Ep 7: Mandy Feuerbacher - Top Tips for Your U.S. Visa Interview, Administrative Processing, The Mindset of a Visa Officer
In this interview, we sit down with Mandy Feuerbacher, a seasoned visa officer with years of experience in the industry. Mandy shares her insights on the common mistakes that people make during visa interviews, and offers practical tips on how to prepare and increase your chances of success. She also discusses the services offered by her company, Argo Visa, and when is the best time to get in touch with them for help with your visa process. If you're planning to apply for a visa, or if you've had difficulties in the past, don't miss this informative and helpful interview with Mandy Feuerbacher.
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Argo Visa: http://www.argovisa.com/
Mandy's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mandy-feuerbacher-a7a557a/
Corporate Counsel Magazine: https://www.law.com/corpcounsel/2022/12/09/the-layoffs-are-here-what-it-means-for-employees-holding-h-1b-visas/
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00:00 - Intro
00:11 - Mandy Feuerbacher's Background
06:41 - How do Visa Officers evaluate candidates
09:01 - Administrative Processing
11:55 - 30 Secs Visa Approval
12:27 - Visa Officers are trained to be readers of people
14:54 - Proper way to do an interview with visa officers
18:12 - Can Administrative Processing be avoided?
21:41 - How long does Administrative Processing take
24:46 - Case Study of possible rejections that got approved
29:29 - Find an expert to help you prepare for visa interview
36:01 - Will transferring to B-2 result in issues with future visa stamping?
41:30 - Massive visa appointment wait times
46:07 - Why you should contact Argo Visa
48:45 - How to contact Mandy Feuerbacher
49:54 - Wrapup