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Coming from Shanghai, China to Palm Springs, California 17 years ago, Li Lin has since built a career helping immigrant professionals and students to achieve their goals. Perseverance becomes key for many faced with the obstacle of English while looking for a job.
Li Lin is a career coach for immigrant professionals and international students who are looking to find jobs in the US. 17 years ago, she came from Shanghai, China to the US without knowing English. Since then she has been able to start an ESL teaching business, TOEFL tutoring service, and finally her current company, The Successful Immigrant. Li Lin believes that it isn't where you come from that matters, but where you dream to be that matters. She graduated from UC Berkeley in 2012 and currently lives in Irvine, California.
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