Find Your Happy Place

I’ve been working remotely around the world for almost a year. Travelling through fifteen different countries and over twice as many cities. That means I’ve slept in countless different beds. Slept on every type of pillow you can imagine and some that you wouldn’t want to. I’ve lived out of a suitcase containing clothes for […]

Portugal’s Brand Icon

Cans vs. Cocks If there’s a country that’s in need of a new brand icon, it’s Portugal. You may be familiar with the Rooster of Barcelos. That colourful cock that folklore said came back to life to prove a man’s innocence. It’s a 17th century relic. It’s time to move on Portugal. Lay that rooster to rest and […]

Branding a Bar in Lisbon

You’re gonna love this! (WARNING: Some content may be offensive) You’ve heard the Murray Head lyrics “One night in Bangkok is like a year in any other place.” Well my first night in Lisbon was a little like one of those kinds of nights. After settling into my lovely suite in the IKEA-modern student dorms […]

Sign Up for Brand Abroad Updates

Thanks for coming along for this year-long Brand Abroad journey. My Remote Year will take you through 12 cities over the next 12 months. I’ll do my best to keep you up to date with the experience of working while travelling abroad. I’ll let you know with occasional emails when I’ve posted new content. I’m looking […]

50 Ways to Prepare for a Remote Year

I’ve been working remotely for years, if you consider my home office remote.  Though I do get to travel quite a bit, the majority of time I spend working is isolated from the rest of the world. Next to family and friends, travel is THE most important to me. So when I learned about Remote […]