Lessons Learned From Digital Nomad Living & What’s Next

sunset on the arabian sea goa india

The main purpose of my initial 6 month trip to Asia was buying time for cheaper living, getting some work done, a bit of exploring and pondering a few topics, which needed resolution. These goals influenced how I approached the average day and socializing. In this round about way, a huge step towards clarity has Read More


Digital Nomad Initiation Phase 1 Half Year Asia Complete

Initiation 1 complete

Tomorrow, I’m starting the long journey back to the U.S. for a while, with a several hour stop over in Tokyo, Japan airport (maybe enough time for a quick tour). It’s been exciting, depressing, terrifying, humbling, eye opening, psychedelic and grounding this past half a year living in India (Goa (in a grass hut), Rishikesh, Read More


Location Independant Business Update: June 2015

I recently finished creating a productized service for my income source eCommerce Warriors (an eCommerce strategy consultancy) along with a 14-part free course 14 advanced lessons for online retailers for education and list building. While setting up a process to directly contact retailers in my niche via a cold email, I had an epiphany. The idea Read More


Varanasi, India. The Epitome of Chaos.

varanasi boat ganges funeral pyre 2

  First impressions According to Lonleyplanet.com: “Brace yourself. You’re about to enter one of the most blindingly colorful, unrelentingly chaotic and unapologetically indiscreet places on earth. Varanasi takes no prisoners. But if you’re ready for it, this may just turn out to be your favorite stop of all.” Perhaps I should have read that quote Read More


India Part 2. Recap Of My Month In Goa As A Digital Nomad

me by the arabian sea goa India

  This is Part 2, my final post about time spent in Goa, India before moving on. Part 1: India The Initiation Begins. While this post mentions several things which are aggravations, February was positive overall and worked out well in the end. An adjustment period was needed and many magical moments were mixed in. Friend Read More


I Quit The 9 – 5 Grind To Become a Location Independent Digital Nomad, at 40.


My name’s Jeff, friends call me Kraven. I’d like to share an important decision I’ve made, which will either be the best or worst decision of my life. This decision, I’ve been working towards for over a decade of my 22+ years in the workforce.     I just resigned a 3+ year stint as Director Read More


But It Takes A Lot Of Money To Start An Online Business, Right?

Money to start online business

This is the fourth post, in a four part series, designed to help you overcome several common online business success obstacles. Parts 1, 2, 3, 4 Money. Ah, the green stuff we devote a large part of our waking hours to obtaining, that disappears from our grasp all too quickly. While our first two obstacles Read More


Finding Time For Your Online Business, When You Work Full Time

Making time for online business

This is the third post, in a four part series, designed to help you overcome several common online business success obstacles. Parts 1, 2, 3, 4 Time. Time is an invaluable commodity. Flowing through our hands like water, once gone, never to return. Working a full-time job, taking care of family, community obligations, hobbies – Read More