Life in A New World: Global Lives and Difficult Beginnings

Is a life that lifts us above our cultural and geographic boundaries truly achievable? Can we really be greater than the sum of our multicultural parts and experiences? Cate Brubaker and Sabrina Ziegler, the intercultural entrepreneurs behind the yearly online conference Living Your Ideal Global Life, will wholeheartedly tell you that it is possible. Their …

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The Hundred-Foot Journey: Change Isn’t Coming, It’s Already Here

Migration is narrowing the distance among the people of the world and Hollywood is curious about it. That’s the formula behind The Hundred-Foot Journey, the cinematic adaptation of Richard C. Morais’ bestselling novel, directed by Lasse Hallström and produced by Juliet Blake, Steven Spielberg and Oprah Winfrey. A simplified rendition of Morais’ fiction, the movie …

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How Immigrant Women Make in America: TV Interview with Dr. Fiona Citkin

Today’s episode (10:00 am on Bronxnet, C68 Verizon and C34 Fios) is all about us, the foreign born American women who bring a “healthy diet” of grit, creativity and tenacity to our adopted land, as featured guest Dr. Fiona Citkin puts it. But how do immigrant women find success in a society that doesn’t always value …

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Finding Success in A New World, Panel Conversation: the TV Show

The United States of America has been populated by multitudes, waves upon waves, of newcomers. Despite that, and despite being rejuvenated with each new arrival, creating a successful life as an outsider remains a huge challenge. In this episode of Life In A New World, which airs today at 10:00 a.m. on Bronxnet (Cablevision ch. …

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Upwardly Global Offers New Tech Training

Upwardly Global (UpGlo) announces its Technology Employment Training Program. The nonprofit leader in the professional relaunch of highly educated newcomers to the U.S., implemented the programming addition in response to the national need for skilled workers in technology and IT. “The tech program provides much of the same mentoring and job search training that we provide to …

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