This episode of the Migration Show with Mark Northam and Monica Gruszka features Sofia Pulici talking about how migration agents and translators can work better together plus tips on Engineers Australia applications, political immigration news, and more news about the show's first Networking Event on 29 May 2018 at the Arthouse Hotel in Sydney which will feature special guest speaker CHRISTOPHER LEVINGSTON who will speak in his usual candid and no-holds-barred style about issues including how to best represent your clients, winning at the AAT, and the future of the immigration advice industry.

We take an entertaining, informative, educational and empowering look at the latest developments for Australian migration agents and immigration lawyers, including segments on news, legislation, policy, improving your practice, and much more.

Quick Guide to Program Segments - you can advance the audio player as you like to hear different segments of the show:

00:00 - Opening, latest news on our networking event and more

11:00 - Migration Industry news - commercialising the visa process, MIA/MA professional indemnity insurance "war" and much more

23:10 - Interview with visa holder Pedro Cavalo about what he's looking for in a migration agent

34:25 - Monica's "Aussie Slang Quiz" with Pedro!

40:25 - Interview with special guest Sofia Pulici, a translator who talk about how translators and migration agents can work better together

51:22 - Tips on Engineers Australia skills assessment applications

59:13 - Empowering yourself and your business, having faith your net will be there, trust and much more


Special thanks to this week's sponsors:
Immisys - cloud based practice management software for migration agents and immigration lawyers - link here.

RMA Network / Sarah Gillis - Annual Convention 23 May 2018 - link here.


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