Best Places to Find a Job and Why You Should Consider These Cities
by Robert Wenzel: Official
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has ranked the 100 largest metro areas in the U.S. by the rate
of new job generation over the past 12 months, compared to the number
of jobs they had in September 2010.
be surprising that the San Jose area and Houston and Dallas are
on the list. New Fed money is clearly flowing into San Jose/Silicon
Valley, as well as in Texas because of climbing oil prices. Some
of the other cities may come as surprises, but if you are looking
to cut into a tough field, say investment banking, you might find
a second-tier city with a local brokerage firm an interesting alternative.
These cities aren't NYC, but they may be good cities to cut your
teeth in. As Gary North writes, even
Regis Philbin had to leave Los Angeles for a second tier city to
polish his skills. The model worked real well for Regis, it
just may for you, whatever your desired profession.
with permission from Economic
Economic Policy Journal
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