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Will Amazon poach NYC talent? Here's how local businesses can prepare

Nov 20, 2018 - New York Business Journal

Ever since Amazon.com Inc. confirmed plans to build half of its second headquarters in New York City, local companies have been wondering what impact the e-commerce giant will have on the tech industry.

One of the most critical questions being asked is: Will the Jeff Bezos-led behemoth poach talent?

That's something Mike Hicks, VP of strategy at Igloo Software, has pondered. Igloo as a whole may be stoked for Amazon's (NASDAQ: AMZN) arrival, but the company will need to prepare for t...