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$200 million Investment Could Mean 800 More Atlanta-Based Jobs


Sandy Springs based Airwatch received a $200 million boost from New York investors this week. The announcement comes on the heels of last month's $60 million investment, expected to help create 1000 technology related jobs. Airwatch says that 800 of the new jobs are expected to be based in metro...

Major Industrial Project for Bartow County


One of America's largest industrial developers has chosen Bartow County for its next major project. Pattillo Industrial Real Estate has created more than 1000 Industrial projects across the United States, including Georgia based developments in Coweta and Jackson counties. The just announced Bartow...

Movie Industry Bets Big on Georgia...Again!


The home of James Bond, Superman, and Dr. Who is coming to Georgia. Pinewood Studios, one of the world's most prolific movie production studios has announced plans for a $100 million investment that is expected to create 1500 jobs. The new facilities wil be located in Fayette County, GA and will be...

Construction Jobs Making a Comeback?


The 2009 economic downturn almost devastated the construction industry, especially in Georgia. However, new reports show, construction may be making a comeback. In fact, construction may soon lead the way to the long sought after "jobs recovery"! Read more...

5 Myths About Job Searching


Anyone ever told you "the smartest person always gets the job"? Well, according to our friends at Careerealism.com this is one of the many "Job Myths" you may hear while searching for new employment. Take a look at the rest of the "Top 5 Job Search Myths"

Creating a New Resume in Word


Time to update or create a new resume? Using the popular Microsoft Word? Here's some helpful tips in creating a resume that gets noticed!

International Firms Continue to Make Georgia Their New Home


A major Japanese agriculture company, specializing in dairy products, has chosen Peachtree City, GA as their new American headquarters. Calpis America Inc. will build a manufacturing facility alongside its new American headquarters. The Peachtree City, facility will produce CALSPORIN®, the company'...

Searching for a Job Online? Some Helpful Hints!


Searching for a job online means more than just job search websites. Here are some helpful hints on what more you can do online.

Villa Rica Manufacturer Announces New Jobs & $60 million Expansion


Villa Rica, GA based Printpack Inc. has announced a $60 million plant expansion that is expected to create 20 new manufacturing related jobs.   “Printpack’s decision to invest in advanced technology at the Villa Rica operation is a reflection of Georgia’s skilled workforce, superior logistics...

90 Manufacturing Jobs Coming to Middle Georgia


California based Norton Packaging will open a new manufacturing facility in Jasper County, GA. The investment will be $12 million and is expected to create 90 new manufacturing jobs. Norton specializes in creating plastic containers, buckets, and moldings. Check out the full announcement.

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