Forbes Magazine did some interesting research on what areas of the US are best positioned for growth. They compiled a list of the top 10 locations for jobs, income growth and quality of life. With so many major cities taking a beating in this near-depression, the landscape has changed dramatically in terms of where the best prospects are for job seekers. Cities that used to be known for excellent prospects like San Francisco, San Jose, Atlanta and others are no longer at the top of the list. Many of the cities and towns on Forbes’ new list are not even places you may have heard of. If you’re about to finish studies and are looking for a great place to live and work, check this list out here.