Hot on the heel’s of Amazon’s search for a new headquarters, Apple may be next. The tech giant is reportedly considering locations for a new headquarters. Could a North Carolina Apple HQ be a reality? Some analysts think so. Continue reading North Carolina Apple HQ Could Be a Reality
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Tech workers rejoice. Leaving the high cost of California can result in big gains down in the lone star state. Austin is a growing tech-tropolis and many workers are fleeing silicon valley for Texas. What’s more, Austin tech salaries are some of the highest in the country. Continue reading The Austin Tech Salaries Are Something to Brag About
Everyone knows that San Francisco is an expensive place to live. However, it’s often assumed that those expenses only apply to the middle and lower class. San Francisco tech workers which make up a large percentage of the bay area’s residents are assumed to be immune to the high costs of living. Think again. Continue reading What A Closer Look Reveals About San Francisco Tech Salaries
There’s been a lot of talk recently about the minimum wage and whether or not it should be higher. Some states have already taken steps to increase their state mandated minimum wages. Others have been slow to follow. The Flagstaff minimum wage is an interesting situation for many reasons. And the debate isn’t over yet.
The US unemployment rate is at its lowest point in two decades. However, many workers are looking to relocate for a job. Stagnant wages and rising home prices have made some urban areas almost unlivable. Continue reading Relocate For a Job In One Of These Growing Industries
Walmart recently announced it would be raising their minimum starting wage to $11 an hour. The announcement comes on the heels of the new federal tax overhaul, a tightening labor market, and increased pressure from around the country for higher state minimum wages. The move is rightly garnering some praise, however it does beg the question of whether or not its enough. How far does an $11 minimum wage go? Continue reading How Far Does An $11 Minimum Wage Get You?
While silicon valley in California gets all the press, three of Colorado’s best cities are topping the technology charts. Attracting some of the best and brightest from across the country and around the world: Colorado seems poised to create its own silicon valley in the Rocky Mountain state. Continue reading Smart Workers Heading West to Colorado