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What's it like to be an expat, run a business, and live in Costa Rica? The Costa Rica Experience will help you get an accurate picture of life in Costa Rica and help you find answers if you are planning an extended vacation or permanent move. If you already live in Costa Rica, the podcast is sure to squeeze a little more Pura Vida out of your quality of life. Hosted by Adam A. McBride, an 18 year resident of Costa Rica, Adam will share his experience owning multiple companies in Costa Rica including currently the organic bath & body products company - Raw Botanicals.

What's it like to be an expat, run a business, and live in Costa Rica? The Costa Rica Experience will help you get an accurate picture of life in Costa Rica and help you find answers if you are planning an extended vacation or permanent move. If you already live in Costa Rica, the podcast is sure to squeeze a little more Pura Vida out of your quality of life. Hosted by Adam A. McBride, an 18 year resident of Costa Rica, Adam will share his experience owning multiple companies in Costa Rica including currently the organic bath & body products company - Raw Botanicals.
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Costa Rica

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What's it like to be an expat, run a business, and live in Costa Rica? The Costa Rica Experience will help you get an accurate picture of life in Costa Rica and help you find answers if you are planning an extended vacation or permanent move. If you already live in Costa Rica, the podcast is sure to squeeze a little more Pura Vida out of your quality of life. Hosted by Adam A. McBride, an 18 year resident of Costa Rica, Adam will share his experience owning multiple companies in Costa Rica including currently the organic bath & body products company - Raw Botanicals.

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English

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Episodes

Crappy jobs are important

6/15/2019
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Adam and David discuss some of the terrible jobs they have had...and how they pushed them to where they are now. Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:01:46

Getting your iPhone fixed in Costa Rica

6/14/2019
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Dropped iPhone...cracked screen...no big deal?? 😂😂😂 Learn from Adam what NOT to do in Costa Rica to get that screen fixed. Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:04:39

Do you like the podcast introduction?

6/13/2019
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Some people totally HATE it...spooky...weird, they say. Others...well...it can kind of grow on you. Hit Adam up on Twitter with your critique!! Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:03:19

Pushing through fear...

6/12/2019
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Discussion turns to how to get past fear... Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:01:06

Why a travel agent is a bargain

6/11/2019
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Adam has a revelation about why using a travel agent makes a whole lot of sense. Phil Labedzki owns the travel company: www.latitudetrips.com/ Phil's Facebook page: www.facebook.com/phil.labedzki Instagram: www.instagram.com/latitudetrips/ Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:03:43

Flying in a small plane in Costa Rica

6/10/2019
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Adam gives the substantial benefits of flying within Costa Rica. Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:10:11

What to do in Arenal, Costa Rica

6/9/2019
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One of Adam's favorite spots...hot-springs...nature...waterfalls...and a volcano!! Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:11:40

Adam's play to be Twitter CEO

6/8/2019
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Twitter could be the best social media platform in the world...😂😭 stop laughing, it's true!! Adam breaks down the vision. Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:15:22

Banks in Costa Rica

6/7/2019
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Get ready for some headaches... Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:11:44

Renting a house or apartment in Costa Rica

6/6/2019
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Such a great time to come to Costa Rica. Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:11:07

Make your business platform independent

6/5/2019
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"A word to the wise is sufficient''. My 6th grade teacher ground that quote into us. Take this word of advice...if your business is dependent on any of the social media platforms...your business is a risk. Serious risk. Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:12:55

Protecting your idea like it is gold…

6/4/2019
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Execution is the thing... Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:04:17

Facebook is a beast

6/3/2019
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I would not bet against the Zuck... Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:05:44

Sweet sweet bureaucracy…

6/2/2019
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And how to get around some of it. Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:03:55

What it takes to move to Costa Rica

6/1/2019
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Some of the personal challenges.... Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:04:59

Letting your kids do what they REALLY want to do...

5/31/2019
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Maybe a bad idea?? Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:02:22

Adam's brief coding career

5/30/2019
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So you have heard about these great jobs coding...want to get your kid into coding... Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:04:21

Working online from Costa Rica

5/29/2019
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You can make it work. Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:03:33

Feeling secure in Costa Rica

5/28/2019
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It may take awhile. Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:02:49

Where to fish in Costa Rica

5/27/2019
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Fishing is epic in Costa Rica...no doubt. Connect with Adam: Twitter Facebook Instagram Adam's current projects: Raw Botanicals Market Chameleon

Duration:00:09:59