September 3, 2000
Study says greatest demand for techies is in non-tech companies
Author: JT Smith
The Information Technology Association of America says that 70% of US demand for tech workers comes from non-tech companies that employ between 50 an 100 people. These companies, their larger brethren, and government agencies can't compete with dot-come and other pure tech companies when it comes to salaries and perqs, but they often offer their employees a higher quality of life instead -- including shorter hours and less stress. Washington Post article.
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