Category: Health:Self-Help

Break The Rules. Build The Life You Want. Lifestyle, Business, and Self Improvement For Men.

January 5, 2018

TR 109: Why You MUST Have a VPN

[NOTE: The Nomad & Nerdy Show will be shutting down. All episodes (and future online business-related episodes) will be posted here on Troublesome Radio.]

In session 005 of N&N, I talked VPNs and why you need one. I also review some of the past VPNs used, why I left them, and what I'm currently using.

VPNs are a must have for any entprereneur and digital nomad.

Mentioned:

  • TunnelBear
  • Express VPN
  • NordVPN
  • IPVanish
  • HideMyAss VPN
  • VYPR VPN
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December 26, 2017

TR 108: Social Media Myths Debunked

[NOTE: The Nomad & Nerdy Show will be shutting down. All episodes (and future online business-related episodes) will be posted here on Troublesome Radio.]

Kyle discusses the importance (or lack thereof) of social media when it comes to a content based business.

He also talks about conversions and click-through rates for these various social media platforms and how they make an impact on his own personal businesses.

Note that your mileage will absolutely vary depending on the niche and type of business that you’re running!

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December 13, 2017

TR 107: How to Understand Conversion Tracking and More

[NOTE: The Nomad & Nerdy Show will be shutting down. All episodes (and future online business-related episodes) will be posted here on Troublesome Radio.]

In session #003 of the show, I dive into tracking sales conversions. Why it's difficult to do, what a good sample size in, and the few (okay, a lot) of the mistakes I made along the way (and still do, ha!).

The sales page used as an example is here: CrackingOkCupid.com

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December 5, 2017

TR 106: The Physical Tools You Need For Online Business

[NOTE: The Nomad & Nerdy Show will be shutting down. All episodes (and future online business-related episodes) will be posted here on Troublesome Radio.]

Do you really need a $3,000 laptop to make $3,000 a month on the internet?

After discussing the digital tools needed in session #1 of the show, it’s time to tackle the physical things.

Kyle dives into this question and gives his recommendations for the best laptops for online entrepreneurs and digital nomads.

In addition, he goes into other basics (backing up, SIM cards for phones, extra battery juice) to help keep you covered while traveling and building a business.

Other Resources: Pro Niche Site – Troublesome Solutions

 

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December 2, 2017

TR 105: The Digital Tools You NEED to Make Money on The Internet

[NOTE: The Nomad & Nerdy Show will be shutting down. All episodes (and future online business-related episodes) will be posted here on Troublesome Radio.]

In Episode #001 of Nomad and Nerdy, Kyle details what the exact tools you need are to start making money online.

A website and a decent theme are a start. Podcasting equipment is relatively easily available, too.

Lastly, you need to have the desire to get going...and why this is so important.

Mentioned in the show:

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November 26, 2017

TR 104: Why Living Abroad Sucks

In episode 104 of the show, I tackle the oft-asked question regarding what's BAD about living abroad.

Truthfully, it's good most of the time. But sometimes, oh yeah - it'll make you tear your hair out.

Make sure you check out the Bang Black Friday package here.

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November 18, 2017

TR 103: Stop Chasing The Shiny Object

In episode #103 of Troublesome Radio, I talk about keeping your eyes on the prize and why it's so important.

 

Mentioned in the show:

 

How this affects you:
Girls
Business
General mission-shit

How it hurts you:
If you ditch one girl for another, you usually are gonna get screwed by the one you ditched for
Eye off the prize in business
Generally scatter-brained with little sense of purpose

How to combat it:
Eliminate distractions (Twitter is gone, for example in my case)

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November 6, 2017

TR 102: Give Her a D…But Not a Diamond

In episode 102 of the show, I relentlessly mock the entire diamond/wedding/engagement industry and explain why it's a total farce for men in 2017, 2018, and beyond...

 

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October 21, 2017

TR 101: “Gender Confusion” and What It Means For Modern Men

In episode 101 of the show, I tackle a subject unlike anything else I've really done before on Troublesome Radio.

The article in question is right here.

Future or current fathers - how will you combat this? Let me know in the comments below.

The world is a crazy place right now, with no end in sight.

What's next?

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October 14, 2017

TR 100: How to Travel the World and Build a Business (with James Maverick)

In episode 100 (!) of the show, I welcome James Maverick of Maverick Traveler to the show. 

James' story of quitting his job was a huge inspiration in my own journey and subsequent success. It was great to have him be the guest on the 100th episode of Troublesome Radio. Time has really flew since I started this show way back in 2015.

Make sure you check out his books, courses, and website. He's on Twitter here.

 

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Podcast notes:

INTRO:

Quick background of who you are, journey from cube monkey to nomad
Struggles - did you ever have moments of doubt, from a financial or personal perspective?
What advice would you give up front to young folks wanting to travel and build online businesses?

BIZ:

How do you make money online?
What businesses have you dabbled in; which ones have been successful, which ones have flopped?
What's your usual routine and schedule look like?
Any tips for being productive whilst in monthly Airbnb rentals, always on the move, etc.

TRAVEL:

What is your best story or memory from all your travels 
...how about the worst?
Favorite 3 countries, and 3 favorite least (and why).
Do you think you will ever settle down, own property, and have a family?

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