Working Remotely

How One Digital Nomad Took Control of Her Time

Nalisha Patel and her husband, Janak, have been digital nomads since August 2011. "Before then we had been living our own 'photocopy life,'" she said. "You know the type: Each day seems to resemble the last!" Running a business while traveling, she understand first-hand the challenge of self-management—especially managing your time and focus. Here's what she does to keep her mind on the task at hand. Read Full Article

The Way We Work

Baby Boomers Increasingly Choose to Freelance

Thousands of boomers are using their skills and expertise to become their own boss, freelancing through online talent marketplaces. In fact, according to the second annual “Freelancing in America” study sponsored by Upwork and Freelancers Union, those 65+ are most likely to start freelancing by choice and now account for about 30 percent of U.S. freelancers. Meet three mature professionals who are pursuing a different way of work. Read Full Article

Working Remotely

The Road Less Traveled: Digital Nomad Hotspots in Central and South America

Many digital nomads base themselves somewhere in Asia, where there’s a good mix of quality living standards and decent working conditions to help you stay productive. But you might be missing out on an amazing experience on the other side of the world in Central or South America. From digital nomad hot spots to travel tips, Felicia Hargarten shares what she's learned during her travels. Read Full Article