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How to Convince Your Boss to Let You Work Remotely

In Working Remotely by Phoebe Nicolas

Times are changing and we are living in an era where work dynamics has also changed. People would think working from home is all smiles and easy breezy but it requires discipline to start work and go the extra mile to prove your boss you are not slacking off. In fact, it’s not for everyone because only determined workers would …

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Is Travel Insurance Worth It?

In Travel Tips by Phoebe Nicolas

Deciding to purchase travel insurance is a tough decision to make – will it be worth it? Travel insurance gives you the assurance of getting your money back due to uncontrollable reasons before or during a trip such as: cancelled flights, travel delays, or a medical emergency. For those reasons alone, travel insurance is worth it. Nobody wants to travel …

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Most Recommended Online Tools for Remote Workers

In Working Remotely by Phoebe Nicolas

Working remotely can be the most rewarding thing of someone’s career, but it also has its share of challenges for employees and employers alike. Work flexibility has become a critical deciding factor of many job seekers and many companies have started to implement the work-life balance approach that comes with remote work. But in order to make sure that remote …

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10+ Best Gifts for Remote Workers Who Travel a Lot

In Travel While Working by Phoebe Nicolas

Working remotely while travelling is something that I started recently and it’s a trend that’s becoming more and more popular. Many companies are allowing remote work now, and it makes a lot of business sense too according to many studies. Remote workers are not only working from home as most of them use their freedom to work anywhere and travel …

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10 Practical Ways to Save Travel Money While Working Remotely

In Travel While Working by Phoebe Nicolas

One of the reasons why I switched from traditional office based work to working remotely is to be able to travel more. With just a laptop, good internet connection and a comfortable place to stay, working remotely makes your travel goals possible, while earning and saving travel money easily. In this article, I break down some tips that I gathered …

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Visit Taiwan: 12 Valid Reasons to Love This Country

In Travel Destinations by Phoebe Nicolas

One lazy day, I was browsing through Facebook and come across this cheap flights ad to Taipei. Without much knowledge about the culture, the people, or anything, I clicked the ad, entered my preferred dates, convinced my friends to go with me and then booked a flight for three to visit Taiwan. Taiwan was never really in my bucket list …

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12 Things You Will Realize When You Start Working Remotely

In Working Remotely by Phoebe Nicolas

You’ve probably read or heard about working remotely a dozen times. From the abundant of bloggers writing about independent location lifestyle or maybe from someone you know who’s living as a digital nomad. I’ve been enjoying the life like a free bird. After working for more than 10 years in an office environment, I finally got out of my comfort …

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10 Things to Look For When Applying For Online Jobs

In Working Remotely by Phoebe Nicolas

Where there are freelancers, there are clients and these two always come together. Since I started taking part-time gigs from Upwork in year 2012, I’ve came across different clients from around the world. Some of them are really good and some are not so great. There were those who only needed me for a short time project and those who …

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10 Challenges of Working Remotely While Travelling (with Solutions)

In Travel While Working by Phoebe Nicolas

One of the greatest advantages of working remotely is the ability to work anywhere in the world. With just a laptop and adequate internet connection, working remotely gives you the opportunity to travel and always be on the go while earning money. This lifestyle seems exciting and fun, but working remotely while travelling is not always rainbows and unicorns. It’s …

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Awesome Benefits of Working Remotely and Travelling

In Travel While Working by Phoebe Nicolas

Working remotely and travelling is the new way of living the dream. As our modern world continues to progress with lots of opportunities available to work remotely, our way of working has become more and more flexible. This flexibility allows us to work anywhere we can and it gives us the freedom to travel more. From modern computers to affordable …