love the article
i would move if my job was about clothing wearing shoes and nice dresses then yes and if they would free shipping me haha
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I consider myself a true Midwestern girl, having never lived in another region of the country. So many times I’ve had the itch to shake things up and move somewhere else, even if just for a few years.
Relocating to another city or state can present challenges, but it also provides opportunities, especially for job seekers continuing to hit dead ends in their current job market. In fact, a recent CareerBuilder study found that 44 percent of workers would be willing to relocate for a career opportunity. And employers are willing to help, especially those that are struggling to find workers to fill skilled positions. Thirty-two percent of employers surveyed said they would be willing to pay to relocate new employees in 2012.
The top areas for which employers are most likely to pay
Workers willing to consider making a move, they now have an easier way to find markets with the greatest demand for their skills and assess costs of moving to and living in a particular area. CareerBuilder just launched a new website, CareerRelocate.com, where workers can:
Do workers who’ve relocated in the past regret it, or are they glad they made the move?
Now that I’m settled in Chicago, I don’t foresee myself relocating any time soon. But for job seekers who do have that itch, it’s good to know sites like CareerRelocate exist to help take some of the stress out of such a life- and career-changing move.
For more on relocating, including stories from workers who’ve made a move for their career, see: True story: I relocated for a job.