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Read | Delete: The Best And Worst States For Business 2015

RD Image 120715 A study by Forbes lists Utah as the best state for business in 2015. Utah finishes on top for the fifth time in six years. Energy costs are twenty three percent below the national average and job growth has been third best in the U.S. over the last five years. The worst state for business is Mississippi. Mississippi finished in the bottom five in four out of six main categories, including labor supply, economic climate, growth prospects and quality of life. Maryland falls in at number 33 on the list. Labor costs are high, but employers are willing to pay up for one of the most educated workforces in the U.S.  Click here to see the full list. Source: Forbes Got an interesting Fast Fact for a business audience? Please send and share it with our 1,653 subscribers. Click here to subscribe to Read|Delete and receive fast facts delivered weekly. Mike_Mercurio_WebsiteNEWmmercurio@offitkurman.com | 301.575.0332 | Biz Tek Today You can also connect with Offit Kurman via Facebook,Twitter,Google+,YouTube, and LinkedIn