North Carolina is home to Research Triangle Park, where universities share workspace and ideas with more than 200 companies with expertise in microelectronics, telecommunications, biotechnology, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and environmental sciences. The Park is one example of how the power of higher education, collaboration, and thought leadership can strengthen a region’s economy—and it doesn’t stop there.
Here’s our exploration of the top jobs in North Carolina for 2012. The results? Healthcare occupations and network systems/data communication analysts are among the jobs to keep an eye on.