Being a Guest

Thank you for showing interest in contributing to our community.
Empowering conversationZ is a podcast on immigrants, their stories, their wisdom, and the expertise they bring from home. From time to time, we have non-immigrant guests who have contributed to the lives of immigrants or are educating our audience.
We cover:
-Inspirational stories of immigrants starting from Zero 
-Diversity and Inclusion
-Intercultural communication
-Communication skills for personal and professional development
-Mental Health issues
-Racism, sexism, LGBTQ
-Financial wellbeing
-....


Below is our process and the list of questions we usually ask our guests.

We will need:

1. Your biography (to be emailed to Mehran@MehranS.com)
2. Your favorite headshot to be used for marketing (to be emailed to Mehran@MehranS.com)
3. Signed waiver. (we will send it to you after you schedule the interview)
If you would like to share additional information & resources or have any questions, please feel free to contact me at Mehran@MehranS.com

Once the podcast is released, we need your support in sharing the episode with your community.

List of our Questions:

Below is the list of our general questions. However, depending on the guest, their expertise, and their journey, some questions might be different.

  1. Take us back to the time. Tell us a little about your immigration story, your early days as an immigrant, how much money you brought with you, how old were you, why you immigrated, family status at the time? Please give us a sense of your early days!

  2. What were some of your biggest challenges at the time?

  3. Culture question: was there something you learned in your culture that helped you?

  4. Something that worked against you, and you had to Unlearn it?

  5. Book recommendation you have for us?