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Working in the Margins of Life

Since the age of 16, I’ve essentially been working a full-time job. During high school and on into university, I worked late nights and weekends nearly every day, with just a short break on the weekends and during holidays. I had to, or I wouldn’t have been able to afford a high-quality education – and to me, it was worth …

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How to Move Anywhere (New Book!)

I’ve just released a new book! But before getting to that, here’s the backstory… When I first wanted to move abroad back in 2014, I was working in operations at Bazaarvoice, an amazing tech company based in Austin. At the time, we had several overseas offices, but our operations function was centralized and no openings were available outside of the …

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Save Big on Flights, Book in Local Currency

Here’s a tip that will almost always help you save money when booking international flights. I’ve saved hundreds of dollars on international flights just by using this simple technique: Book your international flights on an airline’s local country website. As you probably know, most international carriers have localized websites for each country. For example, United has a separate website for …