‘Startup Capital’ podcast: Coding talent, a look at tech workforce development


Tallahassee has a vibrant, diverse and growing population, so shouldn’t its workforce look roughly the same? Unfortunately, for the growing number of technology companies and startups, talent – especially in IT – can be hard to come by.

North Florida is not alone in this issue.

From tech giants such as Google and Apple to smaller startups, companies everywhere are locked in an arms race to hire the best talent. With developers and engineers in high demand globally, smaller cities like Tallahassee tend to be outgunned by exorbitant salaries and bonuses.