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2017 Best Cities for K-12 Teachers

The school year is coming to an end at most kindergarten-12th grade schools, and many districts across the country are in the process of determining staffing plans for the coming year. That means the time is right for teachers to find a job in a new area. A recent analysis from GoodCall shows that many […]

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    2016 Best Places to Find a Non-Profit Job

    College graduates across the country are kicking off their first job hunt, looking to launch their dream career in their field of choice. And for many recent grads, that field is non-profits. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, average employment in the non-profit sector increased 8.5% from 2007 to 2012, while employment in the […]

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    2016’s Best Places for Data Scientist Jobs

    One position keeps topping the lists of hottest careers for 2016: data scientist. The job, which involves using quantitative and technological skills to analyze data, was named “sexiest job of the 21st century” by Harvard Business Review. Studies show that data scientists can make over $250,000, with a median base salary of $96,000. And they’re […]

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    2016’s Best Colleges and Universities for Scholarships

    College tuition is constantly on the rise – the College Board‘s most recent numbers have it at $9,139 and $22,958 on average for in-state and out-of-state students at public four-year colleges, respectively, while private four year colleges cost an average of $31,231. Student debt is going up, too. Class of 2016 grads are leaving college […]

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    The 2016 List of Best Cities for Finding Summer Internships

    The end of the school year is approaching for college students across the country. And while that once meant summer spent at the pool, at camp or on vacation, for many students, it now means going straight from the classroom to the workplace. Data shows that about 75% post-secondary students graduate with at least one internship under their belt. […]

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    2015’s Best Cities for Black Entrepreneurs

    OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE With the economy steadily improving, now is as good a time as any to make the leap into entrepreneurship. And while we’ve already looked at the best places for women entrepreneurs, we wanted to find the best, most supportive environments for another group that’s growing yet often under-represented when it comes to […]

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    2015’s Best States for College Preparation

    More and more students are going to college. But, according to recent studies, they’re not always ready for it when they get there. A 2014 survey, conducted for the Washington-based nonprofit Achieve, asked high school graduates from the classes of 2011-2014 about their perceived levels of preparedness for higher education and the real world. The […]

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    2015’s Best Cities for Women Entrepreneurs

    [Please visit the 2016 Best Places for Women Entrepreneurs for the latest rankings] With the growth of women-owned businesses on the rise throughout the country, it’s never been a better time to be a woman entrepreneur. That’s why we put together these rankings for 2015’s Best U.S. Cities for Women Entrepreneurs. In this report, we […]

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    The Best States for Speech Pathologists

    Speech pathologists, sometimes called speech therapists, help diagnose and treat patients who have conditions that affect their ability to speak and/or swallow. That includes patients who have suffered strokes, brain injuries, hearing loss, developmental delays, cerebral palsy, and even emotional problems. Speech pathologists can also work with people who are trying to learn a new […]

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    The Best States for Elementary Special Education Teachers

    We know that teaching is one of the most demanding professions out there. However, it’s also one of the most fulfilling. According to an April 2015 survey by the University of Phoenix, nearly 9 in 10 teachers (88%) are satisfied with their jobs, while 68% would recommend teaching as a career to others. The main […]

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    The Best Places in the U.S. for Physicians and Surgeons

    UPDATE: See the updated rankings for 2016 here: https://www.goodcall.com/data-center/2016-best-places-physicians-and-surgeons At GoodCall, we talk a lot about the economic health of communities – jobs, cost of living, housing affordability and more. But the physical health of a city or town can be just as significant. And that’s what makes doctors such an important part of any community. […]

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