Currently on F1 OPT got my H1B approved in OCT 2020. Am I allowed to travel to India for two weeks in March. Scheduled a visa interview for the first week in March (Chennai Consulate). Will there be any problem while reentry due travel ban??
Anyone went to Otay Mesa, San Diego to get their i94 extended for their H1b visa in past 3 months? The border shows closed for non essential travel and I don’t want to risk coming back into US. Please help me out!
I got my H1B in 2015 and haven't been outside USA since then. I plan to go to India in December 2018. I will have to get my stamping done in Mumbai. Can someone tell me how much time will I need?
Can H1B apply for Day 1 CPT? Do companies continue processing I-140 application while the person is on day 1 CPT?
Do employers have to have a physical receipt notice for H1B transfer to start employment? We have the e-receipt but not the physical receipt notice. Does anyone have similar experience not being able to obtain a hard copy of the receipt notice?
Has anybody on a TN visa (or other temporary visa) started a US retirement account? 401k, IRA, etc? I’m currently putting my savings in a normal investment account as I don’t know what happens to retirement accounts if I have to leave the country. Any advice?
What's the best consulting firms for H1B folks who have studied masters in STEM here? Got a cousin graduating this fall and he needs to know H1B/GC policies.
My O1 visa was just approved and I needed to say it to someone who understood the relief and the hard work involved in getting to this point. I’m so so happy!
Fellow FB Desis, Seeking help to identify education loan options for my brother in India to study in Canada. He has secured a seat for MBA and begins this fall. Money seems to be the only problem now. We don't have property in India. We've looked at ICICI, MPower so far. ICICI wants the whole program cost in FD MPower doesn't fit a specific student visa requirement (SDS) I have good net worth in the US and willing to pledge them as collateral. But we're lost. Continued..
Received an offer to join Facebook as a data scientist. Given the litigation (that just ended) with the PERM issues, is it worth accepting the offer? In 5th year of H1B, approved PERM and i140 with current employer. Priority date in March 2020. Can anyone share any insight/advice?
What is the actual business benefit of agencies winning a bucket of awards? As in, does it affect the bottom line through clients seeking certain agencies out, or is it for staff to chase the $$$?
Does TCS transfer H1B from other company in India. I have h1b with 3 years remaining on 6 years cap.
When you sign up on bonvoy credit card, does the 15 elite nights get credited when you get approved and sign up for the card? Or after you spend the $x amount to earn the benefits?
What should I make sure to do if I want to be considered for the H1B lottery? Currently on stem opt
This is about to be the first month in my life where I'm unable to pay off my credit card statement balance (about 2.5k leftover) and I'm feeling like such a failure. Any tips on how to mitigate the impact of this and get out of the hole asap?
Can I send someone on my behalf to submit the requested documents at New Delhi VAC?got my passport returned with a 221g slip during the H4 VISA couple of days back. Need to submit more docs.
Weird random thoughts of the day. Do you think it’s possible to make 7 figures in the SAP world? This would prolly take in to account bonus’s structures things of that nature.
Is there a bowl for resume development? I feel like my resume looks well put together and the interviews I’ve had all went super well but I can only get an interview with a referral
Trump just aired what is essentially a campaign ad, attacking the press and praising his response, in the middle of the coronavirus briefing. He forced the country to watch this live.
Best books about product management for a good exit to industry? I already have an MBA and PMP but looking for a refreshed perspective since it’s been years since my formal education. Currently reading “Product Managements Sacred Seven” but it’s geared toward the startup world. I am in healthcare and not looking for a startup role. TIA!!!
Any good books on disciplines and raising a strong confident girl ?My 4 old is such a cry baby and screams a lot. We are both in consulting so tend to pamper her out of guilt. She is still not contd
TikTok or Cepheid Biotech Hey guys, I need to make a decision today on whether I want to start a career as a Talent Sourcer at TikTok or as a Onboarding Specialist at Cepheid, a Biotechnology company. Both in the Bay Area at $35 per hour and both are currently WFH. The TikTok position is less stable and very numbers driven, while the Onboarding position is more “secure” but less exciting. I am overthinking the fact that I would need to be presenting orientations for hours a day, and maybe scared
Best HR humor instagram accounts to follow?
Who finds the delta's pre recorded safety announcement loud as hell! Even my noise canceling Bose cannot drown out that lady's voice
Anyone creatives ever think, “I’m going to jump to client-side and be the greatest client of all time”?
Can you pass through TSA checkpoints multiple times at EWR? They wont let me take bus to terminal b for the lounge. Told me I'd have to exit take skytrain and reenter
WFH Consultants in Jacksonville Mayor just announced that all parks and beaches in Duvall County are open. Who will be brave and who will stay away?
Hi Infy Folks, I cleared Tech Interview and submitted the infy application form. It's been a month ago, there was no call from Recruiter for CTC discussion till now. Can I assume my application got rejected..? If no, then how long they put candidate ON HOLD.? Any suggestion would be appreciated. TIA.
Systemwide upgrades on AA: They have to be on flights that say "American Airlines" when you buy them/can't be used for a partner like British Airways, right? Looking at a Europe trip, want to clarify
Any Slalom folks willing to talk about comp? 5 YoE at just got an initial range only 112 base (high end of their range). Not feeling great about it. This is within their delivery leadership (BAS) Thoughts? Thanks!
Hey y’all, what’s Tax senior 1 in Big 4 compensation look like in the Southeast? Looking to come back home from a high COL northeast. Mainly looking at Charlotte, NC. Responses are much appreciated 😊
What is skadden corporate law like for women? Is it true that it has a boys locker room culture? Are associates expected to attend all the social events?
Would you move from a team lead role in consulting to an individual contributor role in the industry, if the pay is 20-25% more?
Question: what are the chances to get re-hired after a year if you leave your job for 1 year to move to a different country to take care of your spouse who is having mental health problems? My husband works abroad and with the travel ban he is unable to come to UK. He needs me over there but my company doesn’t have an office in his country with roles open. And I’m not fluent in the local language.
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