When Everything Isn’t a Rainbow – The LGBT Digital Nomad

Being a Digital Nomad takes vision and courage. And being an LGBT Digital Nomad takes it to a whole other level. It’s surprisingly something I have rarely written about. I suppose it was my border crossing, leaving Prague for Seattle, that compelled me to finally speak up. I was raised by Civil Rights Activist who […]

STILL GLOBAL, STILL MOBILE, JUST NO LONGER A FREELANCER

Dear Readers I hope you’ve missed me while I was transitioning to a new life. Gone are the lazy days of working at the kitchen table for a couple of hours before I even brushed my teeth. Afternoons at co-working spaces with a random collection of digital nomads. I have transitioned into the world of […]

THE WILD WILD WEST OF FREELANCE JOB SITES

The world of virtual work has exploded with more and more talent committed to work from anywhere. Last fall LinkedIn announced the launch of a pilot program called ProFinder, which connects companies to talented freelancers. Although ProFinder is currently only open to Bay Area professionals in accounting, graphic design, and writing and editing, the program […]

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 […]

The Global Mobile Worker – A Solution to the Talent Gap

A consistent theme at #WebSummit 2015 was the war for talent. Every co-founder cited getting good talent in the door as one of their greatest challenges, and one most didn’t expect. What Founders learned was talent is not just about developers. It takes a range of skills to build a company. These Founders thought there would […]

The Technology Dance

There is so much technology dancing on my laptop that sometimes while everything is loading I see the screen jiggle a little bit. Whether in terror or anticipation I can never tell. Technology is being hurled at me constantly. I’m applying for these writing gigs that challenge me to have perfect grammar or else and […]

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