Immigration

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We Should Welcome Refugees. They Are Often Great Entrepreneurs.
Make More Happen

We Should Welcome Refugees. They Are Often Great Entrepreneurs.

The tenacity required to survive as a refugee is the epitome of what entrepreneurs require to succeed.
John Pilmer
Why It's Time to Reform the H-1B Visa Program
H-1B Visas

Why It's Time to Reform the H-1B Visa Program

The very tool we need so much is complicated, time-consuming and cost-prohibitive. Why is that?
Matt Faustman
More Than Half of America's $1 Billion Startups Were Started by Immigrants
Immigration

More Than Half of America's $1 Billion Startups Were Started by Immigrants

The collective value of these 44 startups is $168 billion, according to a new report.
Catherine Clifford
7 Tips For Businesses Looking for EB-5 Funding
Raising Capital

7 Tips For Businesses Looking for EB-5 Funding

The EB-5 program paves foreign investors a path to U.S. citizenship when they invest in American job-creating projects.
Shai Zamanian and Preeya Malik
Anchor Babies? What Really Matters in U.S. Presidential Race.
Politics

Anchor Babies? What Really Matters in U.S. Presidential Race.

There are the only 9 issues that truly matter in the presidential campaign, and we need to address them now.
Steve Tobak
In the Battle of Billionaires, Howard Schultz Doesn't Measure Up to Trump
Politics

In the Battle of Billionaires, Howard Schultz Doesn't Measure Up to Trump

Howard Schultz is reportedly being urged to run for president. But if he wants to succeed, he needs to better understand his target market.
Ray Hennessey
How to Succeed as a Foreign Founder in Silicon Valley
Immigrants

How to Succeed as a Foreign Founder in Silicon Valley

To make it in the Valley, you need to focus on building a diverse team while maintaining roots in your country.
Sergio Monsalve and Ran Reske
Charging a Startup with a VISA -- Just Not the Kind You Think
Immigration

Charging a Startup with a VISA -- Just Not the Kind You Think

Meet three visas that go beyond the familiar H-1B.
Yuri Sagalov
2 Immigrant Entrepreneurs Who Prove the American Dream Endures
Immigrants

2 Immigrant Entrepreneurs Who Prove the American Dream Endures

Americans might wonder if the U.S. is still the land of opportunity but the people who overcome great odds to come here have no doubts.
Daphne Mallory
What Businesses Need to Know About Immigration Visas
Immigration

What Businesses Need to Know About Immigration Visas

The H-1B visas you need may be harder to obtain than you think.
Matt Faustman
6 Business Issues That Could Shape the Political Debate in 2015
Politics

6 Business Issues That Could Shape the Political Debate in 2015

A breakdown of the major issues that will likely be at the center of the debate as the next presidential campaign ramps up.
Searching for Stability as an Immigrant Franchisee
Franchise Players

Searching for Stability as an Immigrant Franchisee

After a series of relocations, Gaby Moidel decided to open her own business in hopes of providing her family with increased stability.
Kate Taylor
States Sue Obama Administration on Immigration
Immigration

States Sue Obama Administration on Immigration

Seventeen states say the Obama administration acted illegally by issuing an executive order to ease the threat of deportation for millions of immigrants.
Prepare Your Network for Employees' Inevitable Cyber Monday Shopping
Cybersecurity

Prepare Your Network for Employees' Inevitable Cyber Monday Shopping

The reality each year on Cyber Monday is that billions are spent online during office hours. You're wise to watch for bandwidth traffic jams and security threats.
Ken Allen
Considering the globalization of the economy, immigration and its laws are extremely relevant for business owners and entrepreneurs in the United States. Many businesses search for talent abroad -- or else hire foreign workers living in the United States -- so it's important for both business owners and foreign workers to understand the immigration visas available to foreign professionals in the United States.