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Hot Jobs for 2014


Randstad, the world's second largest staffing and Human Resources services firm, has shared their top picks for jobs most in demand in 2014. In the Engineering sector, the hottest jobs include civil engineers and manufacturing engineers.  Richard Zambacca, President of Randstad states, "...

Job Search Tips For the Unemployed


In a recent article, Careerealism.com gives five tips that unemployed job seekers should be doing to increase the chances of being employed. 1. Volunteer. By volunteering somewhere relevant, your resume is being enhanced and you are keeping your skills sharp. 2. Keep Your Skills Current. If you...

Hey Georgia, California Wants Its Movies Back!


A state lawmaker in California has introduced legislation to expand the state tax break for filming television and movies. Recently states like Georgia have become major players in the industry of filming television and movies. With blockbuster films such as the Hunger Games trilogy and television...

Nobis Works - 36 Years of Making a Positive Impact [AUDIO]


Tommy Nobis was the first Atlanta Falcon. His stature in the Altanta sports world is well-known. But perhaps his greatest work has come off the field, where since 1977 the non-profit he helped start, Nobis Works, has helped thousands of people with disabilities find jobs. This week on Georgia Works...

Georgia Ports Authority Job Recruitment


The Georgia Ports Authority recruitment has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 5th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. The recruitment will be at the Savannah Career Center, located at 5520 White Bluff Road. There will be a variety of positions being filled, for example, assistant operations manager,...

Career Fairs and Events for February 3rd - 7th


Please click on each event for more detailed information. Monday, February 3rd Comcast from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the North Metro Career Center in Atlanta Hart County Career Expo from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Cateechee Golf Club in Hartwell Abacus Staffing from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at the...

Georgia: The Electric Car State? Almost


According to automotive website site Edmunds.com, Georgia has a higher percentage of electric vehicles on the road than any other state east of the Mississippi River. Overall, Georgia ranks fourth in the U.S. behind Washington, Hawaii, and California. Fully electric vehicles accounted for more than...

Atlanta Public Schools Receive Technology Grant


Atlanta Public School has been the awarded an educational technology grant worth $25,000. Trend Micro, a global pioneer in security software and solutions, has contributed a total of $300,000 to twelve schools across the nation to help educate and prepare student for technology-focused careers of...

American Textile Expands in Tifton


With product demand growing at 15% per year, American Textile Company has announced it has begun construction on an expansion at its Tifton, GA facility. The new project will mean 400,000 square feet of manufacturing and distribution space and a target of doubling the Tifton workforce within the...

Auto Parts Manufacturer to Expand in Lavonia


Kautex of Georgia, Inc. has announced it will expand its production facility in Lavonia by adding a 95,000 square foot warehouse. The company is a subsidiary of German-based Textron Incorporated. Currently the plant manufactures fuel tanks, catalytic converters and other parts used in automobile...

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