You've only got one life, so why not design it around your own personality and desires? Im Dan. Im a former entrepreneur turned freelance copywriter turned author and coach. I value freedom and experiences over money and things and I believe were all capable of designing our own lives.So far mine has included living in 7 countries, publishing 12 books, and working hard to achieve my dream of being time and location independent. Along the way Ive shared my experiences and helped 1000s of people start designing their own lives as well.I speak about psychology, personal development, life design, and anything else I think youll find useful and inspiring. I do my best to be uplifting, funny, entertaining, and at least 96% guru free.
Escape The English Teacher Trap & Become a Digital Nomad - DATW 01414/04/2017 Duración: 06min
In this podcast, I'll share one way to transition from being an English teacher to becoming a digital nomad.
How To Overcome Shiny Object Syndrome and The Dip - DATW 01311/04/2017 Duración: 05min
This podcast may be of particular interest for people with the ENFP or INFP personality type and have trouble staying focused, or tend to change direction when things stop being so exciting.
The Trouble With Self Help and Positive Thinking - DATW 01207/04/2017 Duración: 08min
The trouble with a lot of self help and personal development is it teaches us we can always be perfect. There is always a way to feel happy! Well, there isn't. And when you believe there is, you end up creating a spiral of negative thought patterns for yourself. In this podcast, we will look at a different approach to tackling "bad days" and making the most of mood swings. If you enjoyed this podcast, check out a lecture by Barbara Ehrenreich called smile or die which is also all about the problems with self help and positive thinking. This video is especially true for NF types, including ENFP INFP INFJ and ENFJ. I'm an ENFP myself, and the topic for this video came up while chatting with a fellow NF.
Digital Nomads, Choosing The Best Place To Live, and How To Move To and Live in Europe - DATW 01104/04/2017 Duración: 22min
In this podcast, I cover a few of the best ways I know to choose the best place to live as a digital nomad, and how to move to Europe, and keep living in Europe for as long as you'd like :) How do I know? I've been living in Europe for about 4 years now! You'd be surprised how easy it is to get a visa and live in Spain, live in Germany, or live in Prague! Not to mention some of the other countries that make it really easy.
How To Be a Successful Freelancer (and 3 mistakes you MUST avoid!) - DATW 01003/04/2017 Duración: 07min
Freelancing can be one of the best ways to work for yourself and have more freedom. It's also a great way to be passionate about your work and enjoy what you do. Yet, many Freelancers struggle, or even worse, putter along in entrepreneurial purgatory. Don't be one of these. Listen to this episode.
How To Be More Disciplined (From an ENFP with ADHD) - DATW 00931/03/2017 Duración: 10min
For some people being disciplined is as easy as eating breakfast. Man do I hate those people. For me, being disciplined, productive, and following through on what I say I will do has not always been easy. Heck, it isn't even easy now. As an ENFP, who has ADHD, this is always an area of struggle for me BUT the studies, ideas, and strategies in this video have helped me write (and finish) books, succeed in my own business, and even, from time to time, get in decent physical shape. It is my hope that they can help you too have more discipline and use that discipline to pursue your dreams and do more of the things you love.
3 Things I Love About Living Abroad as a Location Independent Digital Nomad and Expat- DATW 00827/03/2017 Duración: 06min
This podcast was a lot easier to make than my last one because I LOVE living abroad. Here are 3 of the most surprising benefits for calling a new country home. Believe it or not, there isn't a single mention of cheap beer, beautiful women, or year round sunshine! Whether you are are, or are thinking about becoming, a digital nomad, location independent entrepreneur, teaching english abroad, or just being a regular ol' expat...I'm sure you'll find these 3 benefits pretty appealing!
What I Don't Like About Living Abroad and Being an Expat or Digital Nomad - DATW 00724/03/2017 Duración: 07min
The perfect life imagined by many right? Travelling the world, living wherever you want, having all the freedom in the world. OK, OK, it is pretty good, but that doesn't mean I can't complain from time to time and that is exactly what's happening here. 3 things I really don't like about living abroad and being an expat. Not just Digital Nomads, I'm sure the English Teachers out there who are living around the world teaching English can understand some of these plights as well!
How To Be More CONFIDENT (even if you've never been) - DATW 00622/03/2017 Duración: 12min
In this episode you will learn some approaches to overcoming anxiety, fear, low self-esteem and other obstacles to achieving the self-confidence, success and happiness you're looking for. Based on the latest breakthroughs in neuroscience and human needs, you will learn proven strategies that can rapidly increase your levels of self confidence, happiness and success in every area of life. I am passionate about people becoming more confident and will do my best in this episode, and future ones, to teach you how to become more confident in all areas of your life. In this episode, we're going to go through 3 ways you can become more confident not just now, not just for 10 minutes but sustainably for the long term. These are concepts that I've written about in my books, that my readers have got really great results from, and I've tried experimented with and perfected, and they work! So without further ado, let's go into Tip No.1.
How To Focus With ADHD, Tame Your ADHD Brain, and Maximize Your Potential - DATW 00520/03/2017 Duración: 09min
I'm sitting in a busy Venezuelan Restaurant writing this and I couldn't be more focused and dialed in. Yet I bet for most of the population, trying to work in this environment would be a nightmare. Fortunately for us, people with ADHD are wired differently and can actually excel in chaos. This episode includes some tips and advice for working with your ADHD brain and coming out on top.
How To Stay on Track and Reach your Goals in Tough Times - DATW 00417/03/2017 Duración: 07min
How To Stay on Track and Reach your Goals - Even when times or tough or you're facing setbacks, you always have a choice to keep going and reach your destination.
Turning Pro and Becoming an In Demand Freelancer and Successful Entrepreneur - DATW 00316/03/2017 Duración: 28min
What is the difference between a struggling and stressed "Freelancer" and a truly Free Freelancers? Turning Pro. In this training you'll start to discover how you can become time and location independent while earning a high income as a freelancer, coach, or consultant. You'll also learn 2 critical bits every freelancer should have in every proposal. And a strategy for structuring your proposals that can often double your income on a project. The Pro is hired for their results. It doesn't matter if he or she is a web designer, advertising manager, or copywriter...what matters is the results. Clients hear about this person's ability to take charge, to offer guidance, and to deliver results. This is what they pay for. Clients NEED to hire "The Help" and "The Techie". Clients WANT to hire "The Pro". The Pro is the highest level of freelancer. They usually have a good reputation and a waiting list to work with them. The Pro can price their services 2-10x higher because they communicate value and are hired to pro
How to Stop Dabbling, Achieve Your Goals, and Succeed in Business - DATW 00208/03/2017 Duración: 36min
Quite possibly the most important topic I've ever covered! If you've struggled to make a change in your life, or you struggle to succeed and reach your goals, then you must listen to this episode. We cover analysis paralysis and the right strategy for making decisions. We then dive into, and tear apart, the dangerous dabbling habit. Last, we cover how to use your brain and your focus to be most successful. If you follow the content in this show, you'll be leaps and bounds closer to achieving your goals and succeeding in business.
How To Work For Yourself and Travel The World - DATW 00109/02/2017 Duración: 31min
I'm going to teach you how I afford to travel the world. In this episode you'll learn the fastest and best way to start working for yourself so you can become a digital nomad, or location independent entrepreneur. When you research how to work for yourself you will surely be bombarded with 1000s of ideas, as well as 1000s of people trying to sell you some B.S. "business in a box" or "magic solution". Run! The fastest way to work for yourself is to become a freelancer, a coach, or a consultant. In this episode I'll share my own experiences working for myself as a freelancer and coaching others. You'll learn exactly how you can get started working for yourself and the right ways to think about what to actually do. I'll give you a hint, there is no magic here. It's all about giving real value and actually helping people. When you do, you'll get more freedom and be able to keep working for yourself and living life on your own terms. Oh, and you'll also get to keep your soul. Cool? I also share my own experience a