1 out of 3: who can give a powerful Letter of Recommendation?

This question was my problem since I was looking for a Letter of Recommendation and was applying for my Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa. In general, criteria seems to be pretty obvious and clear – any senior manager with direct relation to you as an employee or contractor. But… If there are no line managers who can provide this letter now, what to do?

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Who cannot give you a powerful Letter of Recommendation?

Today at the Forum I got a question to me: “Hi Andrii, Please can you help explain what this below mean with respect to the letter of recommendation requirements for Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa.

“Letters from individuals within service-based organisations (i.e. consultants, agencies, outsourcers, service/process delivery) are generally not considered appropriate”

Thank you.”

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Definitive Purpose of Entry – Stage 2

Hi, I got my endorsement today and I have started filling my application form on the Home Office website. I, however, got stuck on this question about the purpose of entry: “Information about your application”. I am expected to choose “For Work or Business” as the option but since I don’t have a job yet and no employer yet, what do I write there?

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Key Criteria 1 – Innovation by you as a member of team

“For Key Criteria 1 of Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa – if you have worked as an employee of an MNC and have done innovation and the product is in the market but in the company name and you have worked as part of the team will it work?”

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5 honest reasons why you must apply for a non-Endorsement review

Today I got a question from Chris about non-Endorsement Review for Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa. All we know about the Review process which is clearly explained in the updated Home Office Guidelines. But, as you see, the question is slightly not about the legal stuff but about life.

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Updated Guidelines for Exceptional Talent Visa in Digital Technologies

Following the updates of Guidelines for Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa legislation in September, we got the new version of both Home Office & Tech Nation Guidelines for applicants who would like to apply for this unique talent visa in Digital Technologies.

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12 types of supporting documents to attach

One of the most popular questions about Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa is about supporting documents.  Definitely, this is not about the number – everyone knows: an applicant has the right to apply up to ten documents. Mainly, questions are about the format, number of pages, content, etc.

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Age Limit and Educational Background

In general, the most questions I get are about Personal Statement and Letter of Recommendation for Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa in Digital Technologies. However, sometimes I receive unusual questions about education and age, and today we will discuss them in details.

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