Technology Companies Are Looking Abroad for Talent


​Overseas expansion is high on the agenda for U.S. technology companies, according to a new survey report.

Eighty-five percent of tech firms in the U.S. said they have plans to expand into new markets soon, according to research conducted by survey firm Censuswide for the international employment solutions company Velocity Global. Currently, 54 percent of the 500 companies surveyed said they operate in the U.S. only, but this is expected to fall to just 22 percent by the end of 2019.

Almost half (45 percent) of the respondents said access to talent was a top reason to expand into international markets, right after growing the customer base (49 percent).

“The businesses we polled recognize that when it comes to tech, people are everything,” said Ben…


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