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7 Mistakes to Avoid in the Job Hunt


Finding a job isn’t always easy, but there are helpful hints that can make the job hunt easier and help you to avoid mistakes along the way. Jessica Holbrook Hernandez, the CEO of Great Resumes Fast, is a contributing writer for Careerealism.com and also is an expert resume writer, career and...

FREE Online SAT Prep This Wednesday


C2 Education is hosting their final online SAT strategy session for the summer on Wednesday, August 7th at 8 pm. The webinar will teach participants strategies for the math, reading and writing sections of the SAT. There will also be admission experts available to answer questions throughout the...

Food Network Restaurant Coming to ATL


For all you travelers out there, Food Network Kitchen is opening a new restaurant at the Atlanta Airport. Food Network Kitchen will be opening in Concourse D by the end of 2013, according to the Atlanta Business Chronicle. A menu has not yet been released, however, Food Network states they have...

Engineering Jobs in High Demand


The global demand for experienced engineers is increasing, and there are not enough engineers to go around. CNNMoney reports that the U.S. is facing an engineering shortfall, along with other foreign countries such as Canada, the U.K., Australia and Germany. China, India and Brazil are not...

Biomass Plant & Jobs Headed to Lithonia


Green Energy Partners has been given the green light by an administrative law judge to construct a biomass plant in Lithonia, GA. The facility will be located on 21 acres and will cost $60 million to construct. Green Energy will ultimately sell the energy it creates to Georgia Power. The...

State Farm - Job Fair to Help Fill 800 Positions


State Farm recently announced Atlanta is one of three national hubs for the insurance giant, along with Dallas and Phoenix. The investment in Atlanta means more jobs, lots of jobs. State Farm is looking to hire an additional 800 people for metro Atlanta. A Job Fair to help find qualified employees...

Upcoming Job Fairs and Career Events for August 5 - August 9


Please click on each event for more information. Monday, August 5 RGIS Inventory (NON-Travel) 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Cobb/Cherokee GDOL, Marietta GA Department of Corrections 6:45 AM to 6:45 PM Reidsville Recruitment Office, Reidsville Tuesday, August 6 UCall & IHaul Moving Services 10:00 AM to...

Secrets to Lower College Costs [AUDIO]


Outside of purchasing a home, it is likely the biggest expense most people ever have. It’s the cost of college. Consider these facts: The average total cost for a student earning a four-year degree is now more than $100,000. The rate of inflation for college education is now higher than it is for...

Junior Achievement: Bringing Education to Life


Beginning this fall, students will learn how to budget, save, invest and become a leader in his or her own household. Junior Achievement of Georgia is providing students in the Atlanta Public Schools, DeKalb County Public Schools and Fulton Schools the opportunity to learn about finances, careers...

Online Driving School Expanding into Georgia


Cantor’s Driving School is now providing on-line drivers education for the residents of Georgia. It is approved by the Georgia Department of Driver Services and it also fulfills Georgia’s 30 hour “Joshua’s Law” course requirement. Cantor’s is one of the longest continually operated driver...

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