Guest post by Louise Wiles Accompanying partners – do they or circumstance influence their career choices? Recently I was talking about the services that I offer to accompanying partners through Success Abroad Coaching with some friends ‘back home’. I was explaining that finding fulfilling and … [Read more...] about What Prevents Expats From Working Overseas?
Everybody loves lists, and expats (and future expats) are no exception. Here I've pulled together a list of ten "best of ____" for expats. Some of them are silly and some are serious. Enjoy! Best Expat Banks, a list of banks that do well by expats, based on home-country currency Best Expat Jobs … [Read more...] about 10 “Bests” for Expats
Dedicated to "future Global Managers," The Global You by Susan Bloch and Philip Whiteley sets out ten strategies for achieving success as a working expat. The book is aimed at the expat who works for a company that sends him on an overseas assignment, but there are lessons which expats by choice … [Read more...] about 10 Steps to The Global You
Let's face it, you don't make money just by blogging. But there are lots of profitable bloggers, and some of them are very, very profitable. Gazillionaire profitable. They do it by using the blog to sell something. As I wrote recently, There are basically three ways to make money from a … [Read more...] about Profitable Blogging
If you've ever considered blogging to finance your overseas life, there's a tremendous resource available. Since you can only get it for a few more days, I need to tell you about it now. I mentioned it when I posted here about supporting yourself overseas with a website or blog, but I just found … [Read more...] about Blog Your Way to the Untethered Expat Life
Recently we've looked at several ways you might support yourself overseas through location independent work. You can see lots of suggestions here. Basing a writing business on a website or blog is an option. But what if you just want to write, without dealing with the mechanics of setting up a … [Read more...] about Support Yourself Overseas as a Freelance Blogger