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Silicon Valley techies get free food and dazzling offices, but they're not very loyal - here's how long the average employee stays at the biggest tech companies

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Software and internet companies had the highest level of employee turnover in 2017 when compared to other major industries, according to data gathered by employment-focused social network LinkedIn.
Silicon Valley is famous for showering employees with perks like free meals, transportation and childcare, not to mention the-in some cases-multi-billion dollar, state-of-the-art office spaces.
However, data available to LinkedIn Premium users, and compiled by the San Francisco Business Times , showed that these perks aren't enough to encourage longevity at even some of the largest tech...
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5 global tech hubs you can reach easily from Silicon Valley

5 global tech hubs you can reach easily from Silicon Valley

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For a little over half a century, Silicon Valley has been the undisputed center of the technology universe , birthplace of the silicon transistor, the graphical user interface, social-media giants, and so much more.
And though the Bay Area remains the premier destination for startups and venture capital, a new crop of global tech hubs is quickly gaining ground. Each week entrepreneurs and innovators travel between San Francisco and New York, Hong Kong, Tel Aviv and dozens of other destinations in search of new partners and new ideas. See the rest of the story at Business...
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