My stem OPT ends 2022 but I will be transitioning to H1b this October. My firm requires I complete the last page of the I-983 form but I am not sure what date range to put since I still have 12 months on the stem opt. Does any one know if I should put the range to end September 31st or next year when the stem opt actually expires?
My H1B expires in 8 months and my company has not filed my GC. Can i start processing my H4 and EAD based on my spouses i140 right away or do i need to wait till Dec to start my H4 application.
I got my I-140 approval but EY Law said they can’t start I-485 until I get promoted. I’m trying to see whether I should apply H4 visa for my spouse so she can have an H4 EAD or wait until October to do this given I don’t get promoted and I-485 will be stalled for another year.
Qq - I recently noticed that I am missing an old (not current) i-797 approval notice. I have the scanned (soft) copy but not the original notice. Do we need older notices for any future filings (e.g. green card, AOS filing, naturalization etc.)? Wondering if I should order a copy or not needed.
People who came to the US on L1B, and successfully switched jobs (assuming visa switch from L1B to H1B), could you please share your experience or provide any useful tips? Feeling stagnant and trapped at my current job partly due to visa restrictions and ofcourse the pandemic situation. Looking to jump ship but not even sure if it's possible on an L1B.
Anyone successfully convinced a US employer to sponsor your H1B when the company traditionally does not sponsor? How do you do that?
Does anyone know if ZS Associates sponsors H1B transfer or GC? Their website says no and the online application portal screens out those who need sponsorship but then I also have heard of cases with H1B sponsorship so not too sure. Thanks!
Immigration 🐠 - If I have an I140, how difficult is it to get an F1 visa to pursue an MBA? After the MBA, should I go through the H1B lottery process again? What happens to my spot in the GC queue?
Any US citizen gotten married to someone from India? Any tips on the visa process for bringing the spouse to the US?
What are some scenarios that would cause the USCIS to deny someone’s H1B after being selected in the lottery?
German court ruled that a Muslim man who refused to shake the hand of a woman should not receive German citizenship. He did not do so for religious regions. I am pro-immigration and also think people need to have freedom of religion, but at the same time it can be seen as discriminatory for women so got me wondering what’s acceptable and what’s not. Thoughts?
McKinsey offer states that they will file Green Card after 18months at the firm. Thats a long time, I am on H1B with approved i-140. Has anyone able to negotiate this. They seem pretty firm about it.
Am I allowed to be unemployed and stay in the US if my new employer has an h1b petition in process? Like I quit before my h1b change of employer approval is complete? Thank you!
Ugh, my downgraded Amex green card arrived today. Also t-minus 17 days until the new $60 mobile reimbursement. $1200+ in comp I will miss!
[Advice needed] I have a job offer from US based company and they are willing to sponsor me on L1. However with new proclamation, it looks like the process will further be delayed by 3 months and I can get a valid work visa by June/July at best. Alternatively I have an option of relocating to Canada as well. This process should be fairly quick and easy. My question is - 1. Should I opt for Canada or wait for US Visa? 2. Are there any chances that Biden administration overturns this. TIA
Hello everyone, for a lot of my case load I use hardship as part of the reason to apply for certain immigration benefits. I currently have clients all over the U.S and I have been having trouble finding psychologist or therapist in Massachusetts for a client. Does anyone that they could recommend in the field and for the state? Thanks you!
Someone help me understand: This whole saga about Immigration halt applies only for new Green Cards. How does this even help the current situation? Is he trying to push his anti family chain....
Anyone has Enterprise MDM or identity management expertise? Our Series B startup is looking for a Senior Product Manager. I can offer a referral and send more details if you are interested. Thank you!
Up for a promotion from SC to M. Just got an offer to work for a nonprofit doing the work I love, but with a 10-percent salary cut from my Deloitte base. Would of course have a better WLB. Thoughts?
What’s the best way to capitalize on this hot market right now? Just applying on LinkedIn? Trying to find an application strategy but not sure where to start.
Question, photo shows my current 401k investments & balances - should I roll my Vanguard Target 2055 Trust into a Roth IRA? Would there be any advantages to doing that? Or should I roll it into the S&P 500 Index Trust? Both balances are Roth 401k contributions if that helps. My income is also too high to contribute to a Roth IRA. TIA.
Tip: find an activity you enjoy that is at least moderately challenging—bonus if it’s outside, involves exercise, and/or is social For me, skiing this winter has been huge for my mental state
Looking at re-financing my mortgage with 2 lenders and need some advice please! Currently sitting at 3.625% on a $512,000 home loan that now sits at about $490,000. Lender 1: loan for ~$490,000, paying down for a few points to 2.875% (apr 3.034%); cash to close $12,344, monthly payments reduced by ~$300 Lender 2: loan for $510,000 (bundling in some closing costs), paying for points to 2.99% (apr 3.278%); cash to close $7,315, monthly payments also reduced by ~$300 Which option is better??
My manager keeps asking us to let her know if we find any opportunities where we can sell more work to our client. How do I identify such opportunities?
Hi, I’m looking for exit opportunities $200k+. What types of roles offer this? Currently in consulting. Open to other consulting opportunities / industry.
What is the best way to select a developer or agency? Submitted a project on upwork and got tons of proposals. Would love some advice on the recommended way to qualify them. Everyone seems to have very similar estimation, experience and a great deal of projects done in portfolio.
Hi This is Mriganka Das working on Big Data Analytics in Nomura . My total experience is 6+ yrs and relevant in Big Data is 2.8 yrs .If there is any openings in any of the Big 4 pls do let me know..
Hi fishes, Quick question- can I apply for more than one role in same company at same time?
What does a single family house (with basement) home owner insurance costs. Just looking for a range. Looking for a ballpark.
Slalom folks - do you have business development roles? What’s the typical pay/bonus structure?
Has anyone interviewed for the Amazon Customer Practice Manager role? Are the interview questions and progression similar to the other Amazon roles? I am not seeing much out there on this specific job.
Somewhat of a recent hire - how hard is it to transfer into a different practice in consulting? Will I get fired for asking?
Question for immigrant McK fish - how supportive is your firm’s immigration policy? For instance - do they have set rules they follow for various processes or customize to keep you in the country?
Leave a secure but underpaid, full time, toxic af job or go freelance and get the title bump at and indie agency? Healthcare etc scares the $hit out of me
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