Episode 109

Published on:

23rd Jul 2021

5 Reasons Why Immigrants Are Successful

After helping immigrants for over three decades, I’ve been able to notice various traits that separate those who are successful from those who are not.

In particular, there are five characteristics which most successful immigrants exemplify.

They understand the grass is greener on this side.

They miss their families and friends abroad, but they grasp their lives are on the upswing.

And they know that wallowing in self-pity is a destructive emotion that undermines success.

Recommended Links For More Information:

A Tribute To My Father: An Immigrant Success Story

For Immigrants, Fighting Hate With Hate Is Not The Answer

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About the Podcast

The Immigration Mastermind
The Immigration Mastermind is a podcast for immigrants and their families that shares tips, insights, and tidbits to help guide the quest for permanent residence and citizenship in the United States. The podcast strives to build knowledge, while dispelling myths in short bite-sized, easy-to-understand snippets of pull-no-punches information.

Designed for both immigrant families who have already started the immigration process and those just starting to think about their journey, the Immigration Mastermind provides a mix of expert tips about legal rules, insights about breaking news, and tidbits to help immigrants and their families to keep their chin up, even when the road to success seems to be a never-ending road.

About your host

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Carlos Batara

Carlos Batara is an immigration lawyer, author, educator, public speaker, and online talk show host. A graduate of Harvard Law School, he has cared for, protected, and guided immigrants from over 100 countries on their journeys to the United States. His goal is to help at least one family from every nation in the world before he calls it quits.

With family roots from Mexico, Spain, and the Philippines, as well as Native American, Greek, and Turkish ancestry, he brings a broad multicultural background to the practice of immigration law.

Combined with knowledge gained from advanced studies in international relations and constitutional politics, Carlos is always willing to speak his mind openly on immigration issues.