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Career Fairs and Events for February 17th - 21st

Please click on each individual event below for more detailed information. Tuesday, February 18th TeachersRUs from 9:30 am to 11:30 am at the Gwinnett Career Center in Norcross Kelly Services for Machine Operators and...

February 14, 2014
A new study shows that volunteerism is linked to better worker productivity

Want a Better Workplace? Encourage Volunteerism

New research out of the University of Georgia's Terry College of Business shows that volunteerism is not only on the rise, but that volunteerism is linked to greater workplace productivity and satisfaction. Jessica...

February 14, 2014
Cabela's in Fort Oglethorpe plans to open in the fall of 2015.

Cabela's To Open Third Store in Georgia

Cabela's is opening stores in Augusta, Acworth and now in Fort Oglethorpe. In Cabela's recent press release, the company stated that construction is scheduled to begin later this year with the store slated to open in...

February 14, 2014
Don Goodman gives three tips on how to follow up on your resume.

Resume Follow-Up Tips

Don Goodman, of Careerealism, has given great advice on how to follow up on submitted resumes. Below are his three general rules to follow. 1. Follow up one to two weeks after having submitting your resume. This...

February 13, 2014
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Whole Foods Market Opening New Kennesaw Store

Whole Foods Market has announced it will be opening a new store location in Kennesaw. As a matter of fact, Whole Foods Market recently signed leases for 21 new stores in total throughout North America. The new Kennesaw...

February 13, 2014
Wild Adventures will be interviewing TODAY (Thursday 2/13) from 2 - 4 pm at the Valdosta Career Center.

Hiring Update: Wild Adventures Theme Park Job Fair Today

Wild Adventures Theme Park, located in Valdosta, is hiring for the for the upcoming season. TODAY, Thursday, February 13th, the company will be conducting interviews from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Valdosta Career...

February 13, 2014
The Northeast Georgia Career Expo is set for Tuesday, February 25th at Lanier Tech.

Northeast Career Expo Soon Approaching

The Northeast Georgia Career Expo is soon approaching. On Tuesday, February 25th, job seekers will have the chance to connect with more than 60 area companies looking to fill immediate job openings during the Northeast...

February 12, 2014
eVestment is creating 100 jobs this year.

Marietta Company Growing Fast

eVestment, an investment data company, plans to invest $10 million in an expansion that will create about 100 jobs this year, reports Urvaksh Karkaria of the Atlanta Business Chronicle. The firm, based out of Marietta,...

February 12, 2014
The are both retail and corporate jobs currently available in Georgia.

Home Depot Hiring 80,000 Positions Nationwide

The Home Depot has begun filling more than 80,000 positions as it prepares for spring, the company's busiest selling season (PRNewswire). There are close to 800 retail jobs opportunities just in Georgia alone that still...

February 12, 2014
Lighthouse Technologies, Inc. based out of Dayton has set up a satellite office in Atlanta and is currently hiring.

Software Services Company Expands Into Atlanta

Lighthouse Technologies, Inc., a software services company providing software testing, software quality management, and Oracle E-Business Suite consulting, is please to announce the opening of a satellite office in...

February 11, 2014