Meet Jason Byer, a marketing professional who decided to take his family on a road trip of the U.S. in a travel trailer, all while keeping up his regular full-time day job and working from the road! Jason leads up marketing and partnerships for crowdspring—a job he found using FlexJobs. FlexJobs is partnering with Jason to take a closer look at what the digital nomad lifestyle is really like while working a full-time job. With weekly videos, you’ll get a first-hand look at Jason’s digital nomad adventure, and see how he structures his day, works from new locations, and finds time to explore.
In this video—the 30th in a 52-part series—Jason talks about how he nearly lost his trailer off a cliff and the importance of slowing down in all aspects of your travel adventure.
Follow Jason’s journey to learn how to work effectively from home or as a digital nomad using #FJNomad on social media—or by following along on the blog. You can also find Jason on Instagram at @j.byer. And you can follow the videos on our YouTube channel.
Resources for Digital Nomads
If you want to start your own digital nomad adventure, FlexJobs has many resources help get you on your way! Our blog features articles that can give you practical digital nomad advice, job leads, and inspirational stories of people who have made the change. Here’s some of the best:
Work-from-Anywhere Jobs for Digital Nomads
Finding a work-from-anywhere job is tantamount to taking off on your journey. This type of job will allow you to work from anywhere in the world, meaning you can perform the job anywhere you travel to as long as you have an Internet connection. We’ve compiled a list of a few common job titles we see for remote jobs. Be sure to also check out FlexJobs’ current listings, which are updated daily.
Quick Tip for Digital Nomads
FlexJobs’ annual survey found that travel is a top reason for why people want work flexibility. Back in January we compiled a list of the top 25 companies that hired for the most work-from-anywhere remote jobs during 2018. A work-from-anywhere job has no location requirement and can be perfect for a digital nomad who desires to take their job with them on the road. Here’s the top five companies from the list. Check out the full post for the rest of the top 25 companies.
Visit flexjobs.com/jason and use the code NOMAD for up to 30% off your membership!
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