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How the Trump Administration's New H-1B Wage-Increase Rule Affects International Students

by Derek Loosvelt | October 15, 2020

In the wake of a new rule raising the wages that employers must pay H-1B visa holders, we spoke to international student career expert Marcelo Barros.

How Trump’s Executive Order Halting H-1B Visas Affects International Students and Big Tech

by Derek Loosvelt | June 25, 2020

In the wake of President Trump's executive order freezing temporary work visas, including H-1Bs, we spoke to international student career expert Marcelo Barros.

4 Job Search Strategies That Get International Grad Students Hired

by Marcelo Barros | October 29, 2019

Here are four job search strategies that separate international students who receive U.S. job offers from those who don’t.

Is the Rise in H-1B Petitions from U.S. Employers a Good Sign for International Students?

by Derek Loosvelt | April 19, 2019

This year, U.S. companies petitioned the government for 6 percent more H-1B visas than last year. Here, we address all the implications of the significant increase.

4 Essential Resources for International Students During the FY 2020 H-1B Cap Season

by Stephan Maldonado | April 02, 2019

The H-1B cap season for the fiscal year (FY) 2020 began on April 1, 2019. To help you navigate this year's H-1B cap season, here are four essential resources.

Should International Students Cheer or Fear the New H-1B Visa Lottery Rule?

by Derek Loosvelt | January 15, 2019

A new rule could drastically change the H-1B visa lottery. To shed light on the rule’s impact on students, we spoke with international student career expert Marcelo Barros.

9 Ways International Students Can Build Job-Search Muscle This Fall

by Marcelo Barros | October 23, 2018

Here are nine steps that international students can start to take now that will help them avoid the dreaded “degree but no job” scenario.