The Best Cities In The World For Young Professionals

london22If it’s your dream to travel the globe, don’t let your job prevent you from doing so. There are some cities on earth that are better than others at catering to young, working people, and if you’re willing, you can pick up and move, and get an awesome job at one of these places. I know it’s definitely my dream to see every nook and cranny of this earth, and not let my bank account stop me.

There are also some cities that are more prepared to help you on your road to success. Sometimes it’s necessary to relocate to make that tech/fashion/sports dream a reality. Read on to learn more about which cities are objectively the best for young professionals.

Tokyo for Tech

Tokyo, Japan’s huge, sprawling metropolis, boasts first place in economic status, and caters to technology business and creatives. And with a care crisis on the horizon, now is the best time to use your skills and knowledge to invent new healthcare initiatives and technology.

Seoul for Sustainability

Seoul, South Korea is the leader in environmental sustainability, with the most research and initiative spent on development of green technology and alternate forms of energy. Move here to work at the forefront of the green movement.

Los Angeles for Startups

Los Angeles is a leader in number of startups, coming in at over 800 in the City of Angels. Move here to start a lucrative entrepreneurial career. If you’re an engineer, you’re in luck. LA universities produce the most engineering students, and the job market is always hungry to employ them.

London for Diversity

London is a melting pot of culture, and it’s also another world leader in sustainability efforts. London is a global center of business, fashion, culture, art, entrepreneurs, and basically any kind of work.

Paris for Fashion

Paris is the fashion capital of the world and has been for centuries. The greatest designers have come out of Paris in the past, and it’s still a huge inspiration for all kinds of artists. Move here to jumpstart an amazing career in high fashion.

Dallas for Sports and Gaming

Second in the world of entrepreneurship, Dallas is also known for their sports and gaming industries. It’s also a city filled with parks and open space, and so it feels like an energetic mix of city and country to chase your dreams in.

New York City for Basically Everything

New York City is like London. It’s the center of culture, a fashion capital, a haven for artists and even though it’s littered with hipsters at its edges, it’s one of the best places to start a post-grad career. One thing not so great about NYC is that it’s extremely difficult to open and maintain a private business there.

Berlin for Music and Film

Move to Berlin to experience its notoriously lively nightlife. It’s also the site of the Berlin International Film Festival, and has a lively culture dominated by music and film. Move here to witness the next Beatles or something.

Toronto for Tech Business

With over 600 startups in Toronto, it’s also a haven for entrepreneurs and for those in the technology business. In fact, it was named one of the best places in the world to found a tech startup, and it offers mentoring services  and funding for those opening one. Sign me up!

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Lisa Lo Paro
Lisa is a freelance writer and bibliophile living on the outskirts of New York City. She likes 2 a.m. with a good book, takes cream in her coffee and heavily filters her photos. Check out her blog The Most Happy, her Instagram, and Twitter.