Voices of New Israeli Immigrants: 'My Name Is Sinai, and I'm Looking for a Job'

For newcomers, it's hard to find work in Israel, even with great foreign credentials. Worried newcomers are learning from seasoned veterans how to crack the Israeli labor market.

Immigrating to Israel is, for many Diaspora Jews, the fulfillment of a dream. It is also, no matter how one feels about homelands or gatherings of exiles − a challenge. There is Hebrew to be learned, housing to be found, friends to be made, and the driving “culture” to be navigated, just for starters. And then of course, there is the question of employment.