Immigration

News and Articles About Immigration

Trump Travel Ban, Even While Blocked, Casts Long Shadow Over Immigrant Entrepreneurs
Trump & Business

Trump Travel Ban, Even While Blocked, Casts Long Shadow Over Immigrant Entrepreneurs

The two executive orders have fueled ongoing concerns about travel disruption, discrimination and future restrictions.
Lydia Belanger
Trump's Travel Ban: What Has Happened So Far
Trump & Business

Trump's Travel Ban: What Has Happened So Far

Here's a summary of the news and some of the broader business risks the travel restrictions pose.
Lydia Belanger
What You Need to Know About the Temporary Hold on Expedited H-1B Visas
H-1B Visas

What You Need to Know About the Temporary Hold on Expedited H-1B Visas

The tech industry stands to be affected.
Nina Zipkin
How the Restaurant Industry Is Reacting to the 'Day Without Immigrants' Protest
Food Businesses

How the Restaurant Industry Is Reacting to the 'Day Without Immigrants' Protest

Businesses big and small are making statements and taking action.
Nina Zipkin
What to Consider Before Your Brand Takes a Stand Politically
Brand Reputation

What to Consider Before Your Brand Takes a Stand Politically

The costly #DeleteUber backlash shows that large majorities of Americans, and not just millennials, will harshly punish a brand they perceive as unethical.
Khalil Grell
Super Bowl Advertisers Struck Political and Social Undertones
Super Bowl

Super Bowl Advertisers Struck Political and Social Undertones

Brands engaged viewers with displays of corporate conscience, even at the risk of offending some customer groups.
Samuel Edwards
The Immigrant Entrepreneurs Behind Major American Companies (Infographic)
Infographics

The Immigrant Entrepreneurs Behind Major American Companies (Infographic)

More than 40 percent of businesses on the U.S. Fortune 500 List are launched by immigrants or children of immigrants.
Rose Leadem
3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Protect Employees From Trump's Immigration Executive Order
Inspiring Your Team

3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Protect Employees From Trump's Immigration Executive Order

If a member of your team from one of the seven Muslim-majority nations leaves the US, you can no longer assume their visa will get them back in.
Jonathan Segal
Tech Workers Vow to Never Help Trump Build Muslim Registry
Donald Trump

Tech Workers Vow to Never Help Trump Build Muslim Registry

They would rather resign than be forced to work on such a project.
Tech Worker Visas Face Uncertain Future Under Trump, Sessions
Immigration

Tech Worker Visas Face Uncertain Future Under Trump, Sessions

H-1B visas admit 65,000 workers and another 20,000 graduate student workers each year.
7 Things Business Owners Need to Know Post-Election
Election 2016

7 Things Business Owners Need to Know Post-Election

Last night's vote has brought market scares, wage hikes, marijuana legalization and more.
Lydia Belanger
How to Move to Canada and Become a Canadian Citizen
Canada

How to Move to Canada and Become a Canadian Citizen

After all, it's a land where healthcare is free, people are friendly and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau explains quantum computing just for laughs.
Canada's Immigration Website Crashed Last Night
Canada

Canada's Immigration Website Crashed Last Night

After it was discovered that key states in the election could all swing red, Americans explored other options outside of the U.S.
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.