Thanks to Aimee for this:
Forbes Ranks Austin Among Best Places for Business and Careers
In a recent March story, Forbes.com ranked Austin No. 8 on the list of Best Places for Business and Careers. This year Austin jumped 39 spots compared to last year's rank of No.47. The study explored 200 metropolitan cities and examined each on 11 different criteria. Factors such as subprime mortgages, job growth over the past five years and employment projections for 2011 played a major role in improving the city's status...
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