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Four Best Places to Search Online for Jobs


The job hunting season for college graduates is in full swing. P.C. magazine has recently released their top job hunting tips for new graduates. Included in the overall list are the four top places to search online when looking for a new career. 1. General Job Websites – PC Mag Top 10 a. Indeed.com...

Best City for College Grads: Atlanta


About.com has released its list of “Best Cities for College Grads”. Atlanta joins Boston, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Minneapolis, Seattle, and St. Louis as the best places to find a job after graduation. The rankings take into consideration the number of major retailers headquartered in each city....

Major Homebuilder Moving HQ to Atlanta


Bloomfield Hills, MI-based PulteGroup is moving its national headquarters to Atlanta. The Pulte board of directors voted Thursday to leave Michigan and is seeking office space in Atlanta to house an estimated 300 employees. According to a report in the Detroit Free Press, PulteGroup is one of the...

10 Hardest Jobs to Fill


Manpower Group, an Atlanta-based workforce solutions company, has released its 2013 Talent Shortage Survey. The company surveyed more than 40,000 employers across the globe including more than 1,000 U.S. employers. According to the report, 39 percent of U.S. employers are experiencing difficulty...

Major IT Firm Expands in Atlanta


Computer Generated Solutions (CGS) has announced the expansion of their Atlanta operations by the opening of a new office that is triple the size of the current location. The New York-based company employs more than 5,000 worldwide and has identified Atlanta as a location for growth. According to a...

Baby Boomers – Returning to the Workforce


The retirement wave that was supposed to hit as Baby Boomers entered their 60’s is not happening as planned. A surprising number of eligible retirees are either staying in the workforce or considering returning to it. A recent study by CareerBuilder.com found that 6 of 10 workers age 60 plus say...

New Norcross Walmart Offering 200 Jobs


The new Walmart in Norcross is set to open in July of this year. The 157,000 square foot store will employ up to 200 people. Applications are currently being accepted Monday-Friday from 8am to 5pm and Saturday from 8am to noon. The hiring center is at the location where the store is being built, in...

The Easiest College Savings Tool


Wednesday was national “529” day. The idea for recognizing May 29th as "529" day is to raise awareness of the 529 Plan for college savings is offered in all 50 states. According to the investment firm Edward Jones, a recent survey shows that some 69% of all Americans are not aware that a 529 Plan...

Georgia Wins “Gold Shovel” Award


The website AreaDevelopment.com is a leading authority on economic development projects in the United States. Each year the organization recognizes the best states for economic development and awards them “Gold” or “Silver” shovel awards. According to Area Development, annual awards recognize...

Ten Lowest Earning College Degrees


Undoubtedly a college degree will improve your earning potential. In fact, statistics show that college graduates earn 40% over a lifetime than workers without a degree. However, that does not mean all college diplomas are equal, when it comes to career earning potential. According to Kiplingers....

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