BEHIND THE WIZARD

Few regular people understand the back office of technology. They rant and rave about their app not doing this or their mobile device not doing anything on that website. They are uninterested in what it took to make it do any of those things in the first place, and the complex relationships that fire and […]

GUEST POST – Lenka Černáková on Internship at a Co-working Space

My Internship at Coworking Locus Workspace Even Digital Nomads need to create community, and co-working spaces are perfect for that, even if you aren’t using the space for everyday work. Remember The C in Co-working Stands for Community, we talked about co-working spaces and part of a location independent professional’s community.  You have a chance to […]

Where in the World Was the Global Mobile Worker? Or How Not to Migrate to a Hosted Server

URGENT NEWS RELEASE – I’M BACK In the over four years that I have been doing this blog, there were very few gaps in posting. I posted from jungles in Guatemala, I posted from Havana, Cuba, talking my way into a hotel’s business center because that is the only place to get the internet in […]

FINDING YOUR EQUILIBRIUM

Returning to a full-time job life has been equal parts thrilling and destabilizing. The job is fascinating, filled with mystery and deeply intense. The job demanded extensive periods of time in Seattle, which thrust me into the world of my former country. More about that later. I’ve discovered that nothing defines your desires better than […]

CLICK YOU HEELS TWICE AND YOU’RE HOME

  It’s natural that I would take stock of my time in Seattle on the day of my departure. It’s been an impactful trip. I am glad my reintroduction to the United States was in a city I didn’t know well. I could say hello to my country with a fresh perspective. With the same […]

DO YOU STILL REMEMBER ME?

How many times have you clicked on an app, went in search of that photo you took back then, or went to Spotify and thought “I hope it remembers me?” Hours later you may curse the invasion of your privacy at the hands of technology. But in that moment you want technology do what it […]

ONLINE EDUCATION – A DIGITAL NOMAD’S PLAYGROUND

You Can Win on Both Sides of the Chalkboard Not even ten years ago, all that came to mind when I thought about online courses was dodgy internet degrees from exotic places and online licenses from churches you’d never heard of so you could officiate at a friend’s wedding in the mountains. Now Edtech is […]

Digital Nomads – Crazy, or Crazy Like a Fox

I realize that for some the idea of packing your life up and moving outside the U.S. without some fat job offer and a relocation package sounds crazy.  Yet living outside your comfort zone by thousands of miles can sharpen your skills and your marketability. During my travels in South and Central America I met […]

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