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.
How do you tell one of your managers they are micro managing excessively? I might be the new person on the project but I’m pretty confident in my abilities to update some docs. Thoughts?
Got a RFE on my h1 extension and I am on an international engagement. Confused if I should come back to the States or wait outside the country. Current visa expires month end. Thoughts fishes ?
I guess I know I'm really showing when my client says "so what's new with you....you look different" 😂
Anyone that’s jumped from the D to MBB, I am curious how different the work is? I love my team, project city, but I’m not interested in the project. How much better is the work at MBB at analyst lvl?
I have 7.5 year of experience in Microstrategy BI tool. I have got offer from Accenture for 15.96LPA and 27% variable pay. I got another offer from infocepts for 16LPA fixed with 5% variable. Could anyone please help me guide which is better to join. As in Accenture I am told that I will have to work in 2-11 shift where I will be getting 10k extra. Infocepts I am not aware of the project they will put me in..
Curious to know how do S& and PwC Life sciences work differ? Do they work on project together?
Absolutely miserable on a staff aug project with a small team and not enough work to go around. End of current extension in a couple of months. How can I tactfully request a different assignment?
I️ heard that Indian citizens with US visas can now get a 14 day visa to the UAE. Is this on arrival or do we have to make any arrangements before hand? Where can we extend it? Thanks!
Hi Fishes I’m getting an international transfer from EY Abroad to EY US. Has anyone submitted documents on INSZoom for L1 visa? How long did Visa team take? I feel the visa process is way too long. Please share any first hand experiences. I signed my offer letter in August, submitted my docs last week on INSZoom. Anyone in the same boat?
Does Graduation must to apply for work visa in any country? Or someone can apply if he has completed normal Institute course that is not affiliated with any university. Pls suggest.
Will d usi hold internal technical interviews for (Solution Advisor - cyber infra) project allocation ? I'm a lateral hire and yet to be assigned with a project. Kindly enlighten me. Also how many days can one be on the bench usually?
Hey guys! Has anyone made the pivot from Merchandising to Project Management? I’d love to chat as it is something I am looking to do. Thanks! :)
Was sitting at a green light to take a left turn and a dude on a bike just rammed into me. Says my bad and drives off. Left a nice scratch and dent on my car door. I have a toddler in the car so couldn’t chase after him. What’s the best course of action? No police nearby and too late for him to be caught.
Curious if anyone knows anything about PwC’s financial management public sector practice in DC. As far as project type, salary ranges, work load, etc. Thanks.
Those who have chase sapphire preferred - is it worth it? Also, Amex gold or Chase sapphire preferred. Thanks!
Asking for a friend.. Say you left an audit firm and entirely by chance you ended up working for an audit client's company (a Big 4 firm in this case), but for a different audit team. Is there anything you need to worry about for independence rules?
For people managers, will you choose to downgrade to individual contributors at FAANG or continue being a people manager in traditional industries (e.g., finance, healthcare)?
So, work from home, mindless spreadsheet work, no more meetings today. Acceptable to have a beer or two while I slog through?
Anyone else cycle through various Corp codes when booking personal travel? We seem to usually get near the lowest for hotels but interested in any other company outliers
Question! My client wants me to pull together an analysis on a competitor. I am thinking I might book a call with the competitors sales team and pose as a consultant working with a confidential client who wants their product in order to get more insights about how they operate. I know this isn’t illegal and I am not signing a NDA - is there a reason i shouldn’t do this?
On hold for a project that seems like it's never going to start. Torched my already not great utilization
After receiving Green Card (employer sponsored), is there a minimum period that one needs to work with the sponsoring employer before switching? Asking from a legal/USICS’s point of view, not ethically.
I’ve got an offer for a job I think is going to be much more interesting than my current role and significant pay bump. Downside is it’s permanent WFH and I think part of why I’ve got the urge to leave DT is the lack of people connection right now. Worth it?
Any H1b had a leased car and had to leave country due to Visa rejection or layoff? How did you manage the lease termination? Did you pay the remaining lease with penalty or did the dealer do any concessions?
Does MBB have a strong presence in the DC area?
If anyone is selling their gold medallion gift from delta, please email me w/ your desired price. I lose my GM status in 2 weeks 😣 Thx. Fakeacct914@gmail.com
Capital one giving $450 bonus if you move $50,000 into the account. Question: they said only new money qualifies. I had moved some money from cap one to chase on may 3. Can i just move that money back to capital one and get a bonus? Or would it count as “old money” and disqualify me from bonus since im just transferring the funds back to capital one from chase? How do they do determine this? Thank you!!
So Day 1 sucked..sucked big time..only the year has changed..client remains the same..miser..feeling emotionless if that's a word. How was yours?
Well it happened - BIL asked my in-laws (healthy but in the most affected age group) to travel and stay with them to help do errands for them and watch their toddler so they can work. SO is furious.
Currently pursuing a MBA, and am deciding which focus areas to take. I am trying to pivot from UX design to product in tech. Ideal sector: FinTech Current sector: Mobile Gaming Related sectors: Entertainment, Edutainment, e-Commerce, Social Aiming at head of product or head of design as long term goal. If only 2 focuses, would you pick Business Analytics, Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Strategic Innovation, or Global Challenges in Business? Advice appreciated!
Can we extend visitor visa beyond 6 months? As in if expires in July, can we extend until next July?
Flying to Orlando for 2 days alone. Going to hit up Universal Studios and Island of Adventure with the limited express pass for one of the 2 days Any tips for food, etc.? Going to try to make it through without a rental car and only carrying a small day pack. Considering seeing some gator farms, etc., but trying to get an affordable experience given I've dropped 210 on the Universal ticket.
Are you supposed to save up for an MBA or do most people finance it with loans? I have loans from UG too.
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