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I saw recently that Niklas Göke has a “What I’m Doing Now” page on his website. I wanted to do the same thing here on Medium.

Here’s who I am and what I’m working on in 2021. Follow Nik while you’re at it, too. 😃

About Me

I’m a traveler, blogger, vlogger…

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My name’s Tom Kuegler, and I have 50,000 followers on Medium.

I’m writing this to anyone who thinks their articles suck, or that they don’t have anything meaningful to say.

I hope these words can help sooth your doubts.

I have a confession to make.

I really don’t think…

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I had a conversation with a fantastic writer yesterday.

They were talking to me about a program they wanted to develop, and felt nervous about the launch.

Would they be able to give people something valuable?

Before they could finish their thought, I already, in my mind, knew what I…

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Hello recent grads. :)

Welcome to Tom’s Online Business guide.

In last week’s newsletter I put out a survey asking you about your Medium statistics.

I wanted to know if people’s stats were up, down, etc.

Let’s get into what I saw, which was really surprising!

By the way, make…

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“Just punch him, Tom.”

My Dad was telling me to punch a kid who was bullying me.

“You have my permission to punch him.”

I was 7 years old when he told me to do that.

That rocked my world view.

“What if I get in trouble?” I asked.


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What’s your biggest fear as a writer online?

“No one reads what I write.”

“That no one will pay attention to my writing.”

“Complete lack of interest from readers.”

These were the first three responses on a recent survey I did.


It seems many of us have a lot…

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At 11 AM on a Friday, I felt a ginormous frog in my throat.

Not because I was about to cry, but because I felt an avalanche of pressure crashing down on my head.

  • Incoming hospital bills.
  • People not doing what they’re supposed to be doing.
  • People I care about…

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Welcome back to my weekly newsletter here at the Post-Grad Survival Guide.

My goal is simple: To help you thrive in your 20’s, not survive. 💪

Maybe I should rename the pub to Post-Grad Surthrival Guide? Too weird? Okay, fair enough.

As many of you know, I’ve made my living…

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Ten years ago I graduated high school.

It feels like yesterday.

Four years ago I visited the Philippines for the first time.

It feels like yesterday.

I’ve come to the weird realization recently that I do NOT have all the time in the world. At 21 years old I felt…

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It felt like someone was blowing up a balloon right behind my eyebrows.

I get that feeling around 11 AM every day.

At this time I’ve been working for three and a half hours, and I’m starting to feel like death.

Normally, like the OCD fuckface that I am, I…

Tom Kuegler

Vlogger. Travel blogger. 27 years old. Currently in the Philippines. Get my free 5-day Medium course via email →

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