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200 More Jobs for Atlanta Airport


Airport restaurant company, HBF, has announced a plan to hire up to 200 new employees for stores in the newly refurbished Concourse A at Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson Airport. These 200 positions are expected to be filled by the end of July. HBF operates restaurants in 30 of America’s largest airports...

Atlanta Principal Helps Almost 500 Students find Summer Jobs


Maynard Jackson High School Principal Stephanie Johnson has gone above and beyond her duties in leading her school. Ms. Jackson has created “Mission Possible: Summer Opportunity”. The “Mission Possible” program is designed to find Maynard Jackson High students summer jobs. This summer two job fair...

Sixteen Job Fair Events Across Georgia June 22 - June 27


There are 16 Career Fairs and Events for the week of Saturday, June 22 through Thursday, June 27th. Saturday, June 22 Career Guidance Expo 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM Big Miller Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Lithonia Monday, June 24 AmeriFleet Transportation 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM North Metro Career Center...

Effingham County Mega-Studio Moves Forward


The Effingham County Industrial Authority has approved a bond resolution for the industrial development bonds associated with the Medient Studios project. The up to $300 million in bonds are for capital expenditures associated with the construction of what is being billed as “the nation’s largest...

150,000 Square Foot Healthcare Facility to Open in Cherokee County


WellStar Health System has announced it will construct a 150,000 square foot health facility in Holly Springs, GA. The news follows a February announcement of the purchase of 62 acres and plans to hire 1000 workers for a new campus in Cherokee County. According to a report in the Atlanta Business...

Georgia, Georgia State, West Georgia, Clark Earn Top Honors for Online Masters Programs


MastersDegreeOnline.org has released their annual college masters program rankings. It is a tool for students in their search for the best online education and degree programs. There are 13 Masters Degree Programs that were considered for rankings. According to MastersDegreeOnline.org, each program...

Existing Home Sales Reach 2009 Levels; Atlanta Jumps Again


The latest report from the National Association of Realtors is good news for homeowners. Existing home sales rose 4.2% in May to a level of 5.2 million nationwide. This is the highest level of existing home sales since 2009. Prices for housing also continue to rise rapidly. The media price...

Carroll County Career Expo Announced


From the Georgia Department of Labor... Job seekers in West Georgia will have a unique opportunity to connect with businesses looking to fill current or future openings during a career expo sponsored by the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL). The expo will be held Thursday, June 27, from 1-5 p.m....

250 Jobs for Forsyth County


CBRE, the world’s largest commercial real estate firm, has announced that Walmart will build a new location on Peachtree Parkway in Cumming, GA. The Super Walmart will be 177,000 square feet and is expected to open in 2014. Once fully operational, the Cumming Walmart will employ an estimated 250...

Georgia Department of Labor & Uncle Sam Team Up


The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) has announced it will team up with the U.S. Army to try and fill a number of reservist positions. The GDOL Cobb-Cherokee Career Center will host a recruitment event Friday, June 21, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Training Room B at the career center, located at...

All volunteers receive training, free parking and a catered meal provided by Carole Parks Catering.

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