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Georgia's Top 50 Public Companies!

Do you know Georgia's top 50 public companies? These companies are ranked by the latest annual revenue as well as information obtained from the Securities and Exchange Commision Form 10K and annual reports. This data...

June 25, 2014
Unemployment is predicted at a rate of 6.7% at the end of 2014!

Congrats Metro Atlanta, our economy is bigger than Iran's!

According to a report from the U.S. Conference of Mayors, Metro Atlanta has the 10th largest economy in America...

June 25, 2014
Georgia is the #1 place for business in the nation!

Georgia is named #1 in U.S. for Business!

It was announced Tuesday, June 24, 2014, that CNBC, a world-leading news source, announced and named Georgia as the #1 place for business in the nation! Deal stated, “Since taking office, I have worked every day to make...

June 25, 2014
Mark your calendar for these career events and get hired today!

Career Fairs and Events for Now - September 25th!

8/12/14: On Time Staffing - 1PM-3PM @ Gwinnett County Career Center  8/13/14: Hire Dynamics - 10AM-12PM @ Gwinnett County Career Center  8/13/14: TriEst Ag Group - 9AM-2PM @ Tifton Career Center  8/13/14: Bon Appetit...

June 24, 2014

Keurig creates 550 jobs in Douglas County!

Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. will invest $337 million in a new cold brewing manufacturing facility in Douglas County that will create 550 jobs over the next five years.  Governor Deal made the annoucement today and said...

June 19, 2014

Starbucks Offers Employees FREE Tuition!

It was announced this week that Starbucks will partner with Arizona State University and offer their thousands of employees free online college education, without requiring them to stay with the company. The program is...

June 18, 2014
Get rid of your case of the Mondays!

How to get rid of your case of the Mondays!

Everyone gets a case of "The Monday's" right? But, Monday mornings are a critical time of the workweek, it sets the stage for the day as well as the week ahead. Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author...

June 16, 2014

The Arts Learning Task Force will raise student achievement & attract businesses!

Earlier this week, Governor Deal announced the creation of the Arts Learning Task Force to help improve student achievement with the development of robust arts learning environments. Deal says that the Arts Learning...

June 13, 2014

Kroger will create 120 jobs in Clayton County!

One of the world's largest grocery retailers, Kroger, is relocating to a new distribution center in Forest Park, creating 120 new jobs and investing more than $175 million over the next five years. Governor Deal said, “...

June 13, 2014
Company expanding in LaGrange, GA!

Korea-based auto supplier creates 80 jobs in LaGrange, GA!

Korea-based Hanil E Hwa Interior Systems, an auto supplier, will expand creating 80 jobs and investing $5.5 million over the next two years.  Governor Deal stated, "The international automotive industry has repeatedly...

June 11, 2014