Hello everyone, I am planning to go to my home country (india) in December for 3 weeks. I want to see if anyone has been home recently and have been able to get their h-1B visa stamped? I am going to renew my visa so I only need a Dropbox. Have people been able to find Dropbox appointments? Thanks for any inputs!
Just annoyed and ranting. Got 2 denials for credit card apps. I know I’m an immigrant but I’ve a 710 score despite of short history. How do I get better cards???
Is the chase sapphire reserve worth the second year fee of $450? You still get $300 travel credit but obviously no sign on bonus I think there was a points guy article on it but can’t find it. Thanks!
Have enough chase points for a return ticket to Turkey. But if I transfer to Hyatt, the points are worth an extra $350. But I'll have to buy the ticket with cash. Can't decide what to do. Any help?
Going for h1b visa interview. I-797 is Valid till 2020. I have been on bench since 06/07. What is the best way to answer “what do you do” question?
Hi Folks, my F-1 visa expired earlier this year and I’m currently on STEM OPT. Would love to go back home (India) for two weeks during December/Jan but haven’t had any luck yet with getting appointments to stamp my visa. Anyone else on the same boat?
It sucks being the glorified food orderer,but after ordering $500 worth of chik filet, I realized I get the points in my Amex and massive chik filet rewards # smallvictories
How long does it take to get a green card from filing the I-140 and I-485 concurrently under EB-1 for an EU national? Do I have to wait for GC to move jobs? Or can I move with EAD?
It appears, IRS took away tax credit for kids not having SSN (i.e. non US citizen/gc). H1B folks continue to be treated unfairly
Why is my credit score so bad? Just checked it and it's 702. 24 M. Have CSR and two other Chase cards, a couple other cards from my old bank I didn't close, and to my knowledge never missed a pmt
Anyone know which agency sponsors employment based green card? My currency company won’t sponsor until my h1b expires in 2-3 years, so i’m curious to see how other companies handle.
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 firm is about to apply for my i140 and my wife who's on an h1b just found out that her company won't be able to file for her gc. Can I file for her h4 ead along with my i485 application?
Completed biometrics yesterday. How long will it likely take to get EAD card or Green card? EB1C India I140 already approved Submitted medical with AOS filing in May EAD with NBC, I485 with Nebraska
Is it worth staying in consulting to get your green card? Or should I use consulting to go into tech and worry about gaining a different experience over getting a green card?
I already have the Chase Reserve and Freedom. Should I get the SPG card though too? Already got my Reserve bonus, but only got that card about 3 mo ago. My credit score is ~750 bc only have 2 accounts
Interested in this role, Manager , Health consulting, EY Vancouver, Canada. Anyone willing to chat about the team and culture? Thanks! https://careers.ey.com/ey/job/Vancouver-Manager%2C-Health-Consulting-%28Vancouver%29-Brit-V7Y-1C7/726854901/?feedId=337401&utm_source=LinkedInJobPostings&utm_campaign=j2w_linkedin
Hi all! Will any kind fish be willing to read my resume and give me feedback? I’ve been applying to different position but haven’t had any luck. Someone mentioned it is too specialized but I would love that a new set of eyes could read it to make it more appealing to consulting recruiters. Would really appreciate it :)
Those claiming A human life is more important than cars and shops - Why would you all gather up without wearing masks or social distancing? 100k+ ppl already died in the US due to COVID-19.
Back in the day, I did my own PR, sales & marketing for whatever business idea I was running with at the time. What’s a good remote sales opportunity I can do anywhere in the world that won’t be painful or too high touch? Where I can use my social & business skills (markets, law, cloud, publishing, media, logistics, algos, social media, books, ebooks, design, podcasting, marketing, press release writing, voiceover, journalism) to earn a few extra shillings?
Tips on getting the most out of your HSA card? Do you expense medical bills using your HSA card directly or do you pay with your credit card first and then reimburse yourself?
Does anyone know salary for exit opportunities in FAANG? Forensic analytics, specifically at the Senior Manager position.
How’s the culture at MasterCard (tech roles rather than advisory/consulting roles) compared to big tech and/or big4 consulting? Would it be a good exit from consulting?
Offer 1 (B4 Tech consulting, SC, ATL) - 135K base + 15K sign-on + upto 10% bonus Offer 2 (Bank, Senior Lead Data Engineer, Remote) - 160K base + 5K sign-on + 12.5% bonus ~10 YoE in Banking Industry with Masters. Which offer would be better looking forward 3-5 Years?
How often do you feel that you’ve nailed an interview, and then gotten an offer? Alternatively.. How often have you gotten an offer despite what felt like an “okay” interview?
PwC moms, looking up the paid parental leave policy. It seems like even though I will be eligible for 26 weeks of leave, only 8 of these will be paid. Is that right, looking for guidance here.
Want to do bonvoy points trip to Hawaii in late Jan / feb for 5-7 days. I am currently leaning toward Maui. Wailea beach/ritz seem like the best options. Any suggestions on hotels/island Going with GF
Currently work at AWS in Business Intelligence and am looking to transfer into Product Management. Looking at MBB eventually. In my experience, most people from MBB have FAANG as their exit op. Why?
Has anyone who interviewed 1HR last Friday for BCG in the north east for an A/C position hear back yet on moving onto the final round? ￼
Anyone at Huron in provider/medical group practice willing to refer? I have a strong background in performance improvement and value-based care.
So I just got the most fantastic news and I'm not allowed to tell anyone yet. But I'm about to BURST, soooooo... I turn to my anonymous social media outlet. Lol. My brother and his wife called me today to tell me they're going to have their first baby!!! I can't begin to express what a HUGE deal this is for them and for my family, and the long, difficult road they have been down to get here. I cannot wait to be an aunt!!! 🥰🥰🥰
Got married too early (6months) with a narcissist “love bomber”. Didn’t know what love bombing was, never had dated a narcissist before, and I thought I had found the one. I’m 4 months pregnant and
How long does Deloitte take to give a verbal offer? Interviewed on Friday and haven’t heard back. This is for Strategy.
Suggestions for November 2021 Baby Moon locations? Looking for somewhere where covid rates are low
How do you deal with family in India believing and spreading every false rumor/forwarded message on WhatsApp? I stopped correcting them a few years ago when I realized it was bad for my relationship with them, but the forwards nowadays especially related to Covid is outright dangerous (and obviously false when read by an educated person). Very worried about this
Looking for advice, opinions. profile: New SM at PwC Canada, specialize in strategy, digital operations, analytics, performance management and finance. Strong performer - have only gotten ratings of 2s and 1s. TC is about $175k CAD - ~155k base + est 20k bonus (I used to get 15k as M, so est bonus at SM has to be at least 5k more)… Situation: I am actively being headhunted by IBM and Accenture. IBM has offer me 2 positions to choose from - continued…
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