by Matt Alderton | February 12, 2017
One of the most important jobs a meeting planner has is deciding where to host a meeting or event. An even more difficult decision, however, is deciding were to hang their hat when the workday is done. Fortunately, U.S. News & World Report has them covered. Here, its list of the top 10 places to live in the United States in 2017, based on factors such as affordability, job prospects, and quality of life:

10. Salt Lake City, UT

9. Des Moines, IA

8. Boston, MA

7. Raleigh & Durham, NC

6. Seattle, WA

5. Fayetteville, AR

4. Washington, DC

3. San Jose, CA

2. Denver, CO

1. Austin, TX

Source: U.S. News & World Report