If you're about to work remotely make sure you prepare way in advance.
Here's some of the things we cover in the first 5 days!
Don't be intimidated. Feel encouraged. All the guess work is done for you. Now you have a GPS of how to break free and work remotely. 🔶Day 1 - Getting organized
🔹How to take this course
🔹Focus on your “WHY” and build up your resolve via the "Sliding Doors” exercise.
🔹Determine the best program for your situation: Remote Year, Wifi Tribe, Roam, We Roam, Hacker’s Paradise (pro’s con’s of each platform)
🔹The Interactive master checklist for tracking 42 key tasks
🔹🔹HW: gather: passport, lease, employment agreement, current health ins, proposed itinerary 🔶Day 2 - Program selection, Employer & Landlord convos
🔹Getting buy-in from your employer : strategy, tactics, ammo from others who have excelled
🔹If a no-go are you willing to change jobs to make it happen? savings? link to remote job resources
🔹Options for getting out of your lease(early termination penalty, sublet, subrogation)
🔹Getting free of other common encumbrances
🔹🔹HW: contact landlord, contact employer 🔶Day 3 - Passport, Visas, Insurance, Immunization, storing stuff, mail forwarding
🔹Check passport blank pages - need 14. If not, locate local embassy or passport issuer
🔹Research visa requirements for your travel 🔹Reseearch necessary immunizations, find local clinic 🔹Obtaining traveler’s insurance and canceling other forms of insurance
🔹Possessions and vehicle storage
🔹🔹HW: schedule necessary immunizations, if visas needed submit application, get 2 passport photos, scan and copy passport 🔶Day 4 - Financial & Comm prep
🔹Reducing paper footprint with bills and billing
🔹Apply for Schwab checking and debit card
🔹Apply for Chase Sapphire card - use Chase card to pay program payments and accrue flight miles
Check current phone provider’s coverage in countries 🔹Decide on provider vs. local SIMs (value of redundancy if connectivity critical). Aware of Tmobile domestic 70% policy
🔹T-Mobile vs Google Fi with iPhone
🔹Google Voice, Venmo, WhatsApp, Hangouts, Skype 🔹🔹HW: apply for cards & commit to phone strateg