Originally Posted by THE TECH
Sounds like a LOT of points need to be worked out first. I would gather a list of the places you want then narrow them down. Once you've done that, start job hunting. I am one that would never venture out before a job is secured.
I didn't plan on moving out before landing a job. So far my plans are to fly out to see NorCal vs SoCal. Find some jobs before I fly out, get some informational interviews and take a look around.
This is what I've been told. I have no intentions on coming out to try and live out there first.