Archive for the 'Language' Category

Over the last seven years, I have discovered so many fun facts about Canada! Too numerous to even talk about. However, I thought I'd make an episode out of my top 5 from the lots? ...

Samuel Akuma got an offer of admission for his undergraduate program but couldn’t afford the fees so he skipped a year to raise money for it. He finally got in and had to depend ...

As an immigrant, having a community around you and connecting to one is key says Krispin Ontong. Kris is the immediate past President of the Filipino association in South Eastern M...

Today's episode is a sequel to episode 49 where I concluded the story about my journey into a lifestyle of debt. In this episode, Simon Wyse, the VP of Revenue at Borrowell gave re...

ILP-0044: A Kandahar Away

I had a memorable time engaging Aisha Jamal; an Afghan immigrant, College Professor, Director and writer of the documentary, "A Kandahar Away". Her story chronicled the typical jou...

An immigrant in a regulated profession became an employer of labor in the same profession under 5years? It's not something that makes the news frequently. This is why it is my plea...

I won a Grammy award. Okay. Just kidding. At least not yet. In this episode, I sang. In the shower :) Seriously, I dedicate this episode to immigrants. For choosing Canada or anywh...

Restarting life in Canada over the last seven years has not been a walk in the park for me and my family I but it's been rewarding and fulfilling. In this episode, I share some key...

Is Canada Racist? Well, I spilled the beans in this episode. Since I have had people ask me this question under the radar at different times, I thought it's high time I shared my p...

Sometimes, our upbringing, life experiences and native culture condition us to see and approach life in specific ways. And there is nothing necessarily wrong with this. The challen...