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Utah #1 for Economic Outlook and #2 for Economic Performance.

April 16 2014 - 8:33 am
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2014 Economic Outlook Rank: #1 Utah #2 South Dakota #3 Indiana #4 North Dakota #5 Idaho


Provo #1 “Well-Being Index”

April 08 2014 - 9:29 am
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The Provo-Orem area has been ranked first in an analysis of the state of well-being for communities, states and congressional districts in the United States conducted by Healthways and Gallup. – See more at: http://www.utahbusiness.com/articles/view/provo_orem_ranks_first_for_well_being#sthash.9hbUTzvZ.dpuf


BYU Campus #1 “Hot and Smart” College Students

April 08 2014 - 9:25 am
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PROVO, Utah – Business Insider recently compiled a list of colleges “Where Students Are Both Hot And Smart”, and a college in Utah took home the top spot. The website reportedly based the rankings on data that included nearly 1 million student reviews of more than 8,000 schools, and at the end Brigham Young University…


Utah #2 (tied with Texas) “Fastest Wage Growth”

April 04 2014 - 2:13 pm
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But somebody in the energy sector might look at the same list and notice something else: Wages are growing the fastest in states that produce oil. North Dakota, Texas, and Oklahoma are three of the top crude-oil producers in the country. States lucky enough to live immediately above oil reserves benefit from the fact that…


Utah #3 “Most Self-employed Women”

April 01 2014 - 9:44 am
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According to a recent report released by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Center for Women in Business, Utah ranks third highest for the percentage of self-employed workers who are women. Of self-employed workers in Utah, 44.5 percent are women, according to the report.  


Park City High #1 “Top Advanced Placement High School in Utah”

March 31 2014 - 2:52 pm
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Gov. Gary Herbert and state business leaders honored Park City High on Monday as the Top Advanced Placement High School in Utah.


Provo-Orem #1 “America’s Most Content Cities”

March 25 2014 - 2:18 pm
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As it turned out, Hawaii, Utah, Minnesota, North Dakota, Colorado, and Montana all distinguished themselves as America’s top well-being states, with an average composite score of 68.4 or higher accumulated over six years of successive nationwide measurement.


Salt Lake City #2 “Best Cities for Job-Seekers”

March 24 2014 - 3:06 pm
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Salt Lake City has ranked No. 2 in a study revealing the best cities for job-seekers.


Utah #2 “Top 10 States for Non-Agricultural Job Growth”

March 20 2014 - 4:05 pm
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Unemployment and job growth continue to capture attention as the U.S. economy rebounds from the Great Recession. This week, the final, revised numbers on state and city job growth for the year 2013 as a whole are out


University of Utah #2 “Video Game Design Programs”

March 12 2014 - 2:04 pm
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Salt Lake City — The University of Utah has been named the second-best place to study video game design for undergraduates in a project by the Princeton Review. The U ranked No. 4 for graduate studies of video games.