Archive for the 'Networking' Category

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 ...

In the last episode (episode 52), Emmanuel briefly mentioned that an investor injected $60,000 into his side hustle 24 months after starting out. In this episode, he went into a lo...

According to the survey on immigrantlife.ca, the number one topic that visitors want to listen to is how to start a profitable side business. Therefore, I went hunting for a fellow...

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...

Life is hard and taking a big leap in midlife to restart life in a country like Canada can be tough. Tougher than we imagined. More painful than we can sometimes express in words. ...

The social media world is as real as the physical world we live in. LinkedIn is a business networking site and there are rules of engagement that are typically expected on the plat...

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...

Undoubtedly, the handshake is the most popular form of greeting in Canada especially in a business setting. A great handshake sets the tone for a relationship and feeling of trust ...

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...