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Ep #13 | How to Live Abroad Without Giving Up Your Office Job (Pick-Me-Up Podcast)

Imagine moving abroad for a couple months….without having to give up your full-time office job. Sound impossible? It’s not!

Rachel Dorsey recently spent 2.5 months living in Ireland while working for her Chicago-based company. She flew to Ireland on a Saturday, arrived on Sunday, and got to work on Monday without missing a beat (or a paycheck).

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In this episode, Rachel shares…

  • How she pitched working from Ireland to her employer (and how you can, too)
  • Her biggest challenge working abroad
  • What surprised her about living in Ireland
  • Why she actually enjoyed watching awful Irish soaps on TV
  • Much more!

Rachel first went overseas to study in England. Since that time she has re-visited European favorites, backpacked Asia and the Pacific Rim, and spent a year teaching in Japan. Currently, Rachel assists with arranging unusual journeys in the luxury travel arena. Recently, she worked remotely in Ireland for 2.5 months.

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Hello, I'm Dr. Cate Brubaker! Are you a returnee who has been surprised to find your return "home" harder than going abroad? I created the Re-entry Roadmap workbook just for you. If you work with returnees, I'm here to help you with innovative resources and training that will make it easier to provide meaningful support for your returnees.