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Stories of Immigrants of Toronto. Aiming to open people’s minds through real stories of immigration.

Stories of Immigrants of Toronto. Aiming to open people’s minds through real stories of immigration.

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Canada

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Podcasts

Description:

Stories of Immigrants of Toronto. Aiming to open people’s minds through real stories of immigration.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep #41: How to Build a Professional Network

10/19/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena talks about Thanksgiving, the Latin American month, and the importance of embracing new traditions.

Duration:00:12:28

Ep #40: Let’s Talk Mental Health

10/12/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena interviews Sneha Gaikwad. She moved from India to Toronto, and she shares how pursuing her mental health helped her make this decision.

Duration:00:26:50

Ep #39: Thanksgiving, Latin American Heritage Month, and embracing new traditions

10/5/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena talks about Thanksgiving, the Latin American month, and the importance of embracing new traditions.

Duration:00:07:18

Ep #38: A Second Chance to Start from Scratch

9/28/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena interviews Aroop Rayu. She moved to Toronto from Kashmir, India, in 2018, excited to have a second chance to start from scratch.

Duration:00:27:18

Ep #37: Meaningful Relationships

9/21/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena talks about why forging meaningful relationships as new immigrants is important to adapt to the new life.

Duration:00:06:58

Ep #36: Don’t look for a job, look for a career

9/14/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena interviews Brian Golod. He's originally from Argentina and moved to Prince Edward Island after one of the worst financial crisis in his country. Then, after five years, he moved to Toronto to pursue his career.

Duration:00:33:05

Ep #35: Finding a Job as a Newcomer

9/7/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena talks about how to find a job as a newcomer and why it is so important to do it.

Duration:00:07:17

Ep #34: Enjoying the Experience of Immigration

8/31/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena interviews Swapna Malekar. She's originally from India and just received her Canadian Citizenship the day the episode was recorded.

Duration:00:26:36

Ep #33: Immigrating as a student and how to avoid scams

8/24/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena talks about immigrating as a student; advantages, disadvantages, and how to spot and avoid scams when moving,

Duration:00:11:14

Ep #32: Starting Life In Toronto in the Startup Community

8/17/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena interviews Shomik Roy. He moved from Mumbai, India, to Toronto in 2018, and started his life in Canada in the Startup community.

Duration:00:23:18

Ep #31: The Podcast First Anniversary

8/10/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena celebrates the first anniversary Immigrants of Toronto and talks about the lessons learned during the year.

Duration:00:09:57

Ep #30: Finding a New Family Through Volunteering

8/3/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena interviews Mazen Tannir. He was born in Beirut, raised in Oman, studied in multiple countries, and moved to Toronto 15 years ago.

Duration:00:25:07

Ep #29: Volunteering is Key to Your New Life in Canada

7/27/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena will discuss a topic that is important for everyone, but especially for newcomers. That topic is Volunteering.

Duration:00:07:51

Ep #28: A year after arriving

7/21/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena interviews Preeti Chakravarti. She moved from India to Toronto a year ago on the same day as her wedding anniversary, and she'll be sharing her experience and how she feels a year after arriving in Toronto.

Duration:00:21:59

Ep #27: Reinvent Yourself

7/18/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena will be talking about why it is important to reinvent yourself when you move to a new country.

Duration:00:07:50

Ep #26: It’s Okay Not to Feel Okay

6/30/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena interviews Lucia Gallegos. A psychotherapist from Mexico, who shares part of her immigration story and, most importantly, her opinion about why it's okay not to feel okay during COVID-19 times.

Duration:00:23:13

Ep #25: A Privileged Life

6/23/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena shares part of his journey and what does a privileged life means to him, especially as an immigrant.

Duration:00:10:04

COVID-19: Financial Advice to Face the Recession

4/9/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena interviews Elke Rubach, founder of Rubach Wealth, who gives financial advice to face the recession.

Duration:00:22:13

COVID-19: Arrive Helps Newcomers

4/6/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena talks to the co-founders of Arrive: Shikha Bhuchar and Tricia Jose, an organization dedicated to helping newcomers in Canada.

Duration:00:29:17

COVID-19: Real Estate During the Pandemic

4/3/2020
In this episode, Oscar Cecena interviews Elisa Hajducek, a Real Estate Agent with over a decade of experience, and talk about the changes to the Real Estate market due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Duration:00:20:21