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Types of United States Work Visas

Five Types of Work Visas For The United States

Working in the United States is a possibility for many foreign nationals – including Canadian citizens – thanks to the large number of United States work visas and work permits that are available. But which one is right for you?  It may seem like there is a visa for everyone, but each of these United […]

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Working in the United States as a Canadian

It is necessary for any foreign national, including Canadian citizens, to obtain a work visa before they can legally work in the United States for a United States employer. A work visa application is not an easy one, and there are strict requirements that must be met in order for an individual to be accepted. […]

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E-B5 Visas for Canadians

  Overview of the E-B5 United States Work Visa for Canadians The purpose of the E-B5 United States Work Visa is to attract foreign capital to the United States, which in turn creates jobs for Americans. This is an investor visa category, with a minimum investment of $500,000 to $1,000,000.  Requirements for the E-B5 Work […]

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Am I eligible for an H1B Visa for the United States?

A H1B work visa is a United States work permit for specific occupations. You could be eligible for one if you meet the requirements. Some of these requirements include:  You are required to already have a job offer from a United States employer that pays the prevailing wage in that geographic area for the occupation in […]

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How to Get a US Work Visa for Canadians

Can a Canadian work in the United States? The answer is, yes! However, like every foreign national who wishes to work in the United States, they do require a work visa. But Canadians are usually luckier than other foreign nationals because there are more opportunities for them to obtain a work visa for the United […]

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Jobs for Immigrants with H1B Visa

The state of some businesses makes it difficult to find employees who can fulfill certain duties as needed in specific operations.  While the unemployment rate is still holding at a high level, qualifications for specialist positions makes it difficult to find the necessary employees needed for exact work. The Purpose Of An H1B Visa In […]

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Applying for a US Visa from India Got Easier… Or Did It?

A new website has been developed to facilitate payment and appointment schedules for the US embassy in India. For the first time, applicants can now schedule payments and appointments online or over the phone, as well as get their questions answered online or over the phone. What will be the results of this new system […]

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Foreign Immigrants Face Challenges in US Work Force

With the immigrant population in the United States closing in on 40 million people, integration is an important and necessary aspect to ensuring the quality of life in the U.S.  While the percentage of people living in the U.S. who were born elsewhere has reached an all time high of nearly 13%, unemployment is soaring […]

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What Do I Need to Attend a Meeting in the United States?

Not everyone who visits the United States temporarily for business reasons is actually working in the United States for a United States employer or being paid by one. If you were working in the United States and being paid by a US Employer, you would require a United States Work Permit. However, if you are […]

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How Can I Get a TN Visa?

  What is a TN Visa? A TN Visa is a type of US work visa that is one of the most ideal options for Canadians who want to work in the United States on a temporary basis. When you obtain a TN Visa, it allows you to work in the United States for a […]

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How to Work in the US as a Canadian

How To Work In The US As A Canadian When it comes to working abroad, Canadians are lucky in that it’s easier for them than other foreign nationals to work in the US. If you have a job offer from a US employer and are a Canadian, you might be eligible to work in the […]

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Canadian Model and Playboy Shera Berchard Gets O-1 Visa for US

Shera Bechard is not a nobel prize winning scientist.  She is not a brilliant linguist.  She’s also not a Pulitzer Prize winning writer.  Still, Bechard, the Canadian-born former girlfriend of Hugh Hefner is by nonetheless considered to be a genius. Shera Berchard did it! Well, she is in terms of USCIS’s policy on issuing O […]

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How to Obtain a US Work Visa

How to Obtain a US Work Visa The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has effectively paved the way for Canadians to work in the United States. For Canadians, small businesses and large corporations to work or operate in the states, they need to obtain a US Work Visa. Most Canadians (or Mexicans) will be […]

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How to apply for a B-1 Visa from Canada

B-1 Visa for Canada for US Business A B-1 Visa is required for Canadians to conduct business in the United States. It is usually considered rather informal because you do not usually get an actual visa, rather you would just get a stamp on your passport. A B-1 Visa is used for business-related activities in […]

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When Can You Obtain a US Work Visa Without a Job Offer?

Normally, a job offer will be required of you when you want to work permanently as an immigrant or temporarily as a nonimmigrant in the United States. Some of you have probably heard that not all US work visas are issued on an approved petition filed on behalf of the worker by the prospective employee. […]

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