AEE 329: 3 Smart Tips for a Newcomer in the United States

newcomer to the United States

Have you just relocated to the United States?

Today we have a guest on the show who will give you 3 smart tips to have a great experience during your first few months in the United States.

3 tips for a newcomer:

  • Always have a solid expat legal plan: You should always have your legal paperwork in order and be prepared. Understand the laws of the country. Understand the limitations of your visa and what you are allowed to do.
  • Continue to contribute your unique skills: Remember that people are people, regardless of culture. We respond to hard work, honesty, and integrity. Keep doing your work while you are here.
  • Learn to take rejection and move on: It will be challenging when you move abroad. Be prepared to get rejected and then to stand back up and keep trying.

 

Portia’s Bio:

Dr. Portia Ndlovu is an author, Associate Professor, a business woman and a lawyer.

She comes from Durban South Africa and she is now based in Cape Cod, MA.

In her consulting and teaching she inspires others to pursue their dreams in both the legal field and in business.

Check out her publications on Linked In

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