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Immigrating can be darn scary. Picture leaving everything that’s warm, cozy and familiar to build a new life among strangers with alien traditions and lifestyle practices. Worse, the language barrier presents a very real obstacle and may mean going back to school to learn the basics of communication in a foreign land. Then, there’s the concern of earning a living and becoming a useful member of one’s adopted society. Where does one begin?Noveline Ortega, who established Cenocy — a specialist in translating, immigration and employment issues in Vienna, Austria — would like to help calm the uncertainty of newbies in ... more