Silicon Valley

Netflix is letting new parents on its payroll to take up to a year’s paid leave in a move that could pressure other technology employers to improve their baby benefits. (CBS2)

Netflix To Offer Workers Year Of Parental Leave

Netflix is allowing both new moms and dads to take as much time off as they want during the first year after their child’s birth or adoption.

08/05/2015

Recruiter looks at resume (file / credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Resumes Are So Last Decade

New York is taking on Silicon Valley and if you’re looking for a job, especially in the high-tech field, the traditional resume might not be enough to get you in the door.

01/26/2012

Aerial Rendering of New Cornell University-Technion Applied Sciences Campus on Roosevelt Island (credit: Handout)

Mayor Bloomberg: New York City Ready To Declare War On Silicon Valley

Cornell University and the Technion Institute of Technology of Israel have been selected by Mayor Michael Bloomberg to help build a Roosevelt Island Science Center into a rival of California’s Silicon Valley.

12/19/2011

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at City Hall - New York, NY - Jul 19, 2011 (credit: Edward Reed / Mayor's Office)

New York City Challenges Silicon Valley On High Tech Front

Silicon Valley might be the high tech capital of the world, but New York wants to change that.

07/19/2011