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Sunday, April 9, 2017
New Scrutiny on H1B Visas Could be Good AND Bad for Small Businesses
The new scrutiny on H1B Visas granting skilled foreign workers employment in the U.S. could be good and bad for small businesses. It sort of depends what kind of business you run.
Small American tech businesses didn’t see the seismic shift downward they’d hoped for in the number of H1B visas allocated this year. They were hoping to see fewer visas issued in hopes they could snap up the work that usually goes to foreign workers.