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Welding, Commercial Logistics, High School Workforce Readiness... It's All In This Episode Of Great Georgia Jobs

On this episode of Great Georgia Jobs, our friend Skylar Huggett is profiled—she's the rockstar who went from waiting tables to welding in Savannah—and we show how several students in Georgia are learning to be commercial truck drivers, which is an industry in need or workers... and it's willing to pay for them. 

Later on in the episode we take a look at some of the Georgia high school programs where students get practical training for high-demand careers. 

Join the Georgia Workforce Team and Dale Cardwell of as we travel across Georgia in search of Great Georgia Jobs.

Whether you’re just entering the workforce or have reached a turning point in your career, each episode of this new television series will focus on great Georgia jobs and the Georgians who have landed them. From entry into the film industry to obtaining a CDL to drive a big rig, the Great Georgia Jobs team introduces you to the resources and information you need to land YOUR dream job.

The show’s host, Dale Cardwell is a six-time Emmy award-winning investigative reporter. Dale has spent almost 30 years educating consumers to become their own best advocate. The series will air beginning September 11 and will be broadcast in markets across the state.

Parrish Walton

Parrish Walton is a communications specialist with the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD). He is the primary author of the Georgia@Work blog, which aims to educate Georgia citizens on all of the great things done by the Workforce Division within GDEcD. Parrish is a proud product of the public school system of... more