What that means is that I work via the internet and I don't have a permanent place that I call my "home". Digital implies that my work is connected in cyberspace and nomad implies that I'm always on the move. Basically, I am allowed the freedom to travel around the world as long as I can connect to the internet long enough to get my job done. NOTE: Before we move ahead, I want to mention that some digital nomads focus more on having a fulfilling internet career while others focus more on the "nomad" part- they have a passion for travel and work merely as a means to sustain that passion. While this is totally acceptable, I'm all about finding a job that you both love and will allow you to travel. Being a digital nomad is an amazing, fulfilling, and enriching experience… for me. But it's not for everyone. Most digital nomads I know are wanderlusters (people who love to travel), but some just love the freedom of being able to go anywhere at any time and communicate with their … [Read more...] about 3 Important Questions You Need To Answer If You Want To Be A Digital Nomad
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Starting a business is difficult, there’s no doubt about it. But sustaining, nurturing, and growing a business is far more difficult than simply starting one. Starting a business is just laying out ideas, which always seems very fascinating during the initial phase. But when you actually jump into the swamp, only then do you realize all of the facts. Many start a business with guns blazing, but the majority of them don’t last long (or we can say that they “fail to sustain”). On the other hand, some entrepreneurs enter the market, conduct a failed experiment, and then come back stronger and mightier. What is the difference between the two? Which approach should you choose so that your business sustains and grows over an extended period of time? Allow me to make it simple for you. Remember this bold statement: “Half the war is won in the mind even before the war gets started.” Wise words. That statement prevails … [Read more...] about 11 Strategies Every Entrepreneur Needs To Know
A proposal is something which offers a proposed solution to a problem at hand. Companies build proposals for their clients, researchers in academia write research grant proposals for funding, bloggers online submit their article proposals to publishers for consideration, freelancers create proposal for their clients and so forth. Seeking out opportunities is important and writing effective proposals is more important, no matter how skilled a company, a researcher, or a blogger might be in what they do. Anywhere there is a problem or issue, pitching to them with your offering and the proposed solution is how deals are sealed and meaningful relationships are built around them. If you are a freelancer who is into writing or development work, a good proposal can do wonders for you. You not only end up getting paid higher than usual; you also safeguard your’s & client interest with scope of proposal. More on it later. Being a blogger, pitching publications in your … [Read more...] about How to Write Effective Proposals: A Guide for Bloggers & Freelancers
Why am I not earning even a penny a day? What mistakes am I making? What the hell am I doing wrong? Like thousand others bloggers, I’m striving for the same answer. Sometimes it’s so frustrating that I feel like quitting. Sometimes I wonder is it really what I want to do. Is it what really I am intended to do? Do I like doing what I do? Meanwhile, I started reading books, watched inspirational success stories, looked for the answers in TEDx talks. I literally started hunting how to get success. After reading some inspirational books or watching an inspirational video, I get inspired like hell. Here is one such video: It seems all easy then. At first I stay full of sparks. Ideas keep exploding in my head. The next day it slows down a bit. Things get a little calm, and I’m like – Okay enough of the videos, let’s do some real work now. I take out the laptop, sit down and look for a topic to write on. After choosing a random topic, I started writing. … [Read more...] about What am I doing wrong: Letter of a Frustrated Blogger to himself
These days people who are opting for Professional blogging as a career option is increasing, obviously the numbers are very less for now, but in coming years, Blogging might come out as a lucrative career option. Here I’m pointing out some of the things which any newbie blogger can learn from Professional bloggers. Professional bloggers, work day and night to learn and implement new techniques and keeping and eye on their changes and monitor how it works out for them, might give a new edge to your budding blog. Young kids look up to their idols for knowledge, whatever it is they may want to do, become an actor, a sportsman Etc, they learn from these professionals with much interest as they want to become like them one day.Similarly, a new blogger can learn a lot from a Professional Blogger by reading the articles they write, by the way, they behave on social networking sites, by the way, they speak during interviews.This I feel is one of the most important things a new Blogger … [Read more...] about What You can Learn from Professional Bloggers?