and bustle of the city below, and all you can focus on is what you’re going to do when you’re finished […]

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The Fundamentals of Negotiating

Negotiating successfully is an art that you must learn. When it comes to doing business, you want to get the most for your time and money. Many people, especially freelancers, are intimidated by the thought of negotiating.  They picture a room with oak-paneled walls, dim lighting, sitting in a chair at the end of a […]

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Essential Time Management Tips for Digital Nomads

Every remote worker can tell you that time management is essential for being productive and getting work done at home. However, time management looks different for digital nomads. Along with scheduling meetings, working on projects, and growing a business, digital nomads also have to make time to explore their surroundings and account for travel time.  […]

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5 Handpicked Project Management Tools for Remote Teams

Managing a team isn’t easy, especially when you find yourself managing a remote team. It requires patience, organization, streamlined processes, and excellent project management tools.  It’s essential to utilize project management tools to decrease miscommunication, keep your team on track with projects, and increase productivity. While there are thousands of tools and programs out there, […]

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6 Signs You’re Working with the Wrong Clients

Life as a freelancer means constantly searching for clients. Through cold emailing, applying to contract positions, and word of mouth, you’ll come in contact with a lot of people who can use your services. Once you’ve landed a client, it’s important to build and maintain a relationship with them.  Unfortunately, not all clients are easy […]

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