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Hi everyone, I have been working as a tech consultant for the past 4 years in the same company. I am not growing within my job and I really want to transfer to work for startups. I am on h1b visa and I am finding it super difficult to find startups that actually sponsor h1b/work visas. Any advice ?

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The best thing is to keep looking. That’s what I did until I found my new job- not a start up though.

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Consider switching to another stable company or a bigger well funded startup ( E.G. Databricks or Snowflake) otherwise you are risking getting laidoff. ( funding and other factors specific to startups)

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A startup would rarely be motivated to hire a visa holder unless you have skills that are otherwise hard to find. Good luck.

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What firm are you with currently?

Gc is the real answer.

Green Card I think

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