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H1B Jobseeker Roundtable:Understanding H1Bs & Getting Job Sponsorship in the US

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Are you a Foreign National who is passionate about launching or furthering your career in the United States?

Are you a foreign student, graduate, or tourist looking to remain in the US and work? Are you a current H1B VISA holder looking to switch jobs?

NY Career Meetup will get answers for these tough topics and much more!

Join us for an exclusive, information-packed Roundtable event, with an experienced immigration lawyer, recruiters, a career coach, lots of experience, and one agenda: How to get job sponsorship in the US.

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Who Should Attend?
Those ambitious job seekers looking for savvy, inside info on the A to Z's of understanding H1Bs and getting job sponsorship in the US, including:
-What is the H1B work visa program?
-What is the process to acquire to acquire an H1B (costs, timelines, F1 to H1B, employer requirements)
-Types of companies that generally hire H1Bs
-How to market yourself smart in your H1B-focused job search
-How consulting companies and H1Bs work
-Employer bonds for H1Bs
-H1B renewals
-Next steps after H1B – Green Card, etc.
And more!

NOTE: This event provides targeted networking and learning opportunities with very seasoned and successful recruiting, immigration and career development professionals. Meet them in person, form partnerships, and learn how to be strategic and smart in pursuing job sponsorship in the US.

*Light refreshments will be served*

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Early bird online registration- $15
Regular online registration - $20
At the door: $25

Featured Panelists:

Deborah J. Notkin

She is a partner in the firm of Barst Mukamal & Kleiner LLP and maintains a large business immigration and nationality practice. She is a past president of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA),[masked] and serves on its Board of Governors.
A noted expert in immigration she is a frequent lecturer at the Practicing Law Institute, the New York State Bar Association and AILA. Human Resource Magazine has named Ms. Notkin one of the 15 most powerful business immigration attorneys in the U.S.
Ms. Notkin is listed in Best Lawyers in America; the International Who is Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers, and Chambers USA as recommended immigration counsel. New York Super Lawyers has listed her as one of the top immigration attorneys in New York. Her numerous articles on business immigration have been cited frequently in other articles on immigration.

Ryan Pinho
As the National Sourcing Manager at Populus Group, Ryan connects IT professionals in need of immigration services with clients around the US. He not only redeploys current Populus Group consultants onto their next assignment, but he also recruits and networks with individuals who would be willing to have Populus Group handle their H-1B transfers or Green Card filing for new opportunities. With a nationally recognized legal team on their side, IT professionals can focus on crafting their skills while he handles everything else.


Vicki Aubin
The Rockin’ Career Coach is based in New York City and helps rising professionals kick-start the career of their dreams. A featured guest on LinkedIn’s Ask the Expert Series and a volunteer counselor at New York University’s Wasserman Career Center,
Vicki offers smart, savvy strategies for a kick-ass career they never taught you in (or out of!) college. With over 10 years in Human Resources and Recruiting, and as a successful career transitioner herself, she regularly guest blogs for several career websites, and is the author of Headhunter LinkedIn Super Secrets, an easy how-to guide for using LinkedIn to start or re-launch your career.

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