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Georgia is a much "Better than Average" state for retiree income

Georgia Ranks 17th for Retiree “Livability” Income

A report by the financial planning site,, shows Georgia retirees (aged 64+) earning 62% of the average income for Georgians aged 45-64. The 62% “replacement” income level ranks Georgia 17th nationwide....

June 10, 2013
Entrepreneurs Continue to Drive Georgia's Economy

Atlanta’s Top Entrepreneurs

The Metro Atlanta Chamber and Atlanta Business Chronicle have identified their Business Person of the Year award winners. 150 nominations were made for categories that include different stages of entrepreneurs.According...

June 10, 2013
Summer Resort Season is Here & Lake Lanier Islands is Still Hiring

Lake Lanier Islands – Still Hiring

The summer resort season is in full swing and one of Georgia’s most visited tourist attractions continues to fill jobs. Lake Lanier Islands Resort in Buford, GA, a 1,500 acre resort has dozens of full and part-time...

June 10, 2013
Personal Fiscal Security Could Be Just Around the Corner

Financial Freedom: The "Easy to Follow" Recipe

The American Dream is not exactly written in stone, but if it were, surely it would include fiscal independence. Noted IRS tax attorney, Sandy Botkin, has written a book with a roadmap to financial freedom. And while...

June 10, 2013
Caterpiller Recently Closed a Japanese Plant to Open in Georgia

Three International Companies Moving Jobs Back to the U.S.

We have recently documented the small but growing trend of moving manufacturing jobs back to the United States. A new report from the website lists three major U.S. based corporations that are moving some...

June 10, 2013
Job Fair Events are Happening All Over Georgia

13 Job Fairs/Career Events Across Georgia June 10-14

Thirteen events will be held across Georgia from June 10-14. For more information on each event click on the event name. Monday, June 10 Prologistix 9:00 AM to 12:00 PMGeorgia Department of Labor - Gainesville,...

June 7, 2013
The Wildly Popular Georgia-based Food Chain is Now Offering Tours

Atlanta’s Newest Tourist Attraction: Chick-fil-A Tour

Atlanta is home to many a corporate giant. And one of the more recent trends in tourism, is to see the inner workings of some of America’s most well-known brands. Coca-Cola and CNN have long capitalized on brand tours,...

June 7, 2013
Nuesoft Technologies Has Long Been an Active Part of the Marietta Business Community and Sponsors the Southern Tech Soccer Team

Marietta Technology Firm Plans to Add 200 Jobs

Nuesoft Technologies started out of the ATDC business incubator program at Georgia Tech. Now some 14 years later the company is thriving as a premier “cloud-based” information technology firm in the health IT sector....

June 7, 2013
Greenway Technolgies Has Opened Its New HQ in Carrollton

Greenway Technologies Opens HQ in Carrollton

Carrollton-based Greenway Medical Technologies has opened its new expanded corporate headquarters. Greenway has been rapidly expanding adding 300 jobs since late 2011. Governor Nathan Deal was on hand for the grand...

June 7, 2013
AT&T Announces Major Expansion in Georgia

AT&T to Hire 1000 in Georgia

Governor Nathan Deal and AT...

June 6, 2013