Boise Boom

Boise is all over the internet these days on this list or that list. Being called things like “the next Silicon Valley,” or “the best place to live.” We made the Top 5 Surge Cities, and beat San Francisco.   This wasn’t always the case, so how did we get here?   2014 was a…

Compensation Comparison

  In this month’s technology newsletter, Ollie gave a breakdown of technology wages. (If you’re not already in the loop- Subscribe here). In this breakdown we take a look at how different tech hubs are compensating their labor markets. We worked with a local, labor economist (Thanks Ethan! @ethanmansfield) to see just how the Boise…

Boise: Recruiting for Tech Talent

Today, more companies than ever are looking to hire programmers, software engineers, data scientists, etc. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that by 2020 the US alone will have over one million computer science-based jobs without qualified college graduates to fill them.   According to an Indeed study, eighty-six percent of employers say they…