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GSU Law School Among the Nation's Best

Georgia State Ranked 24th Best Law School in U.S.

The popular legal website TippingTheScales.com has just released their first ranking of the nation’s top law schools. Stanford University is ranked as America’s top law school followed by Yale, Harvard, and Penn....

October 17, 2013
Georgia Grown Quail in Becoming More Popular Worldwide

Georgia’s “Other” Bird Business

Georgia has long been known as the “Chicken” capital of America. The state’s poultry industry produces almost 25 million pounds of chicken per year and has an annual economic impact of over $13 billion. But now, there’s...

October 17, 2013
GameStop is hiring 17,000 seasonal employees nationwide.

GameStop Hiring!

As the holidays approach, stores are hiring for seasonal employees. GameStop, voted "2012 100 Best Retailers To Work For" is going to hire 17,000 employees nationwide for the holiday season and for the upcoming...

October 17, 2013
Internet Essentials is helping low income families afford the internet.

Comcast Helping to Educate Children

Comcast wants to make sure every student and family has access to the internet, no matter their income level. Internet Essentials allows low income families access to the internet with a low monthly rate of $9.95. The...

October 16, 2013
Kia Motors is a key company contributing to Georgia's success in manufacturing.

Georgia Successful in Manufacturing Jobs

Atlanta, Dalton and Norcross are the top 3 Georgia cities for manufacturing jobs, according to the Georgia Manufacturers Register. In addition, Georgia has gained 7,769 manufacturing jobs from May 2012 to May 2013....

October 16, 2013
Ready Pac is Expanding Again in Jackson, GA

50 New Jobs for Butts County

Salad maker, Ready Pac, has announced it will expand operations in Jackson, GA by adding another 50 employees. The news comes on the heels of a 140 employee expansion this summer. Governor Nathan Deal said “Ready Pac’s...

October 16, 2013
Georgia Tech is Leading the Way to Assist Military Veterans

Military Transition Program Now at Georgia Tech

The unemployment rate for veterans is currently at 13.9%, while the Georgia unemployment rate is at 8.4%. Georgia Tech, a Military Friendly School, is trying to help turn those numbers around with its new initiative....

October 16, 2013
Shrivallabh Pittie Group is a cotton yarn textile manufacturer that will have its first plant in Screven County.

Textile Manufacturer Coming to Georgia

An Indian textile manufacturer, Shrivallabh Pittie Group, is building its first U.S. manufacturing facility in Georgia creating 250 jobs and investing $70 million announced Gov. Nathan Deal. Their new plant will be in...

October 15, 2013
Legal related jobs are available, if applicants are flexible

Almost 40,000 Legal Jobs Open Nationwide

The most recent report from LawCrossing.com shows 39,892 jobs in the legal profession open across the United States. This figure includes 782 job openings in Atlanta. According to a report from LawCrossing.com a...

October 15, 2013
State Farm is the hub of their Southeast region and their presence in the Atlanta area is growing.

State Farm Continuing to Grow

Atlanta is the hub for State Farm’s Southern region and they have just purchased approximately 3.9 acres along the Atlanta Perimeter for its future campus, reports the Atlanta Business Chronicle. “State Farm is very...

October 15, 2013

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