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Dallas-based School for the Talented and Gifed calims the title of the No. 1 public school in the country for the third year!

The 2014 Best American High Schools

With criticism over standardized tests, drop out rates and graduates being unprepared for college, public schools have become the nations scapegoat with it comes education. While national headlines may discourage...

April 22, 2014
The Porsche HQ should be completed by the end of the year.

Porsche Headquarters Creating New Jobs

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. is completing it's new $100 million project that began in November 2012, announced the Atlanta Business Chronicle. The 28-acre headquarters will be located at the northeast corner of...

April 15, 2014
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Resume Writing Tips: Matching Your Skills To A Job

Jessica Holbrook Hernandez is an expert resume writer, and a career and personal branding strategist who contributes to Her latest article discusses how to use your resume as a tool even though your...

April 15, 2014
The Business and Employer Summit will be held in Cartersville and Griffin in May.

Georgia DOL Helping Employers With Business Summit

A Business and Employer Summit is being planned by the Georgia Department of Labor throughout Georgia over the next few months. The summit is designed to aid employers, business owners, managers, hiring professionals...

April 15, 2014
Value Place is the nation's largest economy extended stay hotel.

Nation's Largest Economy Extended Stay Hotel Coming to Chamblee

Value Place extended stay hotel is building a new four-story, 124-room hotel in Chamblee with a completion date scheduled for February 2015. The hotel will be located near the intersection of the I-85 Northeast...

April 14, 2014
The Georgia Mountains Regional Commission Mobile Training Unit will be the Cumming Library for the next 3 months.

Free Mobile Job Training Unit at Cumming Library

The Georgia Mountains Regional Commission's Mobile Training Unit will be at the Cumming Library parking lot on Tuesday, April 22nd from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm located at 585 Dahlonega Road. This is a free resource for the...

April 14, 2014
August 1st and 2nd will be the "Back to School" sales tax free weekend this year.

Sales Tax Free Holidays Continue

The "Back to School" sales tax-free holiday weekend is going to continue for an additional two years, announced Governor Deal. Over the two-year time period, Georgians will save up to $143 million on back to school...

April 14, 2014
UGA's Master of Internet Technology is now taking applications.

UGA Offering Online IT Program

The University of Georgia has recently announced the launching of an online master's program beginning this fall for professionals wanting to upgrade their business and digital skills. The Master of Internet Technology...

April 14, 2014
Fred Elsberry is President of the Atlanta Better Business Bureau

Going to College? Don't Get Scammed![AUDIO]

Billions of dollars each year are available in student loans and scholarships for college. So with all this money, there is bound to be interest from students, parents, and unfortunately, scammers. This week on Georgia...

April 13, 2014
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City of Holly Springs Hosting Job Fair

The city of Holly Springs is hosting a job fair on Wednesday, May 7th from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Holly Springs Community Center located at 164 Hickory Road ( The Holly Springs Community...

April 11, 2014