Desi fam, did any of you take 24 karat gold coins to India from US? Like 1/2 oz or 1/4 oz. Did you have to pay taxes at immigration in India ? How much if yes ?
Just curious, for those that have 1 yr OPT and at EY, PwC and KPMG, what do you do if you dont get selected in the h1b? I heard they dont allow day 1 cpt?
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 am H1B and I’ve started my GC process. my husband is also on H1B but won’t get his GC sponsored until his next job. What happens if he has started the GC process but by then his H1B had run out? Can he still work while it’s pending with an application for EAD? Can he work as H4 under my H1B till I get my GC issued?
Worth it to downgrade my CSR to a Freedom Flex and swap to AmEx Plat for their new 75k signup points ($5k in first 6 months) + potential 150k points ($15k on supermarkets/gas-stations in first 6 months)?
Anybody knows how to find recruiters that assist H1B candidates in finding jobs for non-tech related positions?
Hi, considering moving to Australia, targeting strategy roles (ex MBB exp). Would I be at a disadvantage during the application process if I do require a visa? Do you know of any successful cases? Otherwise, what are the ways to settle down and work in Australia? Got a EU passport. Cheers!
YOE: 6.6 Offer: JPMorgan Chase Career level: Associate 601 Is the above designation justified? Or should I discuss with HR for senior associate or AVP designation?
Help: what template do you use for external resume requested by immigration for RFE- deloitte template or any other
Question - Can we work as a case prep coach and get paid in India? I am on an H1B and understand you can’t have another job in US. I am no longer working with BCG and this is acceptable under moonlighting policy of my employer. If anyone has any experience, will be great! Thank you!
I was so excited about the CSR priority pass.. have yet to use it, it's accepted in so few places 🙄
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.
What's the deal with manual expenses ? I had a few this week because my amex card was missing. Is it okay to report them ? What is the policy about manual expenses anyway ?
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?
Which option is better to pay for a flight? - 52000 United Miles - 35000 CSR points - $500 Trying to pick the best value option.
Hello fellow 🐠 living in high real estate prices area like Greater Boston Area. A decent single family home close to the city seems to cost at least $1.2-1.6 M! How much household income would you recommend that one has before investing in such houses? Also, does the uncertainty of being on your H1B stop you from going ahead with such investments? Appreciate your insights.
How flexible is Deloitte with the start date because of H1b processing time? I signed the offer mid-may for July 12 because it seemed realistic enough for premium H1b transfer. But the lawyers seem slower than what I was used to and July 12 does not seem likely. Is this going to be a problem?
What do you use your amex points on?
Expected signing/relocation bonus for experienced associate moving from Chicago to NY for a big 4?
All the audit senior managers out there, what’s your salary like? M3 here trying to decide whether I should wait for a promo in 2022 or jump ship now and get industry experience.
Do you ever come in to an interview with work done for the client you’d be working on? Beyond initial research? Does this show initiative or usually backfire for you as presumptuous?
Hi everyone! I’m a young CPA, relocating to Raleigh. I made the decision to transition into sales after realizing that I want to bring more fun into my career. I’m currently reading sales books, watching Keenan’s YouTube channel, and learning all I can. I’m relentlessly applying for SDR positions but I’m having trouble landing interviews (been applying through LinkedIn). I would appreciate advice from anyone who transitioned from another industry into sales. How did you break the barrier?
I need to travel to India urgently for personal reasons. I have a US citizenship and valid OCI and wondering if any issues due to COVID. Thinking of taking the flight from Newark to Mumbai to avoid exposure - does anyone know what it means once I land there (final destination Bombay). And can I come back in 2 weeks or will I have to stay longer due to quarantine?
Hi Fishes, I handle a team of professional working on US TAX. Recently my role has changed to Project management, Agile. Along with that I have started playing role to manage UAT testing for the supporting technology on which our team works. I also help on automation (data wrangling) using Alteryx (somewhat aware about the tool, not designer). My Q is should I proceed my career as Project manager, Scrum Master. Knowing that I have no tech. background/Education. If so where can I be best fit?
Hello! I am looking to switch to consulting after 5 almost 6 years in the Aerospace and Defense Industry. I have held positions in Supply Chain, Procurement, Manufacturing(Management Position), and Operations Project Management. I hold a secret clearance. I am also pursuing a degree in Technical Management. Does anyone know of any organizations/teams hiring someone in the DMV area with my skillset? I can send my resume for review.
Do recommendations on LinkedIn provide any value to potential employers? Do recruiters look at them? What do recruiters look at on a LinkedIn profile?
Help: Microsoft reached out for a Senior Consultant TS clearance role. Recruiter said 160k+stocks+bonus. What type of TC have you seen - is this all smoke?. Any insight/tip for interview.
Setting up a wfh space for myself and spouse. What are the things that work well for most people? Sit-stand desk, monitor count, size, docking station etc. Brand recommendations much appreciated!
What level an AVP at Barclays would correspond to a strategic consulting firm’s hierarchy. P.S. bonus hearts for restructuring the above statement.
How long is the process for receiving an offer from a company? I’ve done a couple interviews and think it went well, but want to know how long to wait before I follow up.
Is there a difference in salary when applying to the same company for remote work whether the remote location is on New York or Florida?
I am currently a fund accountant and am thinking about jumping ship to a new firm. I’m at a small fund and although the culture and WLB are great, I can see that there is no opening for assistant controller coming any time soon. Is it a bad if I consider looking elsewhere when I’ve only been there for a year? I hear it’s a strong market for candidates so I don’t want to miss out on a potential better opportunity for my career. Greatly appreciate any input.
Anyone cracked the order in which GSB sends out interview invites? Does submitting early mean you should hear earlier?
In a meeting I said, “creatives can be savages sometime.” because of their unruly behavior towards internal teams, pushing deadlines, or throwing tantrums. I was called out and chastised by a junior creative for using the word “savages” in an unacceptable manner because the word is slur to non-whites in a zoom meeting. I am a BIPOC creative. Am I the asshole?
Deloitters who have left for MBB or a big 4- did you get fired when you told your leadership? How did that work? Do you now answer “yes” when asked if you’ve ever been fired from a job?
Any moms here living in WA state and availed the 12 weeks parental leave( baby bonding time off) offered by the state recently?
Anybody from BCG Plantinion on here willing to connect? Not looking for a job or a referral (currently), I just learned about this arm of BCG and am curious about roles on the teams, work life balance, salaries, and the overall work.
I got to hear that HCL have started announcing that WFH is going to end by this hear end. I had an offer from HCL and DOJ was next week. I believe it won't be a bad decision if i skip HCL offer and work for another company at 10%lower ctc but full time wfh.
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