There can be nothing more soul destroying for a wanderer than to spend his days confined amidst the four walls of an office. The 9-5 breed is passé now and we have adventurers who would rather be jumping rapids than sitting on their laptops. However, earning your keep is important and not everybody can join the National Geographic. Hence, enter the era of digital nomads.
Digital nomads are free spirited souls who manage to pursue their careers while simultaneously roaming the world. They are generally freelancers who can setup their work desk anywhere in the world thanks to the modern technology of today. The freedom to pursue your passion without compromising on your career is an invaluable gift of the new internet era.
This rather succinct infographic portrays the spirit of a digital nomad to a ‘T’. These wanderers are by no means an island; they have strong social ties and can maintain them despite distances. It also shows that digital nomads are some of the most skilled people who are comfortable with the modern technological developments and can embrace them seamlessly to succeed in an otherwise unusual career path.
Here’s an infographic, created by hotels4u, that illustrates how you can break out of the 9 to 5 norm and venture around the world.