Samantha Brown is a 44 year old digital nomad and senior marketing communications consultant, currently travelling and working from her laptop in SE Asia. She's the voice behind GenerationXit.com, a website and podcast aimed at people aged 40+ who want to reverse-engineer their lives and live a life of location independent freedom. On GenerationXit, Sam interviews a range of people who have already successfully made the jump to these new ways of living and working. The interviews explore different models for earning money whilst on the road, whether that's through freelance working, remote working with an employer, or starting a business which can be managed remotely. Sam looks at the challenges involved in becoming location independent when you're 40+, including family responsibilities, managing property back home, and developing social and business networks.
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You Don't Have to Wait for Retirement to Find Freedom
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About this Speaker
Samantha Brown is a 44 year old senior freelance communications consultant and award-winning brand strategist. She's also the voice behind GenerationXit.com, a website and podcast about becoming location independent. It's aimed at people aged 40+ who want to reverse-engineer their lives and live a life of freedom, through new ways of working and living.
Sam has over 19 years of experience in marketing communications, having started her career as a journalist in the late 1990s. Over the years she has worked 'in-house' in a variety of sectors including for trade associations, private PR consultancies and national charities. Prior to making the jump to her freelance business in 2019, Sam worked for 11 years as a Head of Marketing Communications for a large NHS healthcare provider and the national domestic abuse charity, SafeLives.