How Do You Make Money as a Digital Nomad?
- How can I create an income and a living as a digital nomad, without selling out or compromising my morals?
- How can I overcome my fear of lack of money as a creator?
- How can I develop better emotions around money so I can focus on having the courage to create?
Links to references made in the podcast:
- FAQs about how Jema makes money
- Meg Jay TED Talk about spending your time intentionally
- The Brene Brown book with the quote about the creator doubt never going away
Places to talk to us online:
0:42 . . . Who are these people? Jema & Berna introduce themselves
2:52 . . . How Jema started her first online business (and why she quit immediately)
4:47 . . . The first two mistakes Jema made while trying to make money as a digital nomad
6:10 . . . The 8 different ways you can make money as a digital nomad (and why Jema does basically none of them)
8:11 . . . The two big things Jema does do to make a living as a digital nomad
10:24 . . . Why twenty-somethings need to figure out what they care about right now
12:19 . . . Why Jema hated making money as a digital nomad (at first)
13:53 . . . Berna’s biggest money struggle as a freelancer
15:30 . . . How Jema manages her earnings, saving and investing goals as a digital nomad
16:08 . . . How Jema survived on a $20-a-day digital nomad income
17:28 . . . That time Jema ran out of money and had to take a job shoveling horse sh*t (true story)
20:25 . . . Why Jema refuses to try and earn a six-figure income as a digital nomad
21:02 . . . That time a friend got tricked by a sellout blogger
22:06 . . . What would it take to become a super-rich digital nomad?
26:50 . . . Should digital nomads take on commissioned work when their own content isn’t making them money?
29:28 . . . Why you should set your freelance prices higher than you think
31:50 . . . What it feels like to battle imposter syndrome and not valuing yourself enough
33:30 . . . Why the world’s best animators still feel imposter syndrome and self-doubt
35:10 . . . Berna’s self-assigned homework challenge
36:39 . . . Berna pledges to fight her fear of money loss by defining the value of her time
38:34 . . . How you can catch Ticket2Blog on the internets between episodes
40:32 . . . Berna’s biggest win of the week (how she learned to make friends with math)
42:00 . . . Jema’s biggest fail of the week (why she’s so freakin’ cranky today)