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Old 04-12-2007, 04:31 PM
 
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I am considering relocating to Houston. Other than oil companies what type of small and medium companies are available in Houston. Which other industries would you say has a lot of employment. Would appreciate any replies.
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Old 04-13-2007, 09:57 AM
 
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Houston has everything, seriously.
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Old 04-13-2007, 12:56 PM
 
Location: where nothin ever grows. no rain or rivers flow, TX
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Houston has everything, seriously.
*sigh* i miss snowboarding

Banking, investment trading, IT of course. Construction etc you name it. they dont have resort management or anything related to vacations :\
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Old 04-13-2007, 02:55 PM
 
Location: The land of sugar... previously Houston and Austin
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The Texas Medical Center is actually the largest employer in Houston. Medicine/medical research has as large a presence as oil industries, most people just don't know about it.

Around the Bay Area/ Clear Lake, there are lots of engineering and aerospace type places that support NASA.

Finance is big too. And a reasonable amount of high-tech/computers/software.

Really, there's everything.
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