Tactics for Success, No. 12: Keep up with the times
In her book, The Immigrant’s Way, available in the downloadable Kindle format, or paperback, Margaret W. Wong describes twenty-two tactics the foreign born person can use to ensure her stay in the USA is as long as she wants it to be. We will present for you one of her strategies every week in this space.
12. Push yourself to keep up with the times – learn how to use computers and the internet.
I still remember when I first applied for the visa to come to the United States in 1969. The world was not as rich and the internet didn’t exist back then. Now, you can find just about anything on the internet. Knowledge is king. We need to flow with it. We need to push ourselves to learn how to use computers and other modern technology. We need to push our children to learn, as well. Then, they can be somebody one day. Our children can do anything they want to, provided they work hard for it.