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For nomad writers and bloggers and wannabe’s , a category about the the practical side of blogging and/or writing while traveling. As a professional blogger I take you along my journey of experimenting, learning and gaining knowledge. If you cannot find the answer to your question here, please contact me.

Working around the world: Bo’s Coffee Dumaguete

Working around the world: Bo’s Coffee Dumaguete

Today I’m working in Bo’s Coffee Dumaguete, at the back of the Robinsons Mall. I’m surprised by the speed of the internet, it works just fine, uploading from photos to my Instagram account and Facebook profile went in good speed. The coffee is always good at Bo’s all over the Philippines. Actually it is a Starbucks kind of place and it wouldn’t surprise me that somewhere in the shady background of business holdings and such it is owned by the…

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Nomads and friendship, love and sex

Nomads and friendship, love and sex

I’ve written articles about the nomad lifestyle. Why you should or should not start a life like mine. The pro’s and con’s of being always on the move and living out of a suitcase. I think for me the hardest one is the ‘always being a stranger’ and ‘no one committing to you because you leave anyway’ is the hardest parts of a nomadic life. I’m not a 24 year old backpacker fucking my way across the planet, in no…

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How to stay Cool in a Tropical Business Meeting

How to stay Cool in a Tropical Business Meeting

Here I am, my first business meeting in the Philippines. And although I’ve been in this country for some months now, I still sweat. I sweat a lot. It is embarrassing sometimes, well, most of the time actually. One day I walked in the hairdressers and my hair was so wet she asked me if I just washed it. 

When you have a business meeting in the Philippines a sweaty face is not done. As a matter of fact: water dripping…

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Meet and Greet the Nomadic Blogger

Meet and Greet the Nomadic Blogger

The Nomadic Blogger, as in I, is open for Meet and Greet sessions. I can answer your questions about several topics such as: The Netherlands (Europe) Digital Nomad lifestyle and working online Blogging and WordPress blogs Social Media and how to use it Starting a business Personal development Writing methods that boost creativity Or just, meet me, JC from Holland aka the Nomadic Blogger We can work out the details when you get in touch with me. Meet & Greet…

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How do you set your hourly rate

How do you set your hourly rate

Every freelancer needs to set his hourly rate, and also those traveling the world and working from remote places, need to calculate their hourly rate carefully. Sometimes you have to budget wisely, to save up for that rainy day when no projects are coming your way and hotel bills need to be paid or you need a visa extension. Although as a nomad you can adjust your daily living costs much easier to you income, living as minimalistic as you…

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How to start a Business that allows you to Travel the World

How to start a Business that allows you to Travel the World

Sitting behind your desk, or at your workspace, you might have thought it over several times: You do not like where you are, you do miss a certain amount of freedom and creative development and when you are really honest with yourself: somedays you just hate your job. If you recognize yourself in that, maybe it is time to start your won business. But where to start? Choosing a business that allows you to travel the world Wisdom is the…

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6 Tips for your first month as a digital nomad

6 Tips for your first month as a digital nomad

So there you are, all settled in at your new location. New country, new title: Digital Nomad. Whats next? How do you start? How to deal with doubt, homesickness and all those mixed emotions that find a way to your mind now the rush is over? You have been working on your ‘great escape’ almost constantly over the last few months, and maybe even a year. And specially the last few weeks were crazy. I know mine were. Saying goodbye…

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