How long does it take to prepare the H1B transfer petition after docs are submitted? Fragomen saying 4-6 weeks. That’s surprising to me as when I did this before it only took 2 weeks... (similar large…
Anyone recently start an H1B transfer process with Amazon? Working with fragomen towards a Jan 4th start date and unwilling to join on receipt due to uncertainty/ risk. Curious to see how flexible Ama…
Anyone working with Fragomen for H1B transfer? Been a month since I provided everything and LCA still hasn’t been filed.
Managed to snag a job within 60 day grace period. Anyone joined Amazon recently? Fragomen does their h1b and I have a month till second week of June for them to file my H1 change of employer. Uploaded…
Does anyone know (from your conversations with law firms) if EB3 India priority dates will regress with Nov 2020 bulletin? Or can it be expected to stay the same for a while. Wondering if Fragomen (or…
Doing H1B transfer and lawyers sent me an LCA posting for my home- I’m assuming the same details will be sent to DOL. The date of employment in this goes beyond the expiry date of my h1b. Is this okay…
First time H1B cap application and got an RFE - Fragomen told me they are requesting an expert opinion letter that will take at least 3 weeks. How long does it usually for y’all?
My firm has a "nap room" -- literally why? Who would be caught dead in there? I don't understand these "perks" that are so far outside the culture to ever see use
How do you bill/log time accurately when you’re toggling between tasks? I feel like I lose time because I lose focus or shift to different matters frequently. Any advice or suggestions?
Did anyone start as a paralegal before getting into Law School? Any advice on taking the financial risk of going to LS vs playing it safe as a para and having steady work.
Perhaps off topic, but does anyone subscribe to Masterclass? Inundated with advertising. It’s obviously worked because I’m considering for writing, business, and/or leadership classes.
What recommendations (book/movie/podcasts etc) do you have for learning about financial literacy and building wealth?
When is this going to end? I just heard an MD saying she expects things to be closed/social interaction limited through at least June. June?!?
Had no billable work and spent the entire day yesterday in bed. Today, I‘ve gotten enough work that I’ll be working the entire weekend. Why does it always happen that way 🤦🏽♀️
I'm in software sales, and pretty new to it. I like sales, and want a career in it, but I'm wondering what other industries have lucrative sales careers.
Thinking about moving to Los Angeles. What’s the best neighborhood/area for someone who’s a foodie, wants to be relatively close to the beach, safe neighborhood and does not have a car?
I'm a little bit under two years in my HR career. I was hired on full time has an HR Generalist and I want to start studying for my SHRM-CP, but I'm a little bit intimidated on how to start. Any advice would be helpful. So far I am going to get SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certification All-in-One Exam Guide by Dory Willer on Amazon. Are there free online tests to take that are comparable to the exam?
Let's talk about Christmas bonuses: Should you be penalized for leaving your firm in your bonus if you've generated significant amounts for the firm? Is that common practice? Disgruntled associate. 😂
Partner, senior associate (of 15 years), and their families just video-chatted with me from a beautiful villa in Europe. Meanwhile, I'm at my desk staring at the computer screen. 🤦🏼♂️ Thanks?
Any thoughts on the best certifications to get in order to help move forward? I have considered the CCP from World at Work, but it’s fairly pricey to get by the time you wrap up everything. I was looking at both SHRM-CP and SPHR. Everyone that I have spoken to has the SHRM, but that’s also only looking at individuals in a small geographic footprint and within 3-4 different companies. I was hoping to get some thoughts on this from others? Thanks
Should I be concerned one of the partners doesn’t acknowledge I exist? He gives me a lot of cases, but he doesn’t talk to me about any of them and won’t even as much as say hello when I walk past hin
Hi all. For those of you married or in committed relationships out there, I’d like to know: do you and your spouse take on an ‘equal load’ in your home and life generally? Or would you say that your roles are more gender specific in nature? I’ve noticed that a lot of couples around me are very gender specific in their roles/ traditional (for the lack of a better word), and was wondering if that’s true more generally? I thought things had changed more than they seem to have!
Would like to hear opinions on this scenario: County-owned Nursing Home & Rehab center (240 skilled, 40 rehab beds) being sold to a new buyer. The home has a contract w/ a food service company that would need renewed by the potential buyer if they choose. The employee in this scenario is a Clinical Nutrition Manager who works for this food service company. Their department is Clinical Nutrition, consisting of 2 employees including the Manager. Job security, maintaining similar pay up in the air.
Does anyone have any tips for navigating the investment process (particularly through stocks)? Any helpful resources or investment tools?
Are you allowing employees to work for any length of time abroad, if you don’t have an office in that country? If so, for how long? If not, do you just say NO upfront?
Have had multiple interns asking me about layoffs at the firm. If leadership doesn't address this, this won't bode well for long term talent recruitment and retention. This is to all PwC partners.
What are the top client scenarios that require the most coaching? Or, scenarios you wish you received some professional support in prior to it happening?
Has anyone started the recruiting phase for PERM after the law firm change and layoff related pause at D?
1st project, get positive feedback with trivial notes on keeping to improve excel/ppt skills. Then not recommended on a new gig saying I’m not that great. Wish I was told so I could have become great?
Roth or Traditional 401k: advice is always Roth if you make less than what you think you will at retirement. For my clarification, is that your salary at retirement? Am I naive to think that (cont)
Heading on vacation tomorrow, and have to bring work with me in order to avoid chaos #FML but at least I can clock a couple of days of work time and extend the amount of PTO I get to use this year.
I'm googling vacation packages bc my workload is extremely light today. Hmmm...where should I travel to??🤔🤔
Dilemma: Daycare requested everyone to pay 100% next month to maintain it’s business model even though it’s closed. But we have a baby on the way & husband’s job could be furloughed during this crisis
Shoutout to the absolute cesspool that is the US healthcare system. 🤬 if I didn’t have insurance I’d owe more than I have in student loan debt. Accenture’s FY21 already started on 9/1 so I can’t even take advantage of reaching my deductible since it just reset 🤘
I have TPM offer at Twitter. Due to COVID-19 my H1B has been filed under standard processing. Is it safe to join under receipt?
Fishes: very new to investments and I’m on a H1B Visa. For starters, what would you recommend me to start off with? I would want to access the money maybe in the next 2/3 years or sooner.
Nothing like waking up at 4am and your Uber driver takes the wrong direction on the freeway, adding 20min to your trip. FFS I hope I don't miss my flight.
Anyone want to skype prep case interviews for a month or so? UG FT recruiting, intern at T2 this summer but trying to get MBB :)
Any recos to get a cheap LLC? Looking at Legal Zoom & there are lots of add ons to the service. Unclear what I actually need.
Anyone has experience with fostering a dog? Any recommendations for where I should apply? Also, this will be my first time being a dog parent, so please lmk if you have any advice or recommendations
I got laid off as a AE, do you think I would be happy as a media planner? Before AE I assisted in media buying. My passion is client relations hence the AE path