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39: The 5 misconceptions of the digital nomad lifestyle with Charlie
Digital nomad Charlie only dipped her toes into the digital nomad lifestyle a couple of months ago. She started her journey with a remote job and enjoyed the perks of steady income while living in one of the most popular digital nomad hubs, Bali. While working online and traveling looks so glamorous on Instagram. Charlie experienced the first typical misconceptions like finding the right balance between having fun and staying productive and working across different time zones. After she quit her remote job, new challenges crossed her path. In this episode, we chat about these and more challenges and what she does to tackle them. Get ready for a reality check and behind-the-scenes episodes with Charlie!
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38: How Leaders Can Strengthen Remote Company Culture With Jürgen
How to create a remote-friendly company and lead digital nomads? In this week’s episode, we answer these questions with entrepreneur and startup founder Jürgen Pretsch. He has been nomadding for over six years and has experience leading teams remotely. He is launching his new startup Shap and his entire team is working remotely. We go deep into leadership skills for remote organizations, build trust and talk about how leaders and employees can deal with micro-management. Jürgen sees the remote lifestyle as a mindset. It requires a lot of trial and error to be successful in your personal and work life, so experimenting and having conversations with your people are key. Tune in for an inspiring episode for all digital nomads, leaders and entrepreneurs.
37: How To Find A Remote Job And Take Ownership Of Your Career With Juliana
More people want to work remotely but finding a remote job isn’t easy. In this episode, career coach Juliana shares how to find a remote job matching your values and land a job faster. Juliana is an experienced recruiter and knows what companies look for. Today she helps job seekers to take ownership of their careers by providing guidance and tools to land their dream job. She shares some of job seekers’ most common mistakes and how to avoid them. So if you’re looking for a remote job or shifting careers, make sure to tune in!
36: How To Become A Digital Nomad Couple Sailing The World
This week we have a nomadic tinder love story on the podcast! Shortly after Ryan and Sophie met, they left their corporate lives behind and bought a sailboat to kick off their journey and become a digital nomad couple sailing the world. Fun fact, the couple did not know how to sail and had to learn everything from scratch. In this episode, we talk about the daily challenges of digital nomad couples and what their day-to-day life looks like. While the digital nomad lifestyle and the boating life look glamorous online, the couple shares what it truly takes to become a successful digital nomad couple. Tune in for life advice for digital nomad couples and enjoy an episode full of tips and funny stories!
35: Building A Successful Creative Freelance Career With Suzanne
Suzanne is a creative entrepreneur who has traveled the world for five years. Today she’s talking with us from her home country the Netherlands about how she successfully built her freelance career as a creative. Suzanne has seen many difficulties in this process, but she overcame these challenges and shares helpful tips for digital nomads and creative freelancers. We cover behind-the-scenes insights about Suzanne’s freelancing journey like how to find clients, tips for networking as a nomad and tips to get the most out of co-working spaces. Tune in for an episode full of tips and inspiration for digital nomads.
34: The Power Of Mirco-Loans With Wanderers Help
Tune in to listen to an inspiring episode with Kathy. She is known as the tax consultant of the digital nomad community and the founder of Wanderers Wealth. Kathy shares her inspiring travelpreneur success story and how she gives back to a local community in Uganda. Together with a team of experts they build a project that provides micro-loans to help local small business owners, think about farmers or motor taxis. But this is not a new thing for her; the idea of helping others has always been present in Kathy’s life and after working for years, her dream project is finally a reality. Don’t miss out on this episode full of inspiration and how you can make a contribution as a digital nomad.
33: How Digital Nomad Families Can Live A Boundless Life With Marcos
World citizen and entrepreneur Marcos Carvalho shares his story and the mission of one of the many companies he has co-founded, Boundless Life. It’s a purpose-driven initiative helping digital nomad families to overcome the practical obstacles of the digital nomad lifestyle. Boundless Life organizes cohorts across the globe and offers a combination of traveling, co-working and transformative education. If you are a digital nomad family and want to live a well-balanced lifestyle and connect with like-minded families, or think about your future family life, this is your episode!
32: How To Become A Travel Blogger And Make Money Online With Isabel
Have you ever dreamed of blogging about what you see, what you eat, the culture of the country and all your experiences while traveling the world? Travel blogger Isabel started her blog as a hobby and transformed it into a money-making machine that let her continue to travel the world. In this episode, she talks about her travel blogging journey and becoming a digital nomad. We dive into her daily life and answer questions like how her blog makes money, finding the right balance between adventure and work and what it takes to become a successful travel blogger. She shares tons of tips for aspiring content creators and digital nomads! Don’t miss out on an exciting conversation about this dream lifestyle!
31: Behind The Scenes Of A Content Creator Couple With Julia & Gidi
Have you ever thought of traveling the world with your partner? Digital nomad couple Julia & Gidi turned their skills and passion into their dream life and are currently traveling the world as content creators. In this episode, they talk about their journey and the steps to becoming a digital nomad. We also dive deep into living the digital nomad lifestyle as a couple and they share helpful tips about maintaining a healthy relationship while traveling. Get life advice from this inspiring entrepreneurial couple and learn how to start your content creator travel journey.
30: Distraction-Free Productivity For Digital Nomads With Taylor
We love the digital nomad lifestyle but with so many distractions around us, it’s hard to get yourself into focus mode. Digital nomads aren’t on a never-ending holiday so focus is essential for productivity and a successful lifestyle. In this episode, we chat with digital nomad entrepreneur Taylor. He is the Founder & CEO of Focusmate, a virtual coworking that helps you get things done. His own focus and productivity suffered when he started working remotely and he got laid off. Focusmate came on his path as he was solving his own pain point and today thousands of people in 193 countries worldwide sit side-by-side via video to keep each other company and cheer each other on. If you’re in for some inspiration and encouragement, make sure to tune in!
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29: A Digital Nomad Family Enjoying It Part-Time with Rowena
This week we speak with digital nomad Rowena Hennigan. She is considered one of the world’s experts on remote work and lives the digital nomad lifestyle part-time with her family. Rowena sees remote work as a lifestyle. She is currently talking from Sintra, Portugal, where she is currently staying with a community for digital nomad families called Boundless Life. In this conversation, we talk about the different ways of defining nomadism, how to achieve work-life balance and spending time with your family.
28: How Digital Nomads Can Become Successful Entrepreneurs With John
Get ready for an episode with digital nomad entrepreneur John. He started his journey dreaming of a career in crypto trading but quickly realized that getting a sustainable income would be tough so instead, he focused on copywriting. His career kicked off by accepting low-paying projects but today, he is running a 5-people content agency specializing in crypto and fintech. In this episode, he shares success methods for building his business from scratch. We love John’s fresh perspective on becoming a successful entrepreneur and if you’re a digital nomad entrepreneur, freelancer or have a side hustle – make sure to listen to this episode.
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27: How To Improve Your Relationship With Money And Create An Online Business You Love With Laura
Building a business from scratch is challenging, especially if your relationship with money doesn’t speak confidence. Digital nomad entrepreneur Laura takes us on her journey from making money as an online English teacher to running a 5-figure business. In this episode, we dive deep into what she did to shift her mindset so she could build a business she loves and hit her financial goals and beyond. Get ready for digital nomad insider tips and an exploding of high energy and motivation.
26: Digital Nomad Introverts Never Need To Be Lonely With Marcel
Wondering how traveling introverts make meaningful connections all around the globe? Marcel started his digital nomad lifestyle in 2016 and fully transitioned into a full-time digital nomad in 2019. He identifies himself as an introvert and shares his story about how he built a global community for himself. This episode talks about his biggest learnings in overcoming typical digital nomad challenges such as loneliness. We also dive into hacks on how to create new friendships and overcome shyness. So if you want to make meaningful connections with like-minded people this episode is for you!
25: How To Optimize Your Brain To Increase Performance with Angela
Digital nomads face many small uncertainties and must always make decisions. Think about where to go next, from finding your home to creating a new workspace. With so many changes this lifestyle can be challenging. Still, there are ways to decrease the feeling of being overwhelmed. Hence, you get to live the digital nomad lifestyle with more confidence. In this episode, digital nomad and brain performance coach, Angela, shares how digital nomads and entrepreneurs can improve their brains and feel their best selves every day. She shares simple brain hacks from routines to nutrition that are super beneficial for those who travel and work from anywhere.
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24:Traveling The World For 25 Years With 3 Kids And A Dog With Andrew
In this episode, digital nomad and globetrotter Andrew Jernigan shares personal lessons from what he has learned in the past 25 years of working abroad and traveling with his wife, 3 kids and a dog. He gives practical tips for (aspiring) digital nomad families and dives into the importance of mental health for traveling families. The second part of the interview is about a more practical matter – insurance. Andrew is the CEO of Insured Nomads and an advocate of global health and safety innovation. We talk about the different types of insurance and how to identify what insurance digital nomads typically need.
23: The Power Of Open-Mindedness In The Digital Nomad Lifestyle With Elle
Meet Digital Nomad Elle! She has been nomadding for almost five years. After leaving her full-time job, she started working as a remote financial consultant. Like many digital nomads, she was building her own business while remaining her remote work. This gave her financial stability and allowed her to build something closer to her heart without facing financial stress. Elle learned how powerful it is to constantly work on self-awareness and keep an open mind to new experiences. This led her to create a lifestyle that works for her and build confidence in the life choices she makes today. Enjoy an episode about career choices, mindset and how to enhance your experience as a newbie digital nomad
22: Facing The Realities Of Online Entrepreneurship with Anne
Get ready to go behind the scenes of the digital nomad dating world and build an online business with Anne. She has been nomadding for four years and runs a podcast agency along with two successful podcasts. In the first part of this episode, we chat about the challenges digital nomads face in dating. Then we continue the conversation about facing the reality of building a business and taking the entrepreneur path. Anne reflects on what she learned and shares valuable tips about preparing yourself mentally and setting realistic expectations. Don’t miss out on a fantastic conversation about the digital nomad lifestyle!
21: Ten years of traveling the world with Daisy
This week digital nomad Daisy is sharing her story about how she traveled the world for over a decade. Meeting inspiring nomads pushed her to follow her dreams to continue to travel the world. Eventually, she decided to become a digital nomad too. In this episode, we talk about how she found her remote job as a community manager. Daisy shares some juicy travel stories and shares a ton of tips for solo travelers. Don’t miss out on this episode full of laughs and great stories!
20: The Live Of A Traveling Website Designer With Chels
Digital nomad Chelsea is back on the podcast! In this episode, she shares her digital nomad and entrepreneurship wisdom. Chels has been nomadding for over ten years and three and a half years as a creative entrepreneur. We dive deep into daily practical questions about her life as a remote website designer. She shares how to become a chameleon at work, find the perfect clients, some of her favorite tools, and the skills necessary to become a successful remote entrepreneur. This episode is perfect for creative minds, entrepreneurs and anyone thinking about going remote.
19: 5 Benefits Of Joining A Digital Nomad Travel Group With Craig
Ever thought of joining a travel group for digital nomads? In this episode, Craig, the co-founder of Noma-Collective, shares the benefits of nomadding with a community of like-minded traveling professionals. He is a part-time digital nomad and travels with his family. Joining a travel group offers the ideal mix of exploring, community building, the comfort that everything is taken care of, and space to work remotely. It’s also a great way to test the waters if you are thinking of living a digital nomad lifestyle!
18: Selling Sheep To Start A Travel Lifestyle with Micaela
Do you know anyone who has sold their sheep to pursue their dream of traveling the world? Our guest Micaela aka The Alchemist, literally sold her sheep to embark on a travel journey. In this episode, Micaela shares her story of how she started her travel life and became a freelance website designer. Designing websites wasn’t the most obvious career path as she grew up on a farm. She is passionate about helping entrepreneurs share their stories through branding and website design. Tune in to learn about what it takes to become a creative entrepreneur, how she finds clients, passive income and all the ins and out of her life as a digital nomad website designer.
17: The life of a Digital Nomad Copywriter with Jamie
Tune in and learn how digital nomad and copywriter Jaimie created a successful digital nomad lifestyle for herself. She has been nomadding for 4+ years and started her journey in Bali. In this episode, Jamie answers practical questions and lessons learned from working as a remote copywriter over the last three years. We dive into how she finds clients, the skills needed to become a thriving freelancer, and how she manages her day-to-day life. Like many freelancers, her journey started with low-paying projects to build a portfolio. Today she is working with clients she loves and projects she truly enjoys. Thinking about traveling the world as a freelancer? This episode is definitely for you!
16: The Future Of Digital Nomads With Pat
Pat started his digital nomad journey as part of his work agreement. Something very unique at the time and with 90% travel capacity, he traveled the world expanding WeWork. Pat switched companies and worked for Selina as head of global partnerships. He only found out in the digital nomad hub in Chiang Mai, Thailand, that he was a digital nomad and started building a community with fellow nomads. In this episode, we talk about the lessons honed from his journey. Pat and Nienke Nina dive deeper into the future of digital nomads and how both governments and companies can attract and retain digital nomads.
15: The Life of a Remote Social Media Manager with Tiff
We interviewed digital nomad and remote social media manager Tiff. Her mission is to empower people to tell their stories in meaningful ways. Tiff fulfills her mission with her agency, The Social Story, and works with purpose-driven brands to share their impact. Her digital nomad journey started four years ago in Bali. She noticed people working remotely while on holiday and figured she could do the same. In this episode, Tiff shares her digital nomad journey and how she remotely builds her social media agency. Tune in if you want to learn tips about working remotely and building a successful online business.
14: Building A One Stop Shop Of World-Class Online Mentors with Kenny
Digital nomad and entrepreneur Kenny Hanson shares his story on the Digital Nomads Daily Podcast this week. During his teenage years, Kenny wasn’t performing well. However, through years of mentorship from various online mentors, he was able to get his life back on track. He landed a job at Accenture and today, Kenny is the founder and CEO of Mentorpass. A thriving business he founded when nomadding in Bali. Tune in for the full story!
13: How To Pivot Your Passion Into An Online Business With Andrae
This week, solopreneur and digital nomad Andrae is joining us on the podcast. She started her entrepreneur journey with her travel company Work Wanderers. Due to the pandemic, travel and in-person events weren’t allowed. This forced a pause in her business for 2 years. In this episode, she shares her story and how to pivot into an online business. Today she is helping others to build an online business with purpose and passion and combine this with a travel lifestyle. If you are stuck in your career or ready to embark on a new journey, tune in because this is your episode!
12: The Secret Of Finding A Remote Job With The Remote Job Coach
Digital Nomad Jordan Carroll, also known as the Remote Job Coach, is back on the podcast! In this episode, he shares how anyone can land a remote job that fits their digital nomad lifestyle. Over the years, he has successfully coached people through 1:1 coaching sessions, group sessions and online courses. This episode is valuable for anyone seeking a job or looking for a change. Get ready for life-changing lessons with Jordan and kickstart your digital nomad lifestyle with a remote job at a company you love!
11: Overcoming the first obstacles in the digital nomad lifestyle with MS with Lina
Balancing work, life, and relationships can already be tough. But for Lina Miclea, she is a digital nomad who has to worry about the health practicalities of her multiple sclerosis. Even though she started her planning her nomad lifestyle in 2020, Lina only began nomadding in January 2022. In this episode, Lina discusses her journey, how she manages her life, the unanticipated struggles she faces, and advice she has for new digital nomads like herself.
10: Working Remotely From A Van With Digital Nomad Chelsea
Digital Nomad and van-lover Chelsea talks about the perks of working remotely from her van. She built her online business in website design while exploring the beautiful corners of Australia. Chelsea combines her office on wheels with her home office. She has found the perfect “balance” between working and travel and has the best of both worlds. In this episode, you’ll learn how she built her online business and tips about living the nomad lifestyle for the run.
09: How To Achieve Financial Freedom With Digital Nomad Dean
When you’re constantly traveling and working remotely, achieving financial liberty can be tough. Though, every person has different definitions of wealth and freedom means. While freedom is the digital nomad lifestyle. Having visited over 103 countries, Dean outlines his 8-year nomadding journey. As a previous consultant that recently quit his job, he currently lives on passive income. In this episode, he provides tips on financial planning from passive income, investing, and saving to the biggest challenges in his nomad lifestyle.
08: Leaving the corporate world behind and reinventing yourself with Tarek
Our guest Tarek is a social entrepreneur who has been nomadding for more than 9 years. He learned that his mission was to give back to the local communities. His businesses, Nomads Giving Back and Nomads Skillsshare, are his pride and joy and the start of something big. In this episode, he shares his love for meeting nomads. Tarek talks about his beautiful learnings and the cultural shocks. The last part of the episode covers the future of his business and his motivation to give back to local communities.
07: Overcoming Fears and Building Community with Digital Nomad Magali
Magali Bejar is a technical remote product manager. While taking the leap into the digital nomad lifestyle three years ago, she has encountered many challenges as a female solo traveler. In this episode, she talks about how she handles her fears, the importance of saying yes, and how she gets out of her comfort zone.
06: The Power of Planning with Digital Nomads Anastasia & Tomer
Anastasia & Tomer are business coaches specialized in helping bloggers and content creators make money online. While they were both in a corporate job, they planned and worked towards their dream life ‘traveling the world’. In this episode, they share their process of how they planned, saved up money, and created passive income before they started traveling. We also talk about how you can make money online as a blogger and content creator.
05: Building a successful online business with The Remote Yogi
The journey of becoming an entrepreneur is very different for each person. Our guest Taryn, also known as The Remote Yogi, shares her rocky beginning as a digital nomad and how she became an entrepreneur. Like many others experience, also her path is not as glamorous as it might seem. Dealing with high levels of anxiety, financial challenges and entrepreneurial challenges. Listen to the episode to learn about her full story.
04: How to Combine Entrepreneurship and Travel With Kristina
The truth about entrepreneurship while being a Digital Nomad isn’t always as sexy. Our guest Kristina slowly became a digital nomad while living abroad. It all started with an internship in China 6 years ago. She shares what it takes to build a successful business while traveling the world. Learn how to prioritize and find a balance between work and travel – and stay true to your personal values.
02: From a Stolen Passport to Almost Being Deported. Horror Nomad Stories with Saurav
Being a Digital Nomad has many perks and we can see a lot of them on the internet. The truth is that there is a lot of not so sexy stuff about nomadding. Saurav joined us on the podcast to share some of his nightmare nomad stories from 11 years of traveling the world. From being almost deported, to having his passport & belongings stolen, to going off the radar for more than 24 hrs in Singapore!
03: How to Date as a Digital Nomad with Jordan Caroll
Dating while being a Digital Nomad includes breaking hearts, confused emotions, a lot of communication, honesty, and obviously Google Translator; at least for our guest Jordan. He has been nomadding since 2018 and has joined us on our podcast to share some of his most challenging dating stories since becoming a Digital Nomad. From tough breakups to slicing his hand on the first date and to not being able to speak the same language.
02: From a Stolen Passport to Almost Being Deported. Horror Nomad Stories with Saurav
Being a Digital Nomad has many perks and we can see a lot of them on the internet. The truth is that there is a lot of not so sexy stuff about nomadding. Saurav joined us on the podcast to share some of his nightmare nomad stories from 11 years of traveling the world. From being almost deported, to having his passport & belongings stolen, to going off the radar for more than 24 hrs in Singapore! Read the show notes for more travel tips
01: How to Thrive in your Digital Nomad Relationship with Anat & Orr
Traveling and working online with your spouse – It sounds like a dream for many couples! The reality is that being together 24/7 isn’t that easy. We interviewed Anat & Orr, a Digital Nomad Couple from Israel who started their digital nomad journey journal in Thailand. In this episode we talk about how to create me-time, build community and find the next nomad destination together as a happy digital nomad couple. Read the show notes with more tips