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Jake Barrett

I believe in always learning, experiencing, and doing more than I am right now – that is what drives and excites me!


Jake completed his Nomad MBA on 14th December 2017
Watch the video to learn more about a life-changing 3 months:


The Nomad MBA is a three month program that accelerates the personal and professional growth of young professionals; through travel, online learning and a select community.


Achieved During The Nomad MBA


Selected out of 1,250 applicants to join The Nomad MBA tribe of 25 inspiring young professionals


Completed a Udacity Nanodegree in Programming, learning Python foundations, HTML, CSS and an understanding of front-end, back-end and data analysis.


Lived across three countries in three months – Bali, Thailand and Vietnam – while in a community focussed on growing rapidly as individuals


Survived three Remarkable Experiences – each three days long and designed to push people out of their comfort zones: a meditation retreat, fitness bootcamp and Growth Weekend


Began his Nanodegree Plus in Machine Learning Engineering – applying predictive models to massive data sets in fields like finance, healthcare, education, and more.

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"Jake gets things done. He's someone who takes self-responsibility, owns his mistakes and learns from them. Oh, and he's great company over a beer or two."

– Harry, Co-Founder, The Nomad MBA


Finding Jake

In his spare time Jake's pretty "go with the flow"; you might find him climbing a mountain-face, drinking one more beer, or backpacking the world.
Get to know him better online:






Want A Reference?

We know Jake pretty well ... we spent three months co-living, co-travelling and co-studying with him after all. For our perspective on his character – just email harry@nomad.mba