Tag Archives: STEM

Fastest-Growing Skills in the Online Job Market – Bloomberg

Fastest-Growing Skills in the Online Job Market – Bloomberg The kind of engineers behind virtual assistants like Siri are suddenly in high demand, new data show. Coders who can help machines communicate with people are in high demand. Software engineers who program computers to understand human speech saw U.S. demand for their labor grow faster than workers with any other

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US Federal Reserve Report – Understanding Demand for H-1B Visas

The H-1B visa program allows employers to hire guest workers in “specialty occupations” and allows these workers to apply for permanent residency while working on the temporary visa. Some immigration reform advocates argue for an increase in the number of H-1B visas to address a shortage of STEM labor and to allow businesses to compete globally for the “best and

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