Dear Sophie: Are there any visas or green cards I can get on my own?

Are there any visas or green cards that I can apply for on my own without relying on my employer?

Dear Sophie: Any advice for getting media coverage for my startup?

I’m an entrepreneur working on building up my qualifications for the EB-1A green card (or maybe an O-1A). Toward that goal, I’ve been trying to get media coverage about my startup. Any advice?

Dear Sophie: Banging my head against the wall understanding the US immigration system

Can you please share an overview of the U.S. immigration system and how it works so I can get the big picture and understand what I’m navigating?

Dear Sophie: What’s ahead for US immigration in 2021?

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Dear Sophie: How will this election nail-biter affect immigration?

Whatever the election results, there will still be many ways for people to legally navigate the U.S. immigration process and access the opportunity and security of life here.