Location Independent Jobs: Copy-Editing, a Bumping Networking Road

Location Independent Jobs: Copy Editing Marketing “So what area are you in…? “What’s your field…? “Oh very, very interesting…those studies on non-parallel methodologies and their inverse affect on categorical, non-linear small-medium enterprise in China’s Zxjixcuiufdifhong province.” These were my opening lines. Something to that effect anyway. I was attending one of the many conferences for the academic elite and aspiring …

German Carpool

German Carpooling: Mitfahrgelegenheit

“Ah…so do you have music?” [Blank stare] “Musica?” “Umm…meee kaa mee [face tick]…radio” “Okay then.” I felt dupted. Not Florida elections dupted but definitely disappointing Match.com photo dupted. This was the exchange that went down right after I discovered that the driver of the car on my 3 and a half hour drive to Dresden didn’t quite have the conversation …

Festival in Netherlands

Le Toilette Attendant

“So these towels here are sanitary and you can use them….ah…for the toilet. Ja?” “Okay.” “And you can use these giant bags to refill the garbage cans when they are full, which they will be very full. Ja. I suggest using the duct tape to put them in as they will be heavy, very heavy. Ja?” “Great.” First there was …

Bikes, Tykes, and Dikes

So I’ve got a secret to tell you. You know that Tom Cruise guy? You know the one in all the Mission Impossible movies that does all those death defying stunts and hops onto motorbikes going mach 3 without breaking a sweat? Well we are kind of into the same stuff. No, no, not closet homosexually and profiteering from faux …