You feel nervous when you talk to immigration officials. You often like to cover your nervousness with humor. Should you make jokes while talking to them and try to lighten the mood?
A report released this week shows that at least 25% or more of H-1B employment visa applications were denied between Oct. 2018 and June 2019. This marks a significant increase over the H-1B denial rate during the 2015 fiscal year. Indian nationals, many of which occupy highly-specialized roles at some of the United States' leading tech companies are finding that their job prospects have been greatly diminished because of this.