Dr. Amit Jain

Boise Computer Science: Ahead of the National Curve

  There’s an interesting employment problem in Boise, but it’s probably not what you think. Contrary to the conventional wisdom, there’s actually an abundance of jobs… as long as you’re looking in technology. Unfortunately, there’s also a shortage of skilled labor to fill those open tech positions, and it’s leading to problems for some of Boise’s fastest-growing companies, as well […]

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A Big Entrepreneurial Welcome to Boise Refugees

People who’ve found themselves starting over in Boise after fleeing violence in their home countries are faced with a new set of challenges. Assimilating to American culture and making a home for themselves in the Treasure Valley is a long, arduous process that takes several years for many Boise refugees. From language and cultural barriers to economic hardship — not […]