Does anyone have both a Canadian PR and a US green card? How do you manage the two? I applied for Canadian PR a couple years ago and it looks they’re now processing it. But Deloitte also started the GC process this year and I’m wondering if it’s even possible to have both
EB1C: has anyone switched job after filling adjustment of status with EAD by filling AC21 form? Considering wait time is over 3-5 years now before you get a green card. Thanks
One of my friend got an offer from Deloitte at M level (same as current). He is having H1B and he wants to know whether Deloitte will do EB1 process for him or not ?
I am married to a citizen and looking for an immigration lawyer. My husband and and I prepared the application with all the exhibits and want to hire an immigration lawyer who can look it over once to make sure that we did not make any blunder. Fast turnaround important because I need the EAD asap! If you have had good experience with your lawyer with a reasonable fee, could you please recommend? Thanks!
Hello everyone, has anyone recently applied for GC with Deloitte. I just completed my 2 years in Deloitte audit and starting my GC application process. Any insight on the timeline, approval process is highly appreciated.
I also had a question about H-1b extension. Currently my visa expires in October 2021. Is this the right time to apply for the extension? Has anyone gotten successfully extended in the recent past or rejected?
Thank you all in advance for any information
Hi, do you know of any company offering Visa sponsorships for HR positions in the US? I am based in Buenos Aires, Argentina and I am looking for new opportunities in the US. Any recommendation on how to start this journey is much appreciated! TY.
Any one working @Visa Inc, How is the work life balance at banglore? I got an offer with corporate information technology team. Please share your inputs so I can decide if I can accept the offer
Indian folks on a visa in the US - have you started planning international travel now that we can re-enter after Nov 8th? Or are you waiting for more details? (Those who got vaccinated here and that’ll be for sure accepted)
Hi guys, what is the average wait time currently for UK visa issuance from the day of vfs appointment?
I had my scheduled appointment today and was told there is long wait time by a personnel. However my COS PwC told it is doable for a person joining on September 1st week. Would like to know how much accurate their words are .
Worked super hard in the US for 11 years, finally was about to get green card, I got laid off. What has my life become? I can’t feel more like a failure. If I can’t find a job that sponsors work visa for me in 3 months, the past decade would be the proof of my yet another horrible investment. Damn, universe, what are you trying to teach me?! Stop chasing unrealistic goal that’s outside of our control?
Just received an offer for a social media startup for: $100K base + $50K equity (0.03% of the company)
and on the other hand I have a signed offer with a T2 consulting firm for $100K base
(I’m an international student, both companies will help me with Visa stuff)
What are some of the things to consider to make a decision? Thanks for your help
Would you have recommendations for a good immigration attorney in NYC? Please do let me know.
On a visa that is expiring soon. If I leave the country, and then get stuck abroad until I can get a new one, can I continue to work from my home country? What are the implications (e.g., fiscal)?
Has anyone here got the h1b then change the office with the same employer? Like moving from midwest to east. How would the process look like?
Would anyone in a product analyst role at Visa or senior product role be open to chatting? Looking to pivot into payments industry from financial services and would love to get a better sense of product
anyone who’s on a company sponsored work visa - do you think your comp is affected because of it?
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I was targeted for AMEX Platinum 75k offer, but I have an American Express corporate card and I’m eligible for an $150 statement credit yearly while I have my corporate card and 60k points if I apply
Lately I have been having trouble focusing, starting just recently in the last few months. I have tasks that I need to get done but I find I'll do anything (like writing this post, scrolling on FB, ect.) to avoid doing it.
My firm offers free therapy sessions that I'm considering using, but it just seems like such a big thing and I can't make myself sign-up even though I think it would be great for me. Any tips on focusing during the week and/or what got you to go to therapy? TIA
Looking to create and animate a character to fit into a live action spot. Any animation partner recommends greatly appreciated - especially great value off shore. Thanks!
Anyone out there have experience using a TENS machine to help manage pain associated with menstrual cramps? PCOS sufferer here and have heard it can help, but looks like they can be pricey so wondering if anyone has had any experience using one. Specific one I’ve been looking at is the Ovira Noha. Thanks in advance!
What kinds of opportunities are available for someone coming out of a Masters in Quant Finance? Do I Banks recruit from those programs?
Any MDs here? If so, do you work private practice or are you part of a system? Do you like it?
I just received an offer from Abbvie for a Operations role in Illinois. I have been asked to sign a non-compete. What are the pros and cons of signing this for future employment. The offer is very positive compared to where I am working now but I have never signed a non-compete before. What should I consider before signing it ? AbbVie
Hello! I’m in my 30s and fairly new to living in NYC. Wondering if anyone has any suggestions for making friends (yes making friends) i usually cultivate these friendships at work and I have a few friends from my last agency however many have moved during the pandemic. I’m starting a new agency that’s super small and looking for other ways! Any suggestions are helpful! Thanks!
Love this! I am a freelance writer and content marketer on the side. And, if anyone can tell me how to fit more hours in the day, I’ll take it!
At what age do you let your kids drive their bikes to the local park or cross busy streets without you following them or going with them? My MIL gave me flack because I told her my children won’t be going across busy roads or down the block without me following to make sure they get there. I mean my kids are only 2 and 2 months right now but I was telling her when they are older. I think 10 and 12 are still too young for that, she told me I’m thinking too protective already. This isn’t the 90s..
What's a competitive ask for L5 pgm? Was just approved by HC and now they've asked for TC requirements, is 275k out of the question?
Would anyone be interested in participating in a research study? The only requirements are to be a school district employee and have a child in the district with special needs. Please help!!!
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Hi guys. My company requested prevailing wage determination from the department of labor in late January. I have not yet received the PWD from the DoL. I heard from a colleague that the maximum amount of time the DoL takes on PWD is 6 months/180 days. Is this true? Thanks!
Anyone transferred H-1B with home address in a different state and MSA than work location? Did you get a RFE for living too far away from your place of work?
Guys - question here. Do you recommend completing medicals before submitting I485 or just do it later?
Getting promoted from engineer to manager. Do I need to make any changes to my h1-b? Or file an amendment?
Is there any risk if I get a third party consulting to initiate my Perm process in parallel while am still employed with Deloitte? Have 19 months to max out, Deloitte says they have removed pause but has not opened up enrollment yet? Will RFE etc from one company affect the petition from another?
Deloitte folks - I moved to DT Canada last year due to not getting picked in H1. However US made it clear they will apply again (if and when I ask). Planning to have this conversation with PPMD mid Jan. Does anyone know if there a cut off imposed by Seyfarth after which they won’t consider candidate for FY22 lottery? I know they typically ask for info in Jan which is why I was planning to raise this again now. Just want to make sure I don’t miss the FY22 H1 attempt. TIA!
Got selection email from BAL
Is there any room to ask firm to expedite my GC? It has already been initiated by law firm. Got an external offer but firm leadership really want me to stay and asking for my demands. How can I take advantage of this to help my GC?
Does anyone here has experience changing h4 visa to h1 considering having an history of approved h1 visa? Appreciate any insights!!
Deloitte folks- Any idea if degree equivalence evaluation is taken care by attorneys or do we need to do it by ourselves
I am looking to get some info on Day 1 CPT. Those who have tried it, what are the challenges you folks faced and what should one keep in mind. Those who haven't tried it or do not approve it, what are the reasons for such? I'd like to know more why it is termed "shady" coz if an accredited College A is willing to offer a CPT to permit a student to work at Company B, then what is the concern?
Hi! I got my Green card a month ago and I’m switching jobs now. Is there anything that I need to do? All the years spent on H1 amendments and transfers with so much documentation! Will i9 verification be enough with a green card? Do I need to submit any other documents?
I thought the Nebraska center was approving H1b transfers fast. Did I miss the cut? I’ve waiting for 20 days now😫. Pleas send positive vibes.
Trying to move to industry from Big 4. How long does it take for the petition to get approved considering premium processing is put on hold?
KPMG colleagues, what %age bonus can an incoming delivery focused director expect? I was given a verbal offer and know the base , am eager to find what other components of compensation I should expect to see on written offer. TIA
What are the chances of a H1b change of employer getting rejected. Moving from a EY to Mastercard. Considering the reputation & size of the two companies it should be smooth right? Just nervous and want everything to go right.
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