What’s Up, Creative Hustlers! Steven & Melissa Here.
Today we’ll be talking with Travis Bennett, He’s a digital agency owner and founder of Nomad Stack, one of the web’s top resources for digital nomads and location independent creative hustlers.
[00:10] Don’t get hustled by the Agencies! Check out The Agency Guy!
[01:23] What’s Up Travis. Ready to get hustling?
[01:35] Why Travis Bennett is a #CreativeHustler, and an avid traveler!
[03:04] From Australia, to Thailand, and now in Myanmar!
[05:15] A day in the life of this Digital Nomad: Work/Life balance.
[06:51] The reason behind NomadStack.
[08:10] Furiously work and then relax & the inspiration behind why Travis lives this life!
[10:22] From Digital Start-Up to Entrepreneur and how to divide up your free time.
[11:17] Break your funk with the gym!
[12:09] The freedom of making your Saturday any day of the week!
[13:04] Once you get overseas, travel and lifestyle is SO much more affordable!
[14:35] NomadStack helps you find the SMART ways to live!
[15:10] When you work hard, you can enjoy the lifestyle.
[16:02] Riding a lion with stacks of hundreds: The lifestyle entrepreneur life.
[17:00] Why Steven & Melissa work their asses off!
[17:30] Social entrepreneurism - let’s help each other.
[17:55] Red Ocean vs Blue Ocean
[18:23] Excitement for the freedom of the side hustle, including NomadStack!
[19:20] Planning and building the idea in your mind.
[20:17] The future of NomadStack!
[21:03] When the side hustle overtakes the main hustle! How do you know?
[22:07] What is going to push NomadStack to adult life?
[23:59] Motivation is the struggle of the #CreativeHustler lifestyle.
[25:00] The different work styles for a #CreativeHustler!
[26:27] Travis’s one piece of advice for a #CreativeHustler lifestyle.
[26:56] Find one client willing to pay YOU!
[27:30] When you are open to the lifestyle, you can see it is possible!
[28:36] You don’t have to quit your job, just get ONE client!
[29:19] The whole #CreativeHustler life is MINDSET!
[29:46] Travis’s productivity hacks: Coffee & Rewards!
[30:29] Rewarding yourself to avoid the freak out!
[31:13] Get a work rewards program!
[32:10] You need to celebrate the little wins!
[33:15] One win can snowball into a #CreativeHustler lifestyle!
[34:15] Use baby steps to make a project manageable!
[34:53] Don’t do anything except that ONE THING!
[35:16] Multi-Tasking isn’t always possible.
[35:40] You can’t build a giant in ONE day.
[36:22] Travis doesn’t feel as though he made any BIG mistakes.
[37:14] Sometimes the job you take just doesn’t FIT for you.
[38:30] Travis’s lesson: If they can do it, then why can’t I?
[39:03] There’s no time better than TODAY to start.
[40:00] Take the process out on a date!
[40:27] Travis would like to have Richard Branson and Tai Lopez for coffee!
[40:58] Why everyone hates Tai Lopez, but his insight is dead on!
[42:15] Even if you hate the person, they know what they are doing & do it WELL!
[44:05] Why Travel opened Travis’s eyes to opportunity.
[46:44] How to reach Travis on the internet!
[47:22] We need Travis’s beard pictures!
[47:44] Melissa’s Moment of Hustle