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A bigger world = more opportunity


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A bigger world = more opportunity

  1. 1. Friday, August 31, 12
  2. 2. global, unbounded you GlobalNiche.netFriday, August 31, 12
  3. 3. here’s the deal: few of us are in the perfect place (or the perfect time!) to pursue our dreams, interests & goals we face limits everywhere we lookFriday, August 31, 12
  4. 4. that’s how it feels, at least. living life between the cracks, neither here nor there. maybe you’re going through some kind of transition or dislocation or stagnation. life feels like it’s on hold. you’re muted. you’re LESS-YOU.Friday, August 31, 12
  5. 5. REASONS you’re not feeling your whole self right now • fish out of water, surrounded • losing ground in your by the ‘wrong’ culture of people, profession or education thinking, behavior • trouble keeping favorite parts of • juggling all your different your life a daily presence worlds like family, friends, work, countries, cultures, language • invisible and wish the world would notice you • disadvantaged by where you are, out of touch with • stuck and yearn to reinvent important, appealing things yourself happening elsewhereFriday, August 31, 12
  6. 6. good news: it doesn’t have to be that way and you already have most of what you need to change everythingFriday, August 31, 12
  7. 7. ok, we may not be able to change certain circumstances where we live, or how much time we have but we canmake our situation A LOT better with a global nicheFriday, August 31, 12
  8. 8. global niche: the place where you belong & operate to your full potential ...using all your favorite components & abilitiesFriday, August 31, 12
  9. 9. you have multiple interests and responsibilities a pro basketball fan? maybe you’re also a pharmacist by training, a salsa dancer in the past, a traveler through Italy in your dreams, and a favorite sibling -- forever. those are all your worlds and you want to live in them.... you’re not just one kind of personFriday, August 31, 12
  10. 10. you’re a hybrid being and that makes you unique, resilient, complex, and okay -- good-looking. at GlobalNiche we think to fully live your hybrid life demands hybrid methodologyFriday, August 31, 12
  11. 11. that’s how this whole GlobalNiche idea started... we are people with lots of facets groups we’ve loved belonging to stuff we do for fun life experiences we’ve had studies, training and livelihoods we’ve had where we are now, where we used to be, where we want to be nextFriday, August 31, 12
  12. 12. it adds up to who we are and what we have to offer the world what’s unique about us how we see life what we love the way we want to beFriday, August 31, 12
  13. 13. #1 method to build your global niche: act like you’re a citizen of the world (even if you don’t have a passport!) why? bigger world = more opportunitiesFriday, August 31, 12
  14. 14. act like you’re unlimited by things like geography & time zone act like you’re unbound by what school you went to, where you work and live and who you know today and where you come from and who your family is and what everyone else thinks and feels and does. be globally unbound.Friday, August 31, 12
  15. 15. your interests & peers & customers are pursuable & reachable no matter where they are you can be unlimited by your surroundingsFriday, August 31, 12
  16. 16. why? because GlobalNiche’s life hacks -- international survival skills -- free you to pursue your dreams no matter where you areFriday, August 31, 12
  17. 17. you don’t have to leave your backyard to tap a world of opportunityFriday, August 31, 12
  18. 18. we know how to be a global operative and can teach you, too GlobalNiche founders have clocked 20+ years living & working abroad as culturally disadvantaged yet high-potential global citizensFriday, August 31, 12
  19. 19. secret • hybrid methodologies - take the best theories & practices from different fields GlobalNiche • tap core strengths tools to • envision & create a world become the different than your surroundings agent of your • embrace online/offline own life networked reality for a seamless life • use mobile devices & social web tech to erase personal/ professional limitsFriday, August 31, 12
  20. 20. we empower the global you to create the place where you belong & operate to your potential with an unlimited, world-spanning, independent life & career using Web 3.0 & Life 3.0 strategies, web chats and global community we’ll help actualize and amplify your voice in the worldFriday, August 31, 12
  21. 21. HERE’S WHAT PEOPLE SAY ABOUT US “Nuts and bolts of how to build your platform. Practical, confidence- “When I hear you talk about identity and building.” multiple cultural personalities and ~ K.H. finding your creative “Challenging, educational. outlets no matter Community of mutually-inspired where you are, I feel entrepreneurs. Global focus pulls your understood.” head out of the mundane.” ~ J.V. "Top expats on Twitter" ~ L.S. (Telegraph UK 3/12) “Camaraderie. Chance to share and get “Top 50 women “Anevolutionary, feedback and build an on-going support system.” entrepreneurs on Twitter” instinctive, global ~ R.D. (Evan Carmichael 1/12) program. I learned I have the tools to put all my talents under one roof “My mastermind changed my life. I was “Top women entrepreneurs able to revamp my online and the path I am on is tangible.” on Twitter” ~ S.V. platforms and tailor them to my ( 7/10) various goals.” “Do-able, constructive. A safe ~ S.K. environment to explore new options for creative challenges like juggling all of our “I’ve been inspired by talks and stories you life roles. I liked analyzing all the elements posted. It’s difficult to find guides and of my life to make it work.” benchmarks when you’re ~ K.B. operating globally.” ~ E.S. “A great way to ‘think “I realized there was hope when I global, act local’.” saw there are others out there ~ C.S. like me.” ~ S.A.Friday, August 31, 12
  22. 22. Get on our list for 2x a month tools & support emails at we’ll show you how to empower the global you, and become the agent of your own life.Friday, August 31, 12
  23. 23. • 14 years living and working abroad, 10 years in US media •. internationally published editor of “top 5 best book on Turkey” • Twitter top 20 women for entrepreneurs (, top expat (Telegraph UK) Visionary, Cofounder • 8 years data specialist and database designer for U.S. Department of Defense • skills in global community building, content marketing, micro-entrepreneurship • combines data mining with psychological principles of identity, self-concept, behavior Operations specialist, CofounderHERE WE ARE • 20+ years global business experience • COO of lex.end, ED Finance for Maxim Integrated Products • Board of Fellows for Santa Clara University and B.S in finance, graduate work from U of Southern California Biz womanFriday, August 31, 12
  24. 24. Is it time to explore your global niche, the place where you belong and operate to your full potential? http://globalniche.netFriday, August 31, 12