Hey Fam, quick urgent question - Has anyone here travelled to India on e-tourist visa over the past month? My wife has an e-tourist visa approved on Oct 22, and we have an Air India flight booked in a week from SF -> Delhi. Just wondering if e-tourist visas are now allowed via the air bubble pact between India and the US? Thanks a lot in advance for all the guidance!
Will Deloitte cover cost of clear? Have expiring precheck and in process for global entry but wouldn't hurt If Deloitte covers as precheck I paid for and global entry is covered by chase.
Anyone uses Chase Private Banking services? Recently received an invitation but wondering if its useful?
Has anyone had luck in finding visa appointments for H1B stamping in India? What worked for you? Also, is getting stamped in other embassies such as Singapore an option as a third country national?
Leaving Deloitte...have Amex with about 500k points. I believe this card would be cancelled and I never really use it...any feedback on what to do with points?
Does Fidelity have Zelle? I transferred my assets to Chase to avoid long transfer times as they use to be in Schwab, but I see Schwab has Zelle now. Does Fidelity?
Been recently using the Hilton honors app to book hotels for work. Thinking about using the Chase portal with my CSR instead. Thoughts or input on this?
I received my H-1B visa and will be traveling to U.S. for my first time in January 2022. Employer is asking for I-94 (given during entry) and SSN (need to apply when I arrive) before my moving date. Has anyone else encountered this problem and is there a workaround?
Hi 🐠! If I had received a 221g in the past, do I need to say “Yes” to have you been refused a visa in the past while filling out the DS-160 form? The visa was approved after they had asked for a few additional documents.
For all of you who have a chase sapphire reserve card - what is your credit limit and income?
Looking for a consulting job for my brother. He is a physical therapist with 10 yers of exp and on H1B visa. He feels saturated and is considering joining top4 consulting. Any suggestions.
My wife’s visa (the stamp in her passport) is expired as the visa is renewed yearly but her petition to stay is approved. She’s in status but we’re trying to renew her tax ID and the form is asking for her visa expiration date. Anyone been through that? Can we input the petition number Instead? Thanks in advance!
Can another company start working on your H1B visa process without your current employer (one that has sponsored your L-1) being aware of it?
MBB folks on H1-B who recently switched to FAANG - did you run into any issues with visa transfer? My transfer has been filed and I’m a bit nervous about USCIS’ perception of consultants and the current sentiment around H1-B visas.
HR1044 just passed Congress, potentially no more employment based visa caps for Indian if it passes the Senate
Hi fishes. I am social work professional with 6 YOE in international NGOs. I am looking for opportunities in CSR / INGO /Consulting firms / Impact organisations. Please share if there are any leads. I have worked in Education, Skill development, Child protection, Health and Adolescent and youth empowerment domains. Preferred location : Bangalore, Mumbai
1% cash back vs CSR points (1 point per $ spent in that category). In scope spend: $4000 spend / month. What do you recommend between the two?
During the difficult time, be mindful while going out for protest. Being an immigrant, it’s a high risk for your visa renewal. There is ongoing police activity and probability of getting your name in police record, which will impact your visa renewal. Be careful and stay safe and don’t do anything which is unlawful in a foreign country (not that you do unlawful in your home country).
Which agencies offer education benefits? I know McCann will pay a portion for some programs...
Had a first round interview. She said I’d hear back in 3-4 days but it’s been 8 days and nothing. I’ve already followed up once. Should I follow up again or forget it?
People here on a visa, what do you use to invest in stocks and portfolios etc? Been struggling with finding a platform that allows non us citizens and is Deloitte approved.
My client thinks I'm going to India for 2 weeks to get married. I'm going for work and Diwali. She's going around the office telling people I'm getting married 🤦🏽♂️
MBB folks - is anyone worried about layoffs, especially now that start dates seem to have been pushed, etc?
how is transfer pricing vs. transaction accounting? Exit opportunities/hours/salary,etc. ? My brother got his intern offers for next winter but can only go with one.
Hi I’m interested in Private Equity but have little to no idea on the career track, experiences, and skill set to get there. Is an MBA the best way to get there? What else can I do to make myself stand out? If there is anyone here who can spare 15 minutes to talk me through their experiences or any advice in general that would be appreciated.
Desi folks (male specifically) - how have you dealt with marital issues? It’s unfortunate but men are not known to show emotions. Me and my wife have had so many issues. I also can’t initiate a divorce due to a child in our marriage. I feel like mentally I’m not in a good place and really lost on what to do. I’m constantly depressed, have contemplated suicide and just overall not in a good place but I’m keeping this all to myself and not talking to anyone
New-ish to the freelance world and in discussions with a reputable company for a gig. Problem is, they expect nights and weekends but don’t offer OT. Getting a day rate, not project rate. Sound odd?
What does a typical exit look like for a BCG consultant with 2 YOE post-MBA? (North America)
Hello everyone! I have been contacted by this recruiting agency called CGC (Career group companies) and they ask to complete some paperworks on their site even before the interview with their recruiters. In my past experience, if I remember well, you fill paperworks only after you have been selected to start the assignment, so I am a little worried about this. What do you advice? Do you know if they are going to prevent me to be hired by companies directly just because I am in their system?
Anyone here use One Medical? I know it’s a concierge service and that I can get a lot of the component service on my own elsewhere. But scheduling with my existing doctors is really annoying, and I’m wondering if OM is worth the convenience of easy access to PCP/GYN/Covid testing. 26F in NYC, if it matters.
Any insight on an Solution Delivery Specialist role within the Digital 20/20 team at McKinsey?
What kind of YOY salary growth would one expect at top pharma in a Director level role? Quantitative function if it makes a difference
Going into a final round at apple next week for a Business Analyst role (Python + SQL required). Have 5 YOE in DA consulting. Any idea what to expect during comp call? Position is in Austin. Some other roles I was interviewing for were 200k+ in NYC / Remote and wondering if they would come in anywhere near that for Austin.
How much of a salary bump to ask for after a promotion from ACD to CD? For context, I’m an ACD making $170k in NYC with 8-9 years experience. This is my first ACD gig. My boss keeps saying things about how I’ll get a CD gig elsewhere in the next year or two and start making $250k, but that he’ll try to keep me here. So would it be safe for me to ask for $250k to become a CD at my current gig? I don’t expect them to match it exactly, but get close.
What is the general consensus on online I/O psychology programs? I’m looking to pivot into HC consulting and am strongly considering USC’s online MAPP or Harvard Extension School’s I/O Psychology graduate program.
Question: which privacy & data protection cert has highest return and value to your career (CIPM, CIPT, CIPP, CDPSE, DLP tool cert)?
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