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It’s not ‘corporate poaching’ – it’s a free market for brilliant people

It’s not ‘corporate poaching’ – it’s a free market for brilliant people

When Uber decided to develop its own self-driving car, it went big. The company came to Carnegie Mellon University, the epicenter for autonomous driving research for three decades, and hired away four professors and 36 technical staff members. A lot of news reports described that as “poaching.” I call it embracing the free market for […] … learn more→