Any stories of successfully switching jobs on H1B? Been hearing a lot of transfers getting rejected..
Just got an email about my H1B getting picked. I’ll be join by end of June, fresh out of college. If i get another offer and choose to go with them, would it be risky......contd
Desi Fish’s,My VISA is going to expire in Nov, Got visa extension for next two years . Planing to go India with my wife in Dec and get My mom here .Can we attend Visa interview together with my Mom?
Any good strategies for getting retention offers from AMEX? Have platinum and gold cards and the gold card annual fee just hit - which I’m trying to reduce or have a reason not to cancel/downgrade
Can I request PwC Law to do Premium Processing for my H1B ? Got selected and awaiting decision at this point
Top credit card for a (traveling) small business owner?? Assuming CSR and Amex are leading candidates...
What are easy to meet credit card signup spending requirements if current habits won't do it? I invest/save most of my $$ so normal habits won't meet the requirements
Can you take a break between jobs if you are on h1b? Heard if you take a break you’ll be regarded as using up all your 60 days grace period, or you can just save the rest for later?
Has anyone ever used their Amex card to pay for something personal that's $200+? If we pay it back then it shouldn't be a big deal right??? Asking for a friend....
Best savings account option for a 25 year old? Been using Chase but looking for higher rates. Living in an expensive city, don’t have as much as I wanted saved up if that makes a difference
Do you all disclose all savings in India in US tax return? Do you also disclose all your shares holdings in the US in your Indian ITR form? I have green card, don’t earn or live in India.
H1B 🐠: will it be an issue with the green card application if you choose to work on a study abroad for a couple months?
Can Indians on h1b working in us, with no co-signer get a student loan refinancing? Less than 10% interest only as I’ve 10% interest now.
What's everyone's go to card for purchases on the road? I'm stuck between chase sapphire preferred and Amex premier rewards gold
This has been discussed before but- any single ladies on h1b own a home here or thinking about it? Im 28F and thinking of buying a house even tho I’m on h1b. What do y’all think? Bad idea? Cont
Need to vent. Spent some six months chasing EY last year. Ended up at a boutique which is ok but not big4. Need motivation to relaunch job and life. Want to move to Tech. Single plus some other life issues. Also there is a pandemic, and the country to which I spent my entire youth immigrating may not be worth it. That’s twelve plus years of college, h-1, Green Card. Ok, thanks bye.
Can someone talk through potential exit options (with some kind of ranking) from an org effectiveness consulting role in a strategy firm? Background in IO/ business psychology. Thank you!!
How can a company with a large amount of taxable income and no NOLs have an income tax provision of 0? Is this just because they're a LLC?
Last few times I’ve flown they haven’t asked me to put my seat back upright before landing. Lack of FAA inspectors due to gov shutdown = flight attendants being more lax about it? Anyone else notice?
Just saw someone got denied from a job after counter offering in the coronavirus workplace bowl so wanted to gain thoughts from you all. I received an offer today from a great company and am considering counter offering for them to meet me in the middle since the offer is 20k below my current base salary. I’d like to counter for 10k more on my base salary. Has anyone experienced salary negotiations recently and are they working out?
How do payouts work when you leave the firm? Like you have 20 days of unused PTO, will I get a check for 4 weeks of my current salary?
*At project interview "What are some reasons why you would be a valuable asset to this project?" Me:
The agency just saved the equivalent of my annual salary with a $65 WordPress template. And the site looks pretty damn good.
I’m applying for roles as a software development manager in NYC and both tech and finance companies. I have 15 years experience in tech. Not from the US and only moved here last year. Does anyone know the ballpark salary range?
If you work from home, every time you pay your utility bills, you are covering company overhead. Are you getting any kind of stipend for this?
Anyone care to share what a good salary expectation is in DC for a senior associate with about 3.5 years of experience in PA? (Audit, but looking to switch to something else) Thanks!
I slept 2 hours last night and I'm freaking exhausted.😫 Sometimes I feel so tired that I can't fall sleep. I'm not allowed to WFH, so I'm trying to cope in the office, but I feel terrible. Just wanting to vent or see if anyone has suggestions. For reference, I take warm shower before bed, no screens after 8pm, I eat healthy and exercise 3-6 days a week, use white noise machine and blackout curtains, and I take melatonin.
New to home purchase. Is there a significant tax benefit to having a home office? I have a spare room I can convert into a home office but I usually work out of my bed or a couch.
The current administration has banned critical race theory-based diversity training across federal agencies claiming education around white privilege is anti-American. As someone who is dedicated to anti-racism work, I believe these conversations on the pervasiveness of systemic racism are necessary in order to dismantle the broken system and are central to our work as HR professionals. I fear what precedent this ban will set. Thoughts from other HR pros? https://www.forbes.com/sites/janicegassam/2020/09/05/trump-bans-diversity-training-claiming-its-divisive-anti-american-propaganda/
If anyone wants to study for the CFE but doesn’t want to pay the full price for the study materials and would be interested to split it, please DM me
Best book on case studies? Not necessarily books that’ll help you with techniques to pass that part of an interview but more for enjoyment and curiosity with a bit of actionable answers and solutions
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.