The Best And Worst Cities For Jobs This Spring – Forbes

The economy appears to be improving according to a ManpowerGroup survey measuring planned employment payroll growth in Q2.  As you’re looking for your internship or full time opportunity, here are the best and worst cities for jobs this spring.

Best
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, SC (My hometown!)
Knoxville, TN
Syracuse, NY
Oklahoma City, OK
Tulsa, OK
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, ME
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
Columbus, OH
Denver-Aurora, CO
Boise City-Nampa, ID
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ
Worst
Jacksonville, FL
Scranton-Wilkes-Barre, PA
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA
Reno-Sparks, NV
Rochester, NY
Providence, RI-New Bedford-Fall River, MA
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV
New York-Long Island, NY Northern New Jersey
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL
Jackson, MS

Read the entire Forbes analysis by Jacquelyn Smith (here).
View the list in pictures (slideshow).

Author: Grayson Leverenz

Grayson Leverenz founded MBA in the USA® to help international students build networks, find jobs, and have fun in the USA. Hundreds of global professionals have benefited from Grayson’s intercultural workshops, and she has worked with people from Brazil, China, India, South Africa, South Korea, the UK, and the USA to build effective virtual teams and craft brilliant careers.

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