Who's Hiring in the Swing States?

In these nine key states, the healthcare and education fields hold promise for job seekers.

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When the election passes, the unemployment rate in swing states will be zeroed in on, looked to as a critical indicator for explaining the behavior of voters who decided to either stick with the current president or settle on a new one.

But job seekers in those states will care less about dour discussions over an umoving statistic and more about a path forward to employment.

Corrected on 11/05/2012: A previous version of this story misstated the title of Michael Werch, Indeed.com's communications manager.