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Georgia is Open for New Business

Georgia Ranked #9 for Starting a Business

A new report by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce ranks all 50 states for entrepreneurship and innovation, as measured by the number of high-tech businesses in the state, programs that support entrepreneurs, and STEM (...

May 1, 2013
Children's Healthcare is Adding 50 Additional Beds as Part of $19 million expansion

Children’s Health Care of Atlanta Growing

A $19 million expansion is planned by Children’s Health Care of Atlanta at Egleston and Scottish Rite hospitals. The investment is expected to add 50 new beds and an undisclosed number of new jobs. According to a report...

April 30, 2013
Andrew Ng & Daphne Koller created Coursera to Literally Change the World of Higher Learning

Free Online College - Yes, Free!


April 30, 2013
Atlanta's Own Chick-fil-A is growing and hiring across the U.S.

Plan for 2013 – 102 New Locations & 6,200 Jobs

The latest Chick-fil-A restaurant has opened in Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta. The location is the most recent addition to one of America’s fastest growing restaurant chains. Atlanta-based Chick-...

April 30, 2013
Fort Gordon is the Site for a May 7th Military & Veterans Job Fair

Job Fair for America’s Heroes

Fort Gordon’s Army Career and Alumni Program Center, along with the Georgia Department of Labor, are hosting a job fair for active-duty military, veterans, National Guard and reserve units as well as family members....

April 30, 2013
Movie Jobs are Growing Fast in Georgia

Want to be in the Movies?

A number of movies are currently being filmed across Georgia which means jobs as extras are available. The jobs are temporary and often take many hours, but you just might see yourself on the big screen. The movie Need...

April 30, 2013
Technology Employer Growing in Georgia with New Regional Office

60 Jobs Coming to Gwinnett

BlueWave Computing cut the ribbon Tuesday on a new regional office that is expected to create 60 new jobs. The new location is in Peachtree Corners, GA. and is part of a company-wide growth plan that includes expanding...

April 30, 2013
New Walmart Concept Store Means Jobs

95 Jobs for Tucker Neighborhood Market

A new Walmart “Neighborhood Market” is opening in Tucker, and with it, 95 new jobs. According to a company news release, "We are excited to add the first Walmart Neighborhood Market to Tucker and bring good jobs with...

April 30, 2013
The 1968 Chiefs Won Atlanta's First Professional Sports Title

Atlanta – A New Home for Major League Soccer?

Atlanta’s first professional sports franchise championship was won by the 1968 Atlanta Chiefs of the North American Soccer League (NASL). Now, some 45 years later, Major League Soccer (MLS) may be coming to Atlanta. The...

April 29, 2013
Job Postings Are Increasingly Moving to Mobile Platforms

Smartphones – The New Horizon for Job Recruitment

2015 is the year experts believe handheld devices will surpass laptops...

April 29, 2013