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Bank of America Joins the Reshoring Trend & Moves Jobs Back to the U.S.

Reshoring Update: Bank of America Moves IT Jobs Back to U.S.

Bank of America is joining other major U.S. corporations, General Motors...

May 14, 2013
Large Career Fair Scheduled for May 23 in Gwinnett

Department of Labor & Local Churches Team Up for Career Fair

The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) Gwinnett Career Center and three local churches are sponsoring the Fourth Annual Crossroads Career Expo Thursday, May 23, in Lawrenceville. Lawrenceville United Methodist, Hebron...

May 14, 2013
Dollar General is Hiring 10,000 nationwide, including Hundreds in Georgia

Dollar General – 18 Job Fairs This Saturday Across Georgia

Goodlettsville, TN-based Dollar General, the nation’s largest small-box retailer, is hosting a nationwide Career Fair event to hire 10,000 people. According to a company press release, “With the long term career...

May 14, 2013
A good Resume & Cover Letter are critical to job finding success

You Have Only 7 Seconds!

The average employer spends an average of only 7 seconds reviewing your resume. So, it better be good! Assistant Director of the Harvard Office of Career Services offers this helpful advice on how to write a resume and...

May 14, 2013
Sprint is a Corporate Leader in Hiring Our Heroes

Military/Veteran Transition Workshop – May 15

Telecommunications giant, Sprint, is hosting a one-day workshop to help current members of the military and veterans transition back to the private sector workforce. According to a company press release, Sprint has a...

May 14, 2013
Geno Gasbarro (center) is the man behind much of the chicken consumed in the U.S. (photo courtesy of

Georgia Made – Like Chicken? Thank Geno Gasbarro of Columbus

He has 34 patents to his name and his picture with the famous Colonel Sanders hangs on the wall. His name is Geno Gasbarro and according to an expose in the Columbus Dispatch, his company is partly responsible for most...

May 14, 2013
3 Georgia Companies Make the Prestigious List of Top Employers

3 Georgia Companies Make “100 Best to Work For”

The 2013 list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” has been released by Fortune magazine. The list includes 3 companies headquartered in Georgia. According to the report, Alston...

May 13, 2013
ALDI of Woodstock HIring Today

Hiring Flash - ALDI of Woodstock Hiring Today

Discount Supermarket - ALDI - is holding a hiring event today at their store in Woodstock. The event is from 4pm to 8pm at the location on Highway 92 @ West Village Drive - 4 miles east of 575. The company is looking to...

May 13, 2013
NBC Hit Show - Revolution - Shot a Pilot in Atlanta, including this photo at the State Capitol

“Revolution” Returning to Atlanta?

The hit television drama, Revolution, filmed its initial pilot in Atlanta, GA including some memorable scenes in the State Capitol. The show, which will soon begin filming season two, is looking to possibly return to...

May 13, 2013
The Home Depot Ranked as Georgia's Largest Company on the Fortune 500 List

16 Georgia Companies Make Fortune 500 List

The Home Depot ranked #34 worldwide, #1 in Georgia, with almost $75 billion in revenues for 2012. annually ranks the top 500 companies in the world based on annual revenue. This year, for the first time, 16...

May 13, 2013