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Is it fraud or somehow bad to just start and quit a 2nd job every 1-2 months once you actually start to have to do real work? The first few weeks of most jobs tend to be pretty low stress and an easy paycheck or 2. And if you only do this at employers you wouldn't return to, is there a downside?

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I am done interview with Google operation center. I am senior associate with five years experience. How much salary can I expect? If I work in GOC is there any possibility to join Google aboard? Is GOC a good place to work especially in Hyderabad location?

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Any HR people here want to share any stories about funny or interesting CRT meetings?

Kinda new to working out. What should I be eating before/after my morning workout? Workout is mostly strength training with a light cardio warmup

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I am giving an interview for other company which required me to prepare some deck and share it with interviewer. Just wanted to chk if this breaks any compliance issues causing legal troubles.

I won't be sharing and confidential data. All I need to share is about my expertise and how can I support their firm.

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Is anyone here a volunteer mentor for underprivileged youths? Would love to learn more about the opportunities.

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Who else feels like their firm-issued laptop moves at a snail’s pace? My IT group says it’s because we are working remotely, but it’s slow even when I’m not using the internet. I would be so much more efficient if the firm would actually invest in decent computers.

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Hi Fishes,

I was never been part of service based company. But, we rarely get on site experience in product based company. Which companies are good if you are willing to have onsite experience once in a lifetime?

Does anyone have a go-to "odd" or unconventional question you like to ask candidates to keep them on their toes or see how they react when put on the spot?

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Question on Rfe on extensions- what happens if Rfe on h1b extension is denied. In 2 scenario:
1) it is denied before your expiration date. Is your previous expiration date still intact? And do you

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Anyone negotiated scholarship with school, using another as leverage? If so, how does that work?

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Go to school in the northeast, joining McKinsey & Company in a southern office. Can I expect the full 10k relocation? Or.. BA level

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I’ve suffered from workaholism for a long time. Thanks to a lot of great self help books and therapy, I’m no longer putting work on a pedestal and I’m spending a lot more time on self care and my marriage. But, unfortunately, I am now getting withdrawals, because my body is used to the daily adrenaline of throwing myself into work. It’s this terrible feeling of like anguish/unease in my gut, but I don’t have anything I’m worried about- it’s like my body wants to find something to worry about.

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Anyone at Apple willing to have a chat?

Can i apply for NIE before i travel to India?

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Is it appropriate to ask the interviewer why the previous person left the role?

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Do you change to comfortable clothes before your flight? I feel the stares like I’m doing something wrong 😒 4 hour flight

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Recently got in a relationship with this girl for a few weeks and we’ve had our differences because we’re two very different people learning about each other / trying to find a middle ground. She broke up with me last night saying she doesn’t have the emotional energy to dedicate to the relationship and is just walking away instead of putting in the work that a relationship requires. She doesn’t seem like she knows what she wants - after the talk, she said she has strong feelings for me and wjll

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Proper kolhapur mutton with white and red rassa. Beating the post Diwali blues. Opened my Royal Challenge whisky 🥃 as well.

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NRIs - Do you file ITR even if you have little income in India? I heard that it's good practice to do so.

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Do I have to get my ssn card updated after getting EAD card or it happens automatically?

Its interesting to see looking at the bowl that desi lives abroad revolve around the visa/green card thing.
Are we really better off coming all the way here versus just staying back home?

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Why do most desis become consultants? Out of business school I wanted to join the industry but the only companies providing sponsorship were consulting firms. Why is this a thing when it’s harder for consulting firms to justify taking in so many internationals? 🧐

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My friends dad is critical in India. Anyone knows where to get an oxygen bed in or near Delhi?

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Anyone from Delhi University North Campus.. yaar I miss those days.. it’s been 17 years that I left DU, but I am still think about those golden days

Koi pichar btao yaar jo dekha jaay! Kaafi kaam krliya iss hafte !

Hey folks!
We are expecting our first kid this summer and are both consultants. Both sets of parents are eager to come help out with the baby(and we know we’ll totally need it) by taking turns. However, I read online that bringing parents to stay with us for the better part of the six month visitor visa period might be a flag from an immigration standpoint. Any tips on how to manage this?

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Prem Jyotish seems to have a pretty big marketing budget.

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Any good books or suggestions to improve communication skills to speak confidently with executive or leadership. Many times I end up blabbering and having unstructured discussion.

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How unbearable are Chennai/ Pondicherry weather in July/ August? A close friend is getting married there and has invited us but I am just very worried about that extreme hot weather.

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Any other Indian-American ladies dating / engaged / married to a Indian-Indian man? My fiancé came to the US in middle school and I am never going to get used to his mother treating his sister’s fiancé (older to him, same age as me) much more nicely than me. I’m the oldest and the only girl in my family so I’ve grown up feeling special. Wondering if it’s just me being childish or if this is always a thing where Indian mothers are traditionally kinder to / lauding over their son in laws.

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Any couples here in the US with dual demanding careers and kids in kindergarten/elementary school? How do you juggle work and kids? I went Internal after my first kid but she’s going into K...

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Recs for best Indian food in nyc .. anything besides junoon ?

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Need some coping tools/perspective from the desi fam here - my in laws live with us and my mil constantly coddles my sister in law. I have made huge efforts to be a part of my mils inner circle cont

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NYC 🐟 - anyone know if I can find Desi style broom (jaru) anywhere in Manhattan? Would like to avoid going to Jax Heights haha

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🤰Does anyone know if you could take Maternity leave (FMLA) while you are on your OPT extension?

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