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Atlanta Public Schools & Microsoft Team Up for Career Preparation

Atlanta Public Schools and Microsoft Join Forces for Career Ready Students

Microsoft Corporation has announced that the City of Atlanta Public School system has joined with 9 other systems and colleges across the United States to begin using the new Windows 8 to prepare students for college...

March 29, 2013
Koch Foods- America's Chicken Specialists

Koch Foods to Create 750 New Jobs in Harris County

Governor Nathan Deal has announced that Illinois-based Koch Foods will invest $49 million to expand its’ processing facility in Harris County. The new investment is also expected to create 750 new jobs. “Georgia is the...

March 28, 2013
Southern Ionics

New Plant and 35 Jobs Proposed for Pierce County

West Point, MS-based Southern Ionics is looking to expand production in South Georgia. According to a news report in the Blackshear Times, the proposed Offerman Mineral Sand Plant would process mineral sands from two...

March 28, 2013
University of Georgia Researcher Michael Adams

UGA Scientists Claim Process to Create “Green” Fuel

University of Georgia researchers believe they have found a process for turning carbon dioxide found in the earth’s atmosphere into industrial products that may eventually lead to bio-diesel. "Basically, what we have...

March 28, 2013

Monthly Job Fair Showing Amazing Results

It has been described as “speed dating for jobs”. The Roswell United Methodist Church monthly Job Fair events have successfully placed hundreds of people in new jobs over the last couple years. The events, held on the...

March 28, 2013
General Motors to Hire 1000 for Technology Center in Roswell

Plan to Hire 1000 for Roswell, GA Technology Center is Underway

General Motors recently announced the creation of three major Information Technology Centers across the United States, including a location in Roswell, GA. Hiring to fill up to 1000 jobs is now underway for the Roswell...

March 28, 2013
EndoChoice CinchPad Product

EndoChoice Looking to Fill High-Paying Positions in Alpharetta

Alpharetta-based EndoChoice has been listed on the INC 500 fastest growing companies in America for three years. The medical-device company that provides devices, diagnostics, infection control and imaging for...

March 27, 2013
Dekalb County is Hiring Teachers

Dekalb County Schools to Hold Teacher Career Forum

The Dekalb County School System, which employs 3,600 teachers, is looking to hire new educators for the 2013-14 school year. The teacher career forum will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. at school headquarters at 1701 Mountain...

March 27, 2013
Dekalb Jobs Bus - Mobile Career Center

“Jobs” Bus Back on the Road

The mobile Dekalb County career center, also known as the “Jobs” bus is back in operation. The mobile career center will be travelling throughout Dekalb County offering workshops, training, job search assistance, resume...

March 27, 2013
Atlanta Housing Market Remains Strong

Rapidly Strengthening Atlanta Housing Market Should Mean Jobs

The most recent Case-Shiller housing index shows Atlanta with the 5th highest yearly gain in housing prices. The one-year pricing increase of 13.4% placed Atlanta behind only Phoenix, San Francisco, Las Vegas and...

March 26, 2013