You’ve probably seen them, too--articles claiming California is in sharp decline, that people and businesses are fleeing the state in favor of locales with lower tax rates.
The headlines have been breathless--"People are leaving California at record rates." "Why Are So Many People Leaving The Golden State?" "Is Silicon Valley losing its shine?"
Our founder, Erik Hayden, recently published an article for Newsweek in which he shares what he is truly seeing out in the real world. Thankfully, some journalists have recently caught up with the truth, and the truth is that no, there is no California exodus.
In his article, Erik discusses:
- What’s really going on in California
- How California is home to the most successful VC ecosystem ever created
- Why the talent wants to be here
You can read his full article on Newsweek here.
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