Building a Business While Travelling with Johannes Voelkner, Founder of Nomad Cruise & GDNN

Wed, Jul 22, 2020, 6:30 PM (BST)

About this event

Startup Grind Glasgow are thrilled to be hosting Johannes Voelkner, Founder of Nomad Cruise & Global Digital Nomad Network

At this event, we will talk about the challenges of starting, building and running a remote, location independent business as well as the importance of staying connected with people. We will chat about practical strategies to make remote business work for you and bust some common industry myths.

The current world events have significantly impacted the cruise & tourism industry and Johannes will share with us his thoughts on surviving and thriving through these difficult times. Together we will discuss the next steps for remote businesses and the future of work in general.

What you need to know:

Who: Johannes Voelkner - Founder of Nomad Cruise & Global Digital Nomad Network

When: Wednesday 22nd July, 2020

Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Where: Virtual Event

What Else: A Community of FRIENDLY & ENTREPRENEURIAL People

A little more about our guest:

Johannes is a German born entrepreneur, digital nomad, community leader and a passionate kite-surfer. He started his journey with remote work and travelling over a decade ago in South Africa, before working as a virtual assistant which then followed by launching a full time, location independent business.

Today, he runs Nomad Cruise: A conference, networking retreat, mastermind session and workshop on cruise ships travelling across the Atlantic Ocean. Over the years, Johannes has built an extremely devoted and engaged community of remote business owners and freelancers from around the globe. Since 2015, Nomad Cruise has organised 10 trips, bringing thousands of people together and creating one of the biggest Digital Nomad experiences in the world.

Join us in July to hear about what it is to build a truly remote business, how a travel business is adapting and what the future of work will look like.


Wednesday, Jul 22
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (BST)

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