Sharing positive updates. Hope this can be motivational for others who are in the situation or planning for a move. H1B Transfer approved in 2wks. Normal processing, not premium Vermont serv center.
If you could work remotely full time and live anywhere in the US where would you choose to live? (Assuming all visa hassles addresses around proximity to office etc)
Does anyone know if there are slots available for Dropbox for h4 visa extension in india? Also, want to get a sense of how much time is it currently being taken for h4 visa stamping (extension case) at US embassy. TIA
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?
TFW you're stuck for 2 hours at immigration because your work permit expires 2 days before the case ends
Has anyone heard back from EY law about resuming H1B extensions? Mine expires in August and I am worried now. The wait is killing me.
Hi 🐠 looking for guidance : if you have enough saved up for a down payment, would you buy a home in the US to avoid rent and rather pay mortgage? Or is it not advisable to buy a home on h1b and should rather invest in the market ? Thank you
Hi folks - Any recommendations for a good immigration lawyer? Looking for some guidance on my wife’s OPT/H4/EAD
Anyone know if the new Amex Plat 5x MR points for air includes our corporate cards? I've found the benefits all don't always carry over. http://about.americanexpress.com/news/pr/2016/new-travel-benefits-for-amex-platinum.aspx
Friend received I797B instead of I797A for his H1B approval. The immigration lawyer is recommending him to leave US and get his visa stamped. Any option for addressing this from within US?
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?
Hi 🐠 I left the US in August cuz I didn’t get in the H-1b lottery. Now I want to apply for a B1/B2 (tourist) visa and am concerned about the interview. Any experiences or tips to share? cont.
Best cash back card to use in conjunction with CSR? Thinking about freedom unlimited (1.5%) but not sure if other cards are worth it. Don’t spend enough on groceries for the blue
Is 2 Weeks notice mandatory? I'm in California and on H1b if it makes any difference. Can I give 1 week notice?
CSR now gives 10x for booking through the portal for hotels, but I’ve heard we won’t get Bonvoy points if we book through portal because it’s booked through 3rd party? Is that true? What about nights towards status?
Has any big4 folks who are on H1Bs done internal rotations at a different service line within their firms? Can you share your experience on the visa side of things please?
How’s PwC immigration team in terms of new h1 transfer? I have got an offer with PwC but recruiter said that it would 6-8 months in the current trend to get it approved?! Is that lil exaggerated?
I want to shift to states. My sister is living there however its very hard to find employer willing to sponsor H1B sitting here back in India. I am from Technology Risk background and would really appreciate if someone could help me out around the same.
Absolutely hate consulting and been at it for 8 years. Decided to stay for various reasons - immigration, lack of good offers etc. But so glad that I didn’t take up any of those marginally better offers that were trying to shortchange me. Finally exiting to a opportunity that I always dreamt of. Takeaway: focus on what you really want and keep trying
Could anyone share some insight on compensation for manager roles in financial reporting and/or technical accounting? Curious to see what people have jumped for when they left PA for these types of jobs.
PwC Strategy& is hiring across all levels for our rapidly growing practice. If you have strategy experience or interest in innovative ways to solve client’s biggest challenges, DM me for a referral.
Are Technical Program Manager (TPM) roles in industry/FAANG mainly PMO role/duties? Don’t want to lose or get away from day to day technical responsibilities
Generally what percentage of MBA candidates with a 1R interview end up getting offers at MBB?
I have an interview with deloitte for SAP ABAP profile it is powered by cocubes. could anyone please guide me with the technical questions being asked? I have total 2 years 10 months work experience
So if you get laid off what do you tell prospective employers when interviewing? Do you pretend you weren't laid off?
Grr don’t know how an interview went. Seemed fine but don’t know. It was too short (30minutes). Team is small so they may be picky
Any insight on getting MBA from mendoza as far as prospects for transitioning into a post-mba strategy consulting role? It’s ranked outside the top 15 but from research seems like it still sends plenty of grads to top consulting firms (not MBB)
Anyone who’s not a creative recently start at a US agency where they are sponsoring your work visa? Trying to figure out if the TN - Management Consultant visa is still possible and if not what the best visa is if I don’t have a ton of awards/press, or am able to transfer within the same company. TIA
Anyone at LEK / Parthenon / AlixPartners / Alvarez & Marsal hiring? Looking to move from S&
Got laid off on Monday. Felt okay at first, but now feel inadequate and useless since Julie Sweet mentioned the 25K that Accenture laid off were low performers. I know I wasn’t a poor performer, I got dinged for not doing enough projects in my practice, but still go top reviews for my projects. Just want to vent.
Has anyone broken up with someone over a difference in COVID boundaries? If so, how did you know it was a deal breaker? I’m considering ending my relationship because my partner is too strict (i.e. doesn’t really leave the house for much).
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?
How do firms track LCA violations? Consultant on my team has a pending LCA, but is traveling to client location regardless. Just charging time to his home location. What are the implications?
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