6 tips for hiring foreign workers: What CIOs should know about cultural differences, legal issues and people skills

How to recruit top tech talent from abroad

Despite a deep domestic talent pool, digital and developer jobs often need to be outsourced internationally to take a company to the next level.

Some 42% of CIOs surveyed in the 2017 edition of the CIO 100 said they were looking to the EU to recruit skilled IT and technology workers. With the UK set to leave the EU in March 2019, many are now searching beyond the continent.

With the UK set to leave the EU in March 2019, many are now searching beyond the continent.

From people skills to legal issues, here are our top tips for recruiting tech workers from abroad and ensuring new arrivals become happy and successful team members.

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