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Nationwide effort seeks to promote diversity and overhaul hiring practices

Nationwide effort seeks to promote diversity and overhaul hiring practices

Only Charlotte, North Carolina, and New York fared better

Only Charlotte, North Carolina, and New York fared better

Seattle is the nation’s second-best tech market, but remains a second tier startup city. An inside look at three initiatives trying to change that.

Seattle’s geek influx seems to be causing a “disturbance in the force.” The New York Times’ Timothy Egan worries that Amazon has become “a large foreign presence growing inside us.” At risk, old-timers say, is Seattle’s very identity as a culturally rich, economically diverse city.