Asking for a friend - are any firms open to sponsoring H1B for foreign lawyers looking to move into legal services/management consulting on the state-side?
L1B to L1A then EBC1 - possible? I’m currently on a L1B at Accenture, based in US which will expire soon and getting extended. Accenture hasn’t been super helpful with my immigration inquires. I’m up for manager and debating if I should do the L1B to L1A transfer or just wait it out until my L1B expires. Do I not qualify for EBC1 since I got my L1A in the country and not prior to transferring with that 1 year managerial experience abroad?
I've written on my resume that I'm a US Citizen (literally the first thing on the next line after my name) but literally every HR person I've spoken to recently immediately asks if I need visa sponsorship. Is it just something that ATS doesn't screen for usually? I'd hope a human is actually reading my resume. I don't want to be that person that says "yes, it's on my resume" lol
Maybe this was asked here before, but what happens to your h1b visa if you can’t find another job that would transfer your visa after the 60 days grace period? You will need to leave the country, but
Has anyone here started a non-profit org/ been a board member of one, in USA on H1B? Pls DM w/ your suggestions including immigration attorneys I should talk to. Really want to setup one for a philanthropic cause but google searches call it out as unlikely.
I filed prevailing wages in June this year under H1b. When would I expect to receive response from DOL?
Hello fishes, Do we need to update our address on H-1B approved petition and PERM (still in initial PWD stages) if changing our resedential address within a 5 mile radius? Would be great if any immigration lawyers could weigh in.
Planning to travel international for Christmas. However, initiated H1B transfer process with Deloitte. Can I travel internationally during the transfer process? I have a valid visa stamp till 2021.
Anyone with green card process experience at KPMG.Kind of torn in between, there was no indication earlier that they may file for me and i went ahead applied for Canadian PR, now in a dilemna whether
It's mid-May and I see my chances of getting H1B decreasing. When is a good time to start looking for a new job?
Maybe this is unfashionable... but I'm feeling ok around Trump and his Economic Immigration ideas. For real Consulting anyway - it just means closer scrutiny (which we shouldn't be afraid of) (cont)
Any recent H1B transfers to EY? I want to know the timeline, overall experience and outcomes.
Thinking about transferring from EY US to EY London. I'm a staff 1 and unfortunately didn't win the visa lottery. Any thoughts of how hard it is to transfer?
Has anyone taken an unpaid leave on H1b without leaving the country? I am just really burnt out with work, kids and taking care of my wife who is recovering from a severe case of covid. Would love to not work for a month. She is on H4.
Guys, just got the notification my I-140 has been approved. How much longer to expect the AOS application and receiving the GC? Applied on L1-A visa.
There’s a company that I really want to work for in the future, is it possible to convince them I apply for my green card now and then join them once the EAD card comes in post-GC approval?
In case H1B gets denied (I hope that doesn’t happen), what countries have you considered moving to besides Canada. Indian national and pending transfer to MBB if that helps.
My current opt expires on 07/02, my h1B petition was filed on 06/16. My firm wants receipt notice for I-9 verification or I-20 and DSO won’t be able generate new I-20 without receipt notice. If I can’t submit one of these before 07/02 they are stating that I need to separate from firm. Can someone advise me what I can do?
For benchmarking I think it’d be helpful for all on here to see starting comp. (undergrad or MBA) at top consulting firms: Firm: Base salary: Total possible per. bonus: Profit share: 401K:
Anyone find it worthwhile to get the PMP? Any benefits in terms of new job or project opportunities, compensation, promotion potential, etc.?
Looking to make a move from Big 4 tax to small regional cpa firm. Any experiences doing this at the manager level and how was the transition? Would it be easier to make the move as senior associate?
Is anyone else struggling to focus on MBA Apps because it’s hot vax summer? Don’t have time during the week bc of demanding job so was planning on spending weekends working but I always have plans and zero motivation...
Normal as an analyst to feel in over your head? Client sponsors are PHDs in their field and we are being asked to assist with analysis and I have no idea wtf to do
Is anyone from McKinsey willing to answer a few questions about the interview process? Applied to a few roles. Wanted to find out if there is a way to increase the odds of getting an interview.
How to maximize getting SPG points?
Can someone explain how they prioritize IRA after hitting the income limit so it is no longer tax deductible? I believe it becomes lower priority than HSA and 401k. Thanks!
If my manager says they have proposed a promotion for me, and approval will take two months, when do I celebrate? What % of proposed promotions actually materialize ?
AlixPartners fish, I am expecting an offer for SVP in the digital practice. I need to give them my comp expectation today. Currently M at B4 with 15 yrs in industry and 2 yrs in consulting. What is the total comp (base+ bonus) that I can ask for? What sign-on bonus is typical? Thanks in advance AlixPartners
Anyone in Big 4 who is in AUP (unclaimed property)? I’d like to focus on it (best WLB I’ve seen so far) and jump firms. Have almost 2yrs AUP exp (more in tax). Can anyone share insights on your teams?
Chicago Tribune: Huge crowd gathers at Rotary Hill near Naperville District 203 offices to demand area schools reopen. Hundreds of Naperville-area parents & students rallied Monday to urge local school boards to bring students back to the classroom and the playing field. Hmm...so all these parents just want to send their kids into schools do die, right? And kill all the teachers and their families too. All out of pure selfishness.
Any thoughts on the MBA program at Boston University? Is Boston University MBA good enough for positions at FAANG or MBB? And what about the MBA program at MIT?
Why exactly is the lateral market so hot? More deals going on? People leaving big law completely? More people taking parental leave? A mix of these things?
What is the best tool I can use to convert pdf to excel? My client keeps sending me pdf file and ignores my request for excel... ugh
I spend my days without showering, just eating junk food and watching puppy videos. What the bench has done to me..
Hertz SPG status match with points double dip is a game changer. Deuces Avis. 5 Star for Plat. Pres Circle for Plat100.
I’m interested in finding some freelance digital marketing projects to do outside of my full time role, but I find myself fretting about my company finding out. Any tips on how and where to discreetly source side work?
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