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June 10 – Permanent Resident YAY!!!

By: Christine Smith | 0 Comments | | Category: Blog, Immigration/Naturalization | Tags : , ,

Today’s status check on the USCIS website FINALLY gave us the information we wanted/needed! YAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAY!!! On June 9, 2016, we mailed your new green card to the address you gave us. If you do not receive your card by July 9, 2016, please contact us. Happy Friday!!! more

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The Art of the Green Card

By: Christine Smith | 0 Comments | | Category: Immigration/Naturalization, Random Thoughts | Tags : , , , ,

Well, I can finally say we’re out of Immigration Hell for a couple of years – Naqeeb FINALLY got notification that he’s been approved for permanent residency! Yes, one year almost to the day, he’s finally legal. What a relief! This last two years has been, as you can imagine,... more

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January 25, 2016, Random Thoughts

By: Christine Smith | 0 Comments | | Category: Blog, Immigration/Naturalization, Random Thoughts, Weekend | Tags : , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

I admit, I haven’t been here on the blog for a bit. I’ve been bogged down lately with work, illness, the holidays…I don’t know, the usual. I also wonder if there’s anyone out there, reading this thing, or if I’m just talking to myself. LOL. So I took a little... more

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Employers Take Note!

By: Christine Smith | 2 Comments | | Category: Blog, Immigration/Naturalization, Random Thoughts

In my former life as a Cyber Policy wonk in charge of cyber workforce issues for DoD, I consistently heard employers complain about the lack of skilled workers, in IT and in cyber. It was a mantra that I would hear at every meeting, in every speech at every conference,... more

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