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Georgia has become a national leader in the production of Biomass material for energy production

Biomass Plant & Jobs Headed to Lithonia

Green Energy Partners has been given the green light by an administrative law judge to construct a biomass plant in Lithonia, GA. The facility will be located on 21 acres and will cost $60 million to construct. Green...

August 2, 2013
America's Largest Insurance Company is Hiring 800 in Atlanta

State Farm - Job Fair to Help Fill 800 Positions

State Farm recently announced Atlanta is one of three national hubs for the insurance giant, along with Dallas and Phoenix. The investment in Atlanta means more jobs, lots of jobs. State Farm is looking to hire an...

August 2, 2013
There are 8 Job Fairs and Events Scheduled for Next Week

Upcoming Job Fairs and Career Events for August 5 - August 9

Please click on each event for more information. Monday, August 5 RGIS Inventory (NON-Travel)1:00 PM to 3:00 PMCobb/Cherokee GDOL, Marietta GA Department of Corrections 6:45 AM to 6:45 PMReidsville Recruitment Office...

August 2, 2013
Earning a College Degree is More Expensive than Ever

Secrets to Lower College Costs [AUDIO]

Outside of purchasing a home, it is likely the biggest expense most people ever have. It’s the cost of college. Consider these facts: The average total cost for a student earning a four-year degree is now more than $...

August 1, 2013
Junior Achievement's Chick-fil-A Foundation Discovery Center Opens for 6th - 8th graders.

Junior Achievement: Bringing Education to Life

Beginning this fall, students will learn how to budget, save, invest and become a leader in his or her own household. Junior Achievement of Georgia is providing students in the Atlanta Public Schools, DeKalb County...

August 1, 2013
Cantor's Driving School now Online for Georgia Residents

Online Driving School Expanding into Georgia

Cantor’s Driving School is now providing on-line drivers education for the residents of Georgia. It is approved by the Georgia Department of Driver Services and it also fulfills Georgia’s 30 hour “Joshua’s Law” course...

August 1, 2013
Krispy Kreme will be creating 350 jobs by 2014.

More Sweet Treats (and Jobs) for Metro Atlanta

Krispy Kreme is opening a new Doughnut factory in Roswell and will continue to add a number of new doughnut shops throughout the metro Atlanta area creating approximately 350 full and part-time jobs by early 2014. There...

August 1, 2013
More employers are expected to hire interns in 2013.

Internships on the Rise in 2013

A new study by reports that 53% of employers surveyed are expected to hire more interns in 2013 than in 2012. An internship or temp position can give students and grads a chance to try a company on for...

July 31, 2013
Miller County Hospital recruitment event set for August 15th at the Bainbridge Career Center.

Miller County Hospital Recruiting Nurses

Miller County Hospital, in Colquitt, GA, is recruiting approximately 15 nurses (RNs), licensed practical nurses (LPNs), and certified nursing assistants (CNAs) according to a recent press release by the Georgia...

July 31, 2013