Grow Your Career

Big goals and progress engage and inspires us. I never aspired for a lifestyle that sought to reduce or eliminate work, but one where I worked hard for something aligned with my passion and mission. By 30 years old, I had a job in investment banking, generated 7 figures in consulting revenue, and had a venture-backed startup acquired – all while traveling to nearly 100 countries. I will share ways to help you scale your business or advance your career while you travel.

  • productive

7 Productive Routines for Unpredictable Environments

As a digital nomad, my schedule and environment are usually unpredictable. My office is regularly a new co-working space or coffee shop around the world. I therefore need to focus even more on optimizing my [...]

  • make money on Instagram

How to Make Money on Instagram

People are shocked to hear how teenagers are making thousands of dollars for one post on Instagram. If you ever wondered how to make money on Instagram, but thought becoming “Instafamous” was unrealistic, it may [...]

  • Startups in emerging markets

7 Tips For Startups In Emerging Markets

As the founder of TripScout, and as someone who has traveled to over 75 countries, I spend a lot of time with startups, investors, and incubators in emerging markets. The resourcefulness, drive, and vision I [...]

  • seed funding

How to Raise Seed Funding

How to quickly and efficiently raise seed funding for your startup. At my last company, Speek (acquired by Jive), we raised $1.2 million in seed funding and eventually raised $6 million over three rounds. Our seed funding process was [...]

  • work and travel

How Anyone Can Combine Work and Travel

Why work and travel doesn't have to be an either/or proposition. Do you aspire to have the freedom to travel and see the world, but don’t want to – or can’t – abandon your career? Are you [...]

  • Distributed Teams

How to Manage Distributed Teams Effectively

Distributed teams are great, but they do take a little more effort to manage effectively. I am a big advocate for distributed teams. There are many benefits, such as productivity, happiness, flexibility, and cost savings. It is not all upside [...]