Penang has long been an underrated destination for digital nomads. Let me give you 10 reasons why you should consider putting it on top of your bucket list!
Working remotely is a privilege only few humans get to enjoy – although the numbers are steadily increasing. The freelance workforce is growing more than three times faster than the US workforce overall, according to an annual report by Upwork and the Freelancers Union.
Today, the numbers of freelancers stands at 57.3 million in the US alone! And some of them prefer to take their work abroad and sit somewhere in sunny South East Asia rather than their home office in New York or Berlin Kreuzberg.
Freelancers and digital entrepreneurs are planning for the future of work faster than anyone else.
So where are you thinking to set up your next office?
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… And never having to pay for accommodation again!
A lot of my followers and readers have been asking curious questions on my house-sitting adventures and I am happy to provide the answers in one short & comprehensive guide!
As I am writing this, I am sitting on a long wooden dining table in the winter garden of a beautiful old villa in South England. Two cute cocker spaniels lie at my feet, exhausted from the long walk we took this morning.
I came here for a couple of months, to prepare for my next long trip to Asia. I am living in this house for free – Means I pay no rent & no utilities! The home owners went on a long vacation and trusted me to take care of their house and their beloved puppies.
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Exploring and creating are my passions. They determine where I live and work. So why not bring the two together in some of the world’s most beautiful places?
I have been dreaming of spending some time in a co-working and co-living space since I started this exciting journey. I haven’t taken the advantage of sharing ideas, skills and living space with fellow digital nomads just yet. But this shall change soon!
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Travel blogging promises to be the perfect way to live the dream of being a full-time traveller and getting payed for something you truly enjoy. But is it all peace, cake and roses or is there more to it? Let’s take a close look at the challenges of being a travel blogger.
Sure, the idea of funding your travels with sponsored posts, banner advertising, affiliate sales and eBooks seems intriguing. The possibility of being ‘location independent’ makes your heart skip a beat. But have you ever considered that blogging about your travels to make money, could take the joy from an otherwise beautiful experience?
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5 Simple Ways To Stop Wasting Time And Make Your Work Hours More Effective
I am sure you heard it before: Some people say it is possible to work smarter, not harder. And surprisingly, that is actually true!
I have always been one of those people who get distracted easily. It can be a WhatsApp message from mom, an email from a client or maybe just a nagging household task. The latter I solve by working from a coffee shop for two or three hours a day. But then there is the friendly barista that wants to chat…
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