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Columbus only Midwest city to regain jobs lost to Great Recession | Columbus Business First

Only 14 major metro areas have more jobs than they lost at the hands of the Great Recession.

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Top large cities for job growth in 2012 | New Geography

Columbus ranked No. 22 among large cities (> 450k employment) for job growth. The index is calculated from a normalized,... View Article

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U.S. cities and states start spending again | Businessweek

Recovering from the worst of the recession, Columbus is holding employment steady. It has been working on a $342 million... View Article

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Westerville is one of America's friendliest towns | Forbes

The list, which ranks Westerville No. 5, considers percentage of owner-occupied homes, crime rate, charitable giving and percentage of college... View Article

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Columbus named Top 10 city for military veterans | Columbus Business First

Ranked No. 9, Columbus was lauded for its defense contracting and government jobs, as well as occupations that align with... View Article

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Columbus named one of the most competitive cities for job creation | The Atlantic Cities

Ranked in the top 20, Columbus is considered one of the "cities that can show us how to create jobs."

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The best cities for working mothers | Forbes

Ranked No. 1 on the list, Columbus boasts higher than average salaries for women, who account for over 44 percent... View Article

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Columbus ranked the No. 1 business location | Three Scale Research

Columbus has been ranked the most favorable business location with accessibility to the American market. Columbus is within 500 miles... View Article

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The world's leading cities for fashion | The Atlantic Cities

Columbus is no. 3 among top large metros for fashion designers. With 518 designers, Columbus' location quotient for the occupation... View Article

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Columbus alone among big Ohio cities in population gain | Columbus Business First

Columbus had 1.3 percent increase in population between April 2010 and July 2011, with 797,434 residents, more than double the... View Article