Make a Smart Move. Work in the Triangle.
Global corporations and innovative startups. Cultural amenities and recreational attractions. A prime location just a few hours from the mountains and the coast. It’s easy to see why people make the smart choice to move to the Triangle every day.
The Triangle is home to Research Triangle Park, one of the largest research parks in the world, and three tier-one research universities—Duke, UNC-Chapel Hill, and NC State. From life sciences and cleantech to manufacturing and IT (and everything in between), you’ll find endless opportunities to create the career of your dreams.
There’s plenty to keep you busy after work hours as well. Renowned museums, exciting sporting events, miles of greenway trails, and more are right outside your door and ready to be explored.
Not sure where to begin? We’re here to help. Check out our list of 30 must-dos in 30 days and get started!
Below is a sampling, make sure to download the full list and explore the area!
o Find a job, via #TriangleTuesdays, a virtual career fair on twitter through @WorkTriangleNC!
From global corporations—Red Hat, SAS, MetLife, and IBM to name a few—to small- and mid-sized companies, the Triangle is home to a wide range of businesses. The region is known for its diverse industry makeup, including life sciences, technology, cleantech and advanced manufacturing.
#1 Best City for Jobs (Raleigh) Glassdoor
The Triangle has an average year-round temperature of 70 degrees, some of the safest neighborhoods in the U.S. and a healthy and affordable housing market. Residents who relocate to the area appreciate the amenities of a larger metro market without the urban congestion.
#1 Best Place to Live (Apex) Money
o Hit Bull! Win Steak! Go to a Durham Bulls baseball game.
o See a Monet or Homer masterpiece in person at the North Carolina Museum of Art.
o Discover the area’s 100+ miles of greenways by biking the American Tobacco Trail or hiking in William B. Umstead State Park.
It doesn’t matter what inspires you, there is something here to meet your needs. The area boasts hundreds of miles of greenways and a plethora of recreational areas, award winning chefs and breweries, and a vibrant cultural scene.
Top 6 Great Small Cities for Food Lovers (Raleigh-Durham) The Wall Street Journal
From having a #1 ranked K-12 education system to three of the best research universities in the country, we’ve made a name for ourselves as a place where the brightest minds grow, thrive and congregate. More than 50% of our population has a bachelor's degrees or higher, double the national average!
#1 Best Southern School (Duke) Fortune
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