Interviews with entrepreneurs who actually have free time to travel. Real location independant digital nomads. Tips on how to start your own online business and how to live the 4-hour workweek you've dreamed about. Check out for show notes, bonus videos and photos!

Do you want to improve your photography? Professional travel photographer and blogger Sean Dalton is based out of Asia and specializes in portraiture and lifestyle product photography. Sean will help you take the next step in your business and create great photos that will last a lifetime.

In this episode, Sean shares how he turned his passionate hobby into a business that allows himself do what he loves while traveling the world. He also talks about the key fundamentals to creating the perfect Tinder photo, Instagram hacks for creating stunning photos, and camera gear you may not want to live without. Listen to the end for tips that you can apply regardless of your skill level or camera equipment.


Links: Sean Dalton




Trip Streak


Nomad Coffee Club Meetup




Modern Romance -Aziz Ansari


Time Stamps:

02:18 - Professional vs. novice photographers

04:00 - Instagram styles

06:11 - Valuing professional photos

08:56 - Online Dating

10:30 - The perfect Tinder photo

12:20 - Learning photography

16:30 - Providing value first

21:24 - NGO travel work

23:20 - Traveling as a kid

25:28 - Instagram Hacks

30:38 - Selling photos

34:00 - Camera gear

39:20 - Perfect travel lens

40:50 - Entry level cameras

47:37 - Photography 101

50:00 - Tips for taking photos


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What’s holding you back? Find out how James Radcliffe and Johnny FD overcame their limiting beliefs and turned their dream into a reality. James will share his inspiration behind leaving a job in the states and Johnny will share a piece of his life he isn't proud of.

In this episode, James and Johnny will also talk about what it really takes to become successful, how to find validation, benefits to having a supportive community and their experience at The Digital Nomad Summit. Listen to the end for actionable tips on ways you can overcome your beliefs so you can live your dreams today. 


Facebook - James Radcliffe 


Life's 6 Rules: Full Graduation Speech - Arnold Schwarzenegger
How to Start Making Money Online Even if You're Broke! - Johnny FD
Pool Party Attendees - Nomad Summit Video
Travel Search - Trip Streak


Rich Dad Poor Dad - Robert T. Kiyosaki
The Game - Neil Strauss
Life Changes Quick - Johnny FD

Time Stamps:
01:02- Working in a warehouse
03:09 - Being introduced to Rich Dad Poor Dad
05:15 - Buying a house at foreclosure
09:53 - Coworking at Punspace
15:15 - Hacking MVP
16:12 - Start working online
17:00 - Motivation
24:05 - Success or failure
28:30 - Overcoming limiting beliefs
30:10 - Getting a girlfriend & gaining validation
41:35 - Giving up and going home
45:45 - Chiang Mai community
50:40 - Nomad Summit highlights
1:01:00 - Actionable tips

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Do you want to change the world? Nonpartisan media organization We Are Change is comprised of independent journalists, concerned citizens, activists, and anyone who wants to shape the direction our world is going in. Founder Luke Rudkowski joins us to tell the story of how he created a community of truth-seekers and peacemakers who share a commitment to nonviolent action.

In this episode, Luke talks about how he turned his alternative media channel into an online passive income machine that allows him to travel the world and make a difference. He also discusses global issues such as India's currency reset, U.S banks, and Obama Care. Listen to the end for key travel hacks and effective strategies for handling haters on the internet.



Website -

YouTube - WeAreChange



About Me -



Emergency - Neil Strauss


Time Stamps:

01:20 - 400,000 subscribers

02:06 - Alternative media

03:36 - Traveling and earning money online

04:56 - India’s currency reset

08:00 - U.S debt

09:30 - Cash in U.S banks

11:00 - Social capital & survival gear

14:30 - #1 Digital Nomad community in the world

18:00 - Starting YouTube & bootstrapping

24:16 - Pollution in Thailand

27:35 - Mainstream media news

30:30 - Pharmaceutical drugs & health care

39:23 - YouTube income

44:37 - Travel hacks

51:00 - Dealing with haters

1:03:00 - Power, corruption, Twitter, and Facebook

1:12:00 - Obama Care

1:16:38 - Creating the life you want

1:18:38 - How to be a real journalist


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Do you want to learn how make a passive income as an artist? Location-independent designer and illustrator Cat Coquillette shares how she grew her passion for art and travel into a successful business.

In this episode, Cat talks about where to advertise your artwork and ways to start and grow your business. She also talks about how royalties, licensing, and non-exclusive agreements are crucial to your success. Listen to the end, for Cat’s future travel plans and daily routine.


Cat’s Links:



How I Earn Passive Income as an Artist


Facebook group - Chiang Mai Nomad Girls

Affordable art prints - Society6

Online art community - Redbubble


Get tickets - Nomad Summit

Ep 142 - Art, Design, Travel with Lauren Hom



The Nix: A novel - Nathan Hill

The Things They Carried - Tim O'Brien


Show Notes:

02:00 - Entrepreneurial community in Kansas City & Chiang Mai

04:34 - Chiang Mai Digital Nomad girls

08:30 - Burning season

09:19 - Graphic design and branding

12:00 - Society6

14:52 - Non-exclusive agreement

15:40 - Print on demand, upload & edit

20:00 - Royalties and licensing

26:30 - Becoming a business

33:00 - Cost of supplies

35:30 - Travel plans

36:15 - Skiing in Poland

40:30 - Daily routine

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Can you make a passive income on Fiverr? Copywriting expert Julian Goldie earns $1,000 a month working on platforms such as Fiverr and Upwork. Julian will help you by sharing his experience on how he started at $5 per gig and now charges $75 per hour.

In this episodes, Jullian will talk about getting started on Fiverr, selling books, gig ideas, and ways to upsell your customer. He also talks about haters in the digital nomad community, having an abundance mindset and tips on being a digital nomad. Listen to the end, to see just how easy it is to become your own boss.







Get your tickets:

Ep 47 - Life Changes Quick, Voice Overs, and Fiverr Gigs


Show Notes:

02:00 - UK sucks?

04:55 - Get started on Fiverr

08:00 - Selling books

10:45 - Royalty free music

12:40 - Earning $1,000 a month

13:50 - Fitness / weight loss plans

16:00 - Creating a profile

18:00 - Company logo travel promotion

20:00 - Upselling customers

22:26 - Myspace music & embarrassing social media

26:30 - Copywriting higher paid job

29:10 - Negative Chiang Mai digital nomads

33:15 - Helping others with an abundance mindset

40:20 - How to be a digital nomad

45:00 - Marketing Recruitment

47:18 - Is becoming a nomad easy?

49:41 - Unacceptable excuses


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Category:general -- posted at: 1:56pm ICT

Do you want to be successful? Entrepreneur, investor, kickboxer, and traveler Johnny FD talks about the reasons why some people still aren’t successful and ways to overcome them.

In this episode, Johnny talks about how anyone can start earning money online and learn how to ball out on a budget. He’ll also talk about ways to overcome bad spending habits, failing on diets and why he is happy to attend a wedding in Taiwan. Listen to the end, for a truly inspiring story that trumps every excuse you’ve ever had on why you haven’t had success yet.


Tutor: VIP kid
Muay Thai Blog - My Fight Camp


MJ DeMarco - The Millionaire Fastlane


Show Notes:

01:45 – 1 million-dollar lose

04:20 – Fighting Muay Thai in Thailand

07:15 – Earning money online

09:50 – Muay Thai blog

15:20 – Six figure drop ship store

20:30 – Ballin’ on a budget

23:30 – Abundance mindset

29:40 – Bad spending habits

35:55 – Failing on diets

38:15 – Taiwan wedding

41:35 – Being born paralyzed


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Category:general -- posted at: 1:49pm ICT

Do you feel too old to travel? 52-year-old radio guru and loving father Palle Bo documents his journey as he takes his radio business online to travel every country in the world.

On this episode, Palle shares his experience traveling 11 countries in eastern Europe, the cost of living in Denmark, multicultural and religious differences. He also talks about his purpose for traveling and sleeping in hostels as an older digital nomad. Listen to the end, to hear how his family travels while maintaining a positive and open relationship.



Website - The Radio Vagabond


Recommended Books:

Start with Why - Simon Sinek

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind - Yuval Noah Harari


Show Notes:

01:20 – Producing radio commercials

02:00 – Travel the world in 5 years

05:03 – Tax-free business

06:30 – Cost of living in Denmark

10:00 – 11 countries in eastern Europe

21:00 – Multicultural differences

28:50 – Muslim religion

31:10 – The purpose to travel

33:10 -  Older digital nomads

35:55 – Staying in hostels

42:40 – New digital nomad crowd

45:05 – Radio vs. Podcast

52:40 – Audio Books

55:40 – Future travel plans in Asia

56:40 – Traveling with family


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Category:general -- posted at: 10:11pm ICT

Do you want to replace your 9-5 income online and travel the world? In October 2014 Riley Bennett quit his job and moved to Chiang Mai, Thailand to try and earn money online. He documented the journey via YouTube exploring multiple countries while growing his passive income. Now, he owns a successful Amazon FBA business that earns $4,000+ a month and released a course that teaches the entire Amazon method so you can live that life too.

In this episode, Riley talks about having over 1 million views on his YouTube channel, the full moon party, and how to manifest your destiny. He also discusses how you can overcome copyright infringements, answers frequent Amazon questions and tips on how to grow your YouTube channel. Listen to the end, for ways he overcomes his biggest weakness being a personality type ENFP.


YouTube Channel:

Amazon Course:

Digital Nomad Summit:

4 Hour Work Week Book:


Ep 52:

Ep 141:


Show Notes:

01:00 - Quitting the job and traveling the world

03:50 - Day 1 friends

07:45 - Full moon party

10:30 - 1 Million Views on YouTube

14:45 - Manifesting your destiny

19:00 - Dropship lifestyle retreat

22:25 - Copyright infringement

25:30 - Amazon frequent Q&A

29:38 - Growing your YouTube channel

34:58 - Nomad Summit 2017 speakers

44:10 - Myers-Briggs Personality Test

46:00 - Partying on the weekends

48:00 - 6 hours of editing video

49:40 - ENFP Strengths and weaknesses

51:30 - Best part of non-job life

53:35 - Overcoming biggest weakness

Direct download: 143_-_Livin_That_Life.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:26am ICT

Does creativity make you happy? Designer and letterer Lauren Hom transformed her NYC job to a location independent creative studio. Known for her bright color palettes and playful letterforms, Lauren has created work for clients like Starbucks, Google, AT&T, YouTube and TIME Magazine. She now has the freedom to travel the world to work when and where she wants.

In this episode, Lauren shares how she started working for free and now can charge upwards to $30,000 on some projects. She also talks about working for corporate companies, whether you should hire an agent, and how you can market your brand. During the show, Johnny FD and Lauren share their experience dating and traveling as an Asian American. Listen to the end, to hear how Johnny paid off $40,000 in student loans and how you can too.



Website -




New Blog Post:

2017 Digital Nomad Summit:


Show Notes:

02:00 - Starting as an illustrator

04:10 - Trendsetting in NYC

08:20 - Hand Lettering and design

13:00 - Working for corporate companies

15:10 - Hiring an agent

24:30 - Channeling negative energy

25:30 - Dating as an Asian American

35:30 - Traveling as an Asian American

38:45 - Chalk lettering for free lunches

42:00 - Setting high expectations

46:00 - Online creative boot camp

46:50 - Marketing your brand

49:00 - Remote year signup

54:15 - Cost of living: NYC vs Chiang Mai

58:50 - Paying off $40,000 in student loans


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Category:general -- posted at: 4:31pm ICT

Do you want to know who you are and why you do things the way you do? Conscious business coach & holistic wellness teacher Kristen Yates and Johnny FD discuss their results from the famous Myers-Briggs personality test comparing ENFP and ESTJ strengths and weaknesses. If you want to build a successful business but your mindset is holding you back, this episode is perfect you.

On the show, you'll hear how executive strengths help Johnny’s businesses stay successful, emotional opportunity in relationships and if empathy is holding you back. Kristen will also give feedback to Johnny on how he can improve on his weaknesses and why both their personalities are key to society’s growth. Listen to the end for ways you can find the perfect partner and develop the abundance mindset.


Kristen's Website:
Take the Test Yourself:

Show Notes:

00:48 - Myers-Briggs personality test

05:45 - Kristen and Johnny’s test results

06:25 - Intuitive ability

07:30 - Introvert and extrovert

09:48 - Sensing ability

12:20 - Campaigner ENFP strengths and weaknesses

19:10 - Women speakers for Nomad Summit 2017

23:00 - Executive personality strengths

24:30 - Starting Chiang Mai Startup groups

26:43 - Johnny FD’s weaknesses

32:45 - Being judgmental

34:15 - Communicating emotions

41:15 - Is empathy holding you back?

44:45 - Working with an ENFP

46:00 - Triple down on your strengths

48:18 - Abundance mindset
Direct download: Ep_141_-_Myers_Briggs_Personalities_and_Enrepreneurship_ESTJ_vs._ENFP.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:19am ICT