Chart of the week: New York leads in innovation job hiring

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New York Chart of the Week: June 16, 2014 

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  • New York companies have more plans for innovation (tech and life sciences) job creation and hiring than any other region in the United States, including Silicon Valley
  • Finding the right talent, however, is often difficult. Of those planning to hire, 94.0 percent of New York innovation companies surveyed cite hiring as a significant challenge
  • As of May, 1,504 New York City innovation companies were hiring—a 19.2 percent increase year- over-year

Source: Silicon Valley Bank Innovation Economy Research, Made In NY, JLL Research

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