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There are eight career fairs scheduled for the week of February 3rd.

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...

January 31, 2014
The Nissan Leaf is Georgia's Top Selling Electric Car

Georgia: The Electric Car State? Almost

According to automotive website site, 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...

January 31, 2014
Trend Micro and Internet Safety for Kids & Families Program awarded the Atlanta Public Schools $25,000.

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...

January 31, 2014
American Textile Company has seen high demand for its products manufactured in Tifton

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...

January 30, 2014
Kautex of Georgia will  expand its Lavonia, GA facility

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...

January 30, 2014
The Boys & Girls Club offers teens access to programs to ensure a positive future.

Education Top Concern for Teens

The Boys...

January 30, 2014
A proposed new law would generate more solar power from Georgia rooftops

Rent Your Rooftop for Solar Power? Maybe Soon.

Representative Mike Dudgeon has introduced legislation, which if enacted, would allow Georgia property owners to lease their rooftops for the purpose of generating solar energy. Twenty-two states allow such private...

January 29, 2014
Personal Care Aides will be in high demand over the next decade according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Where will the jobs be?

So where will the new jobs be over the next 10 years? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics the top ten occupations will account for one in six new jobs between now and 2022. 1. Personal care aides 2. Registered...

January 29, 2014
There will be new employers and expanding employers looking to hire at the career expo.

Northeast Georgia Career Fair On Monday, Feb. 3rd

The Department of Labor is hosting a career expo in Northeast Georgia on Monday, February 3rd from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Cateechee Golf Club located at 140 Cateechee Trail in Hartwell. This particular career fair...

January 29, 2014
Arthur Levine has been President of the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation since 2006.

Georgia Joining National Teaching Initiative

Georgia will be joining The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation. The official announcement will be made, weather permitting, on Wednesday, January 29th at 11:30 am at the State Capitol by Arthur Levine,...

January 28, 2014