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Undocumented/DACA Students

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5 Reasons Undocumented Immigrants Should Go into Tech

As our reliance on technology increases daily, so does the demand for workers in those fields.  This resource intends to bust common myths around the tech industry and to be a window into the many benefits that breaking into tech …

By Anna Smith de Yoma
Anna Smith de Yoma
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5 Tips to Get Started as an Independent Contractor/Freelancer

1. Develop an entrepreneurial mindset.

2. Understand contracting/freelancing considerations.

3. Learn marketing and promotion strategies.

4. Access financial capital.

5. File and pay taxes.


By Anna Smith de Yoma
Anna Smith de Yoma
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Employment Rights with DACA

As a recipient of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), you will be provided an employment authorization document. Also known as an EAD or work permit, the card opens doors to new employment opportunities that were previously not available to …

By Anna Smith de Yoma
Anna Smith de Yoma
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Career Resources

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