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Old 07-02-2007, 04:20 PM
 
Location: Phoenix metro
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Chicago and its neverending suburbs, that would be a good place to check.
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Old 07-02-2007, 04:39 PM
 
Location: Arizona, The American Southwest
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Any one of the states would be an ideal place to start your career in the IT industry. My suggestion would be to start in a small city that's not in a large metro area just to get your foot in the door. Work there for 5 years, then you'll be able to get into companies in large metro areas.
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Old 07-03-2007, 09:09 AM
 
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Well, Texas is one of my top places to go, but I was worried about the high competition there, because of all those top notch colleges that they have. I would like to find a place if possible, where I would have a better chance of finding something, with the little experience that I have.
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Old 07-03-2007, 11:54 AM
 
Location: from houstoner to bostoner to new yorker to new jerseyite ;)
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Yes... it may help to move here first then look for a job because of the competition. But you have your associate's, so it's worth a shot. Since you're not finished with college, why don't you move to Texas and get your bachelor's? Then you'll be in good shape to get recruited by a good company.

Dallas has the most IT jobs, but contrary to popular belief, Houston has far more IT jobs than Austin and the pay's usually better.
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Old 07-03-2007, 01:24 PM
 
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Default Thanks Houstoner

Thanks for the feedback. I didn't know that, because on some websites, they talk a lot more about Austin, than the other big cities in Texas. I think that you are right, and that in the long run, I will just need to save up, and then move there. I am really in debt now, because of my online school. But I want to go back and get my Bachelors. Can you tell me about the cheapest places to rent out there? And prices with schooling. I think that Texas will definetely give me more chances with entry level IT jobs, than Louisiana will.
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