Stories of Immigrants of Toronto. Aiming to open people’s minds through real stories of immigration.
Alan Middleton has been mentoring immigrants for quite some time. As an immigrant from England to Canada, he identifies with the struggles that newcomers face.
In this episode, Alan shares his experience as a mentor as well as some valuable advice for new Canadians.
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Maria Martinez is my first guest from Peru. I’m very excited to have her as a guest. She moved from Peru in 2017with her husband and her two children. She came as a student at Humber and, to force herself to practice her English, joined a Toastmasters club.
Even with all her professional experience, she found it challenging to get the job she wanted. However, she joined a bridging program at Rottman and was able to get that job in ...
Jessica Beck, host of the IELTS Energy podcast, joins me today to talk about the importance of preparing for the English proficiency test. She works at All Ears English Education, and today she shares excellent advice on how to improve your English by engaging in authentic conversations.
Jessica featured me in her podcast as well; you can listen to it here: https://www.allearsenglish.com/ielts-energy-1079-life-after-ielts-oscars-3-...
Today is Remembrance Day. And to commemorate the occasion, I’m joined by Rodrigo Königs. He’s a good friend of mine and also a WWI enthusiast.
We recorded this episode at Prospect Cemetery while visiting the tombstones of four immigrant soldiers who fought for Canada during the Great War.
This episode aims to honour the memory of the soldiers who, even though they weren’t born in this country, decided to go to war for it.
Here are ...
Vadim Lidich joins the podcast today to talk about his experience of moving to Canada at a very young age by himself. His family saved enough money to send him here to give him better opportunities.Subscribe to the Podcast
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I want to talk about Halloween. It may be a common topic, but in the last week, I had conversations with three different newcomers who not only don’t celebrate Halloween, but they think it’s just an American holiday.
I’ve always loved history. And I find ancient cultures fascinating, especially the Celts. And that’s why I decided to make this episode.
Basically, the Celts were a collection of tribes that shared a similar language, ...
Mustafa Ansari joins me today to talk about how volunteering helped him to build a network in Canada. It not only helped him to find new friends but also to find job opportunities.
He also shares his experience of living in a community where, some days, he didn’t even have to speak English. And how later he moved to Kingston, Ontario, to study for a Master’s degree.Subscribe to the Podcast
Ryan Hollinrake joins me today to talk about how Access Community Capital Fund helps newcomers with no credit history in Canada fund and succeed as entrepreneurs.Subscribe to the Podcast
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Inna Figotina was born in Russia. Her family moved to Canada when she was just a child. She didn’t speak English or French and, today, she shares her experience as a seven-year-old who only spoke Russian in Canada.
She also shares how she adapted to her new country, learned both languages, and wrote a children’s book called Trilingual Me! Moi, trilingue! that celebrates her journey learning her second and third languages.Subscribe...
Mariela Gutierrez was born in Mexico but moved to the USA at a very young age. Later in her life, she decided to move to Toronto.
She talks about the struggles of the immigrant journey as she saw it from her parents, moving to the United States from Mexico. The challenge of starting a new life in a different country to provide a better life for her family.Subscribe to the Podcast
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