in the Triangle

Downtown Raleigh Skyline
Raleigh, NC


Make a Smart Move. Work in the Triangle.

Imagine a place where you don’t have to sacrifice anything to have it all. Where you have the amenities of a big city coupled with small town communities, you’re just a short drive from the mountains and the coast, and you can create the career of your dreams. This place is real, and this place is the North Carolina Triangle.

The Triangle first earned its spot on the map because of Research Triangle Park and the three tier-one research universities, Duke, UNC and NC State. The region possesses southern charm and the desire to always be innovative and move forward. Here in the Triangle, everything truly is smarter from any angle, because of the opportunities for working, living, playing and learning. 

There are so many things to do here in the Triangle, here's a list of 30 must-dos for you!

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


o Take advantage of our robust healthcare systems by establishing health insurance and finding a primary care physician.
o Get connected with our global communities via International Focus

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


o Explore the natural world at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences.
o Decide which school option is best for your children.

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

If you're interested in relocating to the area, make sure to reach out to our relocation partners!