Ep74 Founding Tech Startups, Building Tiny Houses and Living in a Converted School Bus โ€“ Benjamin Garcia ๐ŸšŒ


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Benjamin Garcia is an entrepreneur that started his journey into tech startups by dropping out of college at the age of 19 and joined other high school and college dropouts in the exploding tech scene in London There he co-founded 5 tech companies and has since built his life around being location independent yet still working with one of those startups as a Business Intelligence Officer. This startup has grown to over 100 employees but thatโ€™s only part of Benjaminโ€™s story. The other part is that heโ€™s now back in the US and has built a Tiny House Community in Spur, TX trying to attract young tech professionals to move to west Texas by blending technology with a do-it-yourself mentality and in the process saving a small town from further decline. Listen on Apple Podcasts And we discuss his latest endeavor of converting a short school bus into his work space, living quarters and traveling home. Living Intentionally, Traveling Indefinitely & Building Sustainable Communities from His Converted School Bus. In this episode we discuss... Dropping out of college to join other like minded tech entrepreneurs in the London tech startup scene. Being location independent while being a Business Intelligence Officer for one of his startups, Verve Software. Being drawn to Spur, TX to build a Tiny House Community attracting technology do-it-yourselfers. Being a $4,000 short school bus to convert into a fully function work station, living quarters and traveling home. His goal of driving his traveling home to South America next July to watch the eclipse. Show Notes Lifeonthe.Cloud If you are interested in another Van Life story from Go Hunt Life, check out Emily, Corey and Penny Rose with WheresMyOfficeNow on episode #28. Sponsors PrintDirtCheap.com โ€“ Rockstars in printing with over 30 categories of printing products doing it FAST and doing it CHEAP. Use promo code โ€˜LIFEHUNTERโ€™ for $10 off of your print job or request a free sample of their work. Check out clickplacement.com to design your search engine marketing strategies and launch an epic PPC campaign. Support the Go Hunt Life show by making a donation to help keep the life hunter stories coming at Patreon.com/gohuntlife

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