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There are more unique college scholarships available than one might think

Need a College Scholarship? Check These Out

Most of us have heard of strange requirements for certain college scholarships. The good people at have now compiled a list of the “20 Most Unusual” college scholarships. • Frederick and Mary F. Beckley...

May 16, 2013
Woodstock Outlet to open Mid-July 2013

New Woodstock Outlet to hire 500!

Woodstock, GA is the home of a brand new Outlet Shoppes At Atlanta (opening mid-July) with 89 stores. The outlet has teamed up with the Georgia Department of Labor to host a job fair on Thursday, May 23 from 10 a.m. -2...

May 16, 2013
A New Cold Storage Facility to Open in Southeast Georgia

70 Jobs for Baxley, GA

Southern Pack N Go will locate a new commercial cold storage, custom packing and distribution facility in Appling County some 85 miles south of Savannah, GA. The company also announced it will invest up to $1 million...

May 15, 2013
Atlanta-based Turner Broadcasting Will Make History with Digital Streaming

Atlanta-based TBS and TNT Changing the Way We Watch Programs

Turner Broadcasting networks, TBS...

May 15, 2013
Petco has almost 11,000 Job Openings Nationwide

Top 10 Companies Hiring Across the U.S. has released its weekly ranking of the Top 10 Companies that are currently hiring. These companies have combined job openings in excess of 38,000. The Top 10 for May 10-17 include: 1. Petco 2.Pizza Hut 3....

May 15, 2013
Lifeguard is a Perfect Summer Job for Many Students

Lifeguard Season is Here - Jobs Available

Lifeguard Summer Jobs in Atlanta Georgia One of Atlanta’s largest pool management companies is looking for teenagers and high school students to become lifeguards for the summer pool season. Atlanta Pool Management has...

May 15, 2013
Biomass is a Major New Source for Energy @ Georgia Power

Georgia Power Increases Biomass to Lower Costs

Georgia Power has entered into a 20-year purchase agreement with Rollcast Energy, Inc. in order to boost its biomass capacity by 53.5 megawatts. Georgia Power president and CEO Paul Bowers stated to Energy Business...

May 15, 2013
A national healthcare leader, Kaiser Permanente, is looking to fill positions in Georgia immediately

Kaiser Permanente Hiring for Atlanta and Athens

One of the nation’s largest not-for-profit health plans, Kaiser Permanente, is actively recruiting to fill jobs in the Atlanta and Athens areas. The organization is looking for RNs and LPNs for supplemental staffing/PRN...

May 15, 2013

GDOL rescues Fayette County School System!

With Fayette County closing three elementary schools and one middle school, The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) is planning and hosting several job fair events open to all Fayette County school employers. Mark...

May 15, 2013
Georgia Tech Student Kristin Jolley with Jeopardy Host Alex Trebek (photo courtesy of NBC)

Georgia Tech Student Wins Big on Jeopardy!

Kristin Jolley is a senior majoring in Biology at the Georgia Institute of Technology. She recently competed in the Jeopardy! College Championships. In the semi-final round that aired Tuesday Kristen defeated students...

May 15, 2013