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Old 08-14-2012, 06:26 PM
 
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Of the following, which is the best ...

Los Angeles
San Diego
Omaha
Wichita
Kansas City
Denver
Salt Lake City
Phoenix
Albuquerque
Billings
Rapid City
Williston
Des Moines
Tulsa
Oklahoma City
Amarillo
Dallas

... especially with a background in science/engineering.
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Old 08-15-2012, 04:30 PM
 
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Come on, man !

Here's my revised list

Which is the best city to move without a job on this list ?

Salt Lake City
Phoenix
Las Vegas
Reno
Boise
Denver
Albuquerque
Grand Junction
Amarillo
Dallas
El Paso
Oklahoma City
Tulsa
Wichita
Omaha
Des Moines
Rapid City
Sioux City
Minneapolis
Fargo
Williston

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Old 08-15-2012, 09:51 PM
 
Location: Phoenix Arizona
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Based on what I've read in the paper, SLC.
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Old 08-16-2012, 10:21 AM
 
Location: Carrboro and Concord, NC
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Don't move anywhere without a job. West, East, South, North matters not.
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Old 08-16-2012, 10:45 AM
 
Location: Victoria TX
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If Texas is considered West, anybody can get a job in Texas. Not necessarily in whatever happens to be your field, though. And not necessarily for high pay. But wherever you land, you can support yourself.
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Old 08-16-2012, 01:19 PM
 
Location: New York NY
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Don't move anywhere without a job. West, East, South, North matters not.

^^This
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Old 08-16-2012, 04:00 PM
 
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How about narrowing the list down to places you have a genuine interest in living?

For jobs, Reno and Vegas don't have a great economy at this time. Housing is affordable so you could probably make it in both these cities. Just may take more effort/time finding adequate employment.
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Old 08-16-2012, 05:05 PM
 
Location: Pacific NW
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Lol at most of those cities being considered "out west."
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Old 08-16-2012, 05:45 PM
 
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Don't move anywhere without a job. West, East, South, North matters not.
Sometimes people have to.
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Old 08-16-2012, 05:49 PM
 
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Lol at most of those cities being considered "out west."
They're west of the Mississippi.

Many people consider everything west of that to be "out west".
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