Do you like your job? Studies have shown that only 13% of office workers are happy with their job. People generally dread getting up every morning and going to work. They are unhappy, lack motivation and would rather be doing something else. But what is the real reason that we are unhappy and unfulfilled with our jobs? Is it our environment?
Surveys have proven that people who work outside of the office tend to be more productive and creative. Also, people are happier and in better health. In 1990 only 5% of people we digital nomads and then it jumped to a 15%, Today there are more than 30% of people who are digital nomads.
The power of the internet
Over the last century, the internet evolved and has dramatically changed our lives. It connected the world and allowed us to have access to information right at our fingertips. Communicating, selling, buying, and teaching could all be done online. With the convenience that the internet offers, people began to take advantage. People began creating tasks and team members. Meeting, conferences, and collaborations can all be done virtually.
The birth of digital nomads
People could work from any place anywhere. The office is now becoming a blur and the value of independence is being sought after even more today. As freedom and flexibility allow companies to hire talented people from all over the world. What’s even better is that they can avoid having to pay for physical office spaces. Working remotely increases employee satisfaction and encourages better performance. This is good for any organization.
Employees can now earn their salaries and live where they want with a lower cost of living. So you can have the best of both worlds. Online classes are available to improve your skills and further your studies and trade. You can learn how to do anything online and make your own money however you please. People are regaining their power and their freedom.
Having the freedom to be independent and live a free lifestyle might be foreign to most people who are used to living under the norm of lives falling into a pattern. Having a job from 9-5, having to pay a mortgage, get married, and have babies. But as entrepreneurship continues to rise, it will open doors for more people to change up their lifestyles. Before you know it online jobs will be the norm.