Into the Unknown

Unsettled's Official Blog: Musings on the intersection of work, life and adventure in the 21st century.

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Unsettled Wins a 2020 Skift Idea Award!

Skift has just announced their IDEA Awards 2020, and we’re incredibly proud to be one of the handful of winners for “ingenuity in engaging customers digitally in response to the global pandemic”, for our truly unique 1-month Virtual Retreat we ran with our partners at Design Hotels.

Introducing: Unsettled Team Journeys™ for Remote Companies

Meet Unsettled Team Journeys™, our proprietary framework that guides companies and teams to make the most of remote work. We co-create a more productive, connected, and humane work from anywhere culture.

Behind the Scenes: Unsettled’s Future of [Remote] Work Report 2020

We gathered and analyzed the answers from our Future of Remote Work Report 2020, and summarized what our thought leaders shared with us. The insights focus on different aspects of the remote work environment such as People, Management and leadership and the Work/life transition brought by this change.

The Key to Successful Remote Work? More Play.

How can we work, learn, and ultimately live better in a remote word? By lowering the cost of failure in remote environments through play.

Voices Of Our Community: Malik Ashiru

We are going to continue to ensure that we elevate all voices from our community, and right now, in this moment, it’s important that we give a voice to our Black alumni around the world.

12 Reasons To Join Unsettled’s Virtual Retreat

What makes our 4-week online Lifestyle Incubator program for career redesign so unique? Here’s what our alumni have to say.

Unsettled Joins the Transformational Travel Council

We share the same mission of the Transformational Travel Council – to make travel more ethical, emotional, equitable, and ecological – and are honored to join a coalition of businesses and organizations that share in this ethos.

Creating Financial Freedom to Live Your Best Life Now

Maurice Philogene is a real estate entrepreneur, former Lt. Colonel, police officer, Accenture Senior Consultant, and Unsettled alum. And he’s on a mission to show others that creating a life beyond the 9-5 grind is more than possible….


How Living Unsettled Led Me To Settle In Patagonia

How Living Unsettled Led Me To Settle In Patagonia

Unsettled’s Director of Operations, Clara Mastronardi, grew up in Buenos Aires, but left in 2017 in search of new ways to define “home”. She returned to Argentina during COVID and discovered that home was still in Argentina, she just needed to live differently.

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Loving and Living in Medellín

Loving and Living in Medellín

One of our Experience Leaders, Scully, takes her first international trip since March 2020 and finds out what “lockdown qualities” will also serve her back out on the road thanks to an unpredictable turn of events. 

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Unsettled’s COVID Precautions

Unsettled’s COVID Precautions

Unsettled is committed to returning back to travel, slowly, safely, and confidently. Here are our latest policies around cancelations, transfers, deposits, and payments as of March 2021.

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Unsettled Community | State of Travel Report 2020

Unsettled Community | State of Travel Report 2020

Your responses showed that a travel trend that has been building the last several years is finally arriving for many more who want it: longer term and more intentional opportunities where working remotely is possible. We are eagerly anticipating the day we get to do just that with all of you.

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Eager to Travel? How to Hit the Road Safely

Eager to Travel? How to Hit the Road Safely

If you’re looking for a vacation or change of scenery, you can always use your own private vehicle, or rent one, to reach your chosen destination. Are you looking for some tips to help you travel safely from city to city or across state lines? Keep reading.

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Does being a travel-lover help you be a better human?

Does being a travel-lover help you be a better human?

Times are changing… but do we actually need a whole new set of skills to navigate what’s going on in the world? We take a look at how some of our travel skills might help set us up for the long game ahead and cope with this unprecedented time.

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Unsettled is a global community for those who embrace the unknown and value meaningful human connection. Our mission is to inspire a lifelong pursuit of growth, meaning, and adventure through travel and shared experiences.