National rankings show Houston among best places for grads to start a career by Houston Chronicle

Houston Chronicle

Houston Chronicle

Houston's come third on a list of recommended cities for graduates, behind Washington, D.C. and New York. and Apartment Guide teamed up to assess which cities have the most entry-level job opportunities and three Texas centers made it into the Top 10.

Fort Bend County wins national recognition for gains in employment

FORT BEND COUNTY, TEXAS (October 3, 2013) – Fort Bend County achieved the largest percentage increase in employment in the nation from March 2012 to March 2013, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). BLS, the independent statistical arm of the U.S. Department of Labor, released results showing Fort Bend tops the list of the 334 largest U.S. counties, with an increase in employment of more than 7 percent, well above the national average of 1.6 percent.