For those on consular processing for H1B while still in the US. Can you go abroad (Canada) and come back on your valid status without activating your H1B? Assuming you still have a valid EAD/AP?
Has anyone had their H1B approved through premium processing recently? Curious to know if USCIS is taking 15 days or is actually adjudicating cases sooner than that.
My h1b visa with current employer is valid till 2021 June after which I have a 3 year extension till 2024. My new employer has just transfered my h1b, but the approval is only until June 2023. Why am I losing a year now ? And do I still have to apply for an extension next year?
Learnt in one of the info session with attorney/ Immigration team that the maximum duration an employee can work away from home office is 4 months in a given year
Have H1B interview today. I rolled off by project before just before I flew to India. So technically I don’t have a client now. What is a good answer if they ask who is my client? Read online that
Sharing some positive news.. H1B transfer approved after RFE in premium processing! There is still hope! Good luck to everyone else!
Homeowners in Seattle - what areas do you recommend for a single family home (~750k) or a townhome (~720k). Needs: should be rentable if we have to leave the country short term for immigration reasons
For someone currently outside US, with a valid B1 visa, can I still apply for L1 (inside/outside US)? If so, what are the risks? Thanks 🙏
Is Deloitte laying off a lot of H1Bs? Have an offer from them, and I’m wondering if I should join them now at this point. I’m on H1B as well
I got my h1b through very confusing process. How will I know when did my h1b actually started? I am confused currently on which year I am on H1b?
Can you travel outside US in July and re-enter before H-1B visa expiration date i.e. Aug 1st week? Still waiting for extension approval!!
First Indian Independence Day after becoming Canadian Citizen. Feels weird. Swear to Queen Elizabeth last year in December, now on 15th August shall I celebrate my freedom from immigration woes (small small freedom like ability to start a company etc.)
For people having serious plans to go back to home country in future, what is the general timeline you are targeting at? I still have 4 years on H1B and my spouse is on OPT and we are thinking contd..
Ting tong, the door bell rang in middle of Zoom call. Leader (top dog) stood up only to realise his fancy lungi flashed on the screen. An awkward smile followed. Any Zoom fails (fun) you witnessed recently?
Can someone who was laid off recently apply for short term disability benefits for a pre existing disability from a year?
When you ask to work from home for the week because you could only get a doctor or dentist appointment that week
Anyone have tips on building muscle/doing a clean bulk when traveling 4/5 days out of the week? Thinking about joining a large gym network i.e. planet fitness instead of hotel gym
What is the best time of year to switch to big 4 for IT audit? Once we have a vaccine and can travel again, I would like to try to switch. I just wasn't sure when the best time of year would be to apply though.
Working in a all female team that can get very cliquey and catty. Any thoughts on how to manage the drama?
My friend is looking to lateral from a boutique data analytics consulting firm to big4/MBB/strategy boutique. Any help on what the timeline looks like and how many firms he should be targeting?
Just found out my school board president doesn’t believe in the Corona virus. Meanwhile my mom is in the hospital with it and my father was just released. We are just pawns.
Mid-forties 🐠 here with an early 50’s male partner (husband). We’re in a “COVID-19 and cross-country-move and all 5 of our college kids home” dry spell (intimate 1x in last 4 months) and last night we tried and it was like we’ve lost our rhythm and playbook. We committed to getting back on the horse, but has anyone ever had to rediscover how to be intimate again with same partner? Encouraging words or tips & tricks?
How are you all managing? Wfh or going into the office? I’m wfh in a 1-bedroom with my husband and slowly losing my mind. I am getting on a better workout schedule though!
I want to move into IFS for better work life balance and less stress. I don’t mind working hard but can’t handle the client stress. What IFS teams are good for work life balance (and which to avoid?)
Looking to take the family to Hawaii this spring using SPG/Marriott points. Any recommendations on good value properties? Any all inclusive?
What is the more creative (or crazy) idea you have seen or thought of to simulate some resemblance of the “old normal” communication with people? In professional setting. Tired of everything being zoom (or likes of that). Things like virtual reality? Or hologram? Or anything like that?
Hi all, I have been separated from PwC and actively looking for alternate career opportunity. Any leads/referral will be of great help. Competencies: Analytics, Data Management, Data Visualization