The United States is often perceived as a country of hard workers. This belief is deeply rooted in the “American Dream” ideology that equality is available to everyone, regardless of their background, if they are willing to work hard for it. If you have the opportunity to work in the United States, be proud of… Read More

Immigration scams are so common that you probably know someone who has fallen victim. It may be your cousin, a friend of the family, or you have your own immigration scam story. All the stories are similar – trust was put on someone, whether in person, or over the phone, or on a website with… Read More

The United States is notoriously selective on how and to whom they issue permanent visas. The process is known to be very detailed and can take many, many years. The two most common and quickest ways to permanently immigrate to the United States involve either a family or employment-based sponsorship. Top priority is given to… Read More

What do Fortune 500 companies such as Tesla, Yahoo, Airbnb, Google, Kraft Foods, and Kohls have in common? They were founded by immigrants or the first generation children of immigrants. A study by the Kauffman Foundation found that immigrants were twice as likely to start a business than native-born American citizens. Some theories suggest that… Read More

Entering into the US job market after graduation can be an overwhelming task, especially for an international student. A successful transition from student to employee takes a lot of preparation, patience, and a deep understanding of the immigration process. If you are in the US with an F-1 visa, you had to prove that you… Read More

A visa denial can be a devastating setback for you and your family. But that doesn’t mean the end of the road for your dreams of traveling to the United States. Denial can be a simple as a missing document, or it can prove to be complicated. As you go through your visa application process,… Read More

The ability to fluently communicate in more than one language can be a useful skill as you enter into the US job market. However, many companies often don’t know how to capitalize on their bilingual employees or even realize the benefits of investing in a diverse workforce. As you start your career search, it’s to… Read More

Oklahoma City may be small compared to other major metropolitan areas but what it lacks, it makes up for in taste. If you had a chance to check out our article on The seven best ethnic grocery stores in Oklahoma City, you can see that we take culinary diversity seriously. In the last few years,… Read More

Diversity in the workplace is a popular phrase on LinkedIn and in HR departments—but it’s more than just a buzzword. Employing a diverse workforce benefits businesses in so many ways—products and services can be marketed on a global scale, employee retention rates can be improved, and employees can come from a larger talent base. The… Read More