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Georgia #2 for Doing Business


Area Development Online released their fourth annual “Top 10 States for Doing Business.” Georgia was ranked #2, while Texas maintained its #1 ranking.The states were ranked on factors in the following categories: Business Environment, Labor Climate, Infrastructure and Global Access. Reasons for...

Diversity Hiring Expo Tomorrow!


The Diversity Hiring Expo is tomorrow at the Cobb Galleria from 10am to 2pm. This is a free event for any and all professional candidates. Veterans, college graduates and students are encouraged and invited to attend. Please remember to bring multiple resumes and to dress professionally. Many...

The World's Finest - Lodge & Cloister - Hiring


Not only is Georgia a great place to live and work, but also a great place to vacation. The Lodge at Sea Island and The Cloister were chosen by Travel + Leisure magazine readers to be on the “World’s Best Hotel” list. In addition, both hotels made the “Star Award Winners” list in Forbes magazine....

Aaron's is Hiring


Aaron’s, Inc. has more than 1,800 stores nationwide that specialize in lease ownership and sales of furniture, electronics and appliances. Presently, Aaron’s has 30 job openings in Georgia and the Metro Atlanta area: Albany, Augusta, Atlanta, LaGrange, Macon and Marietta.   Job openings are...

Football = Economic Development [AUDIO]


Football season in Georgia is big, real big. College football is no longer just Georgia, Georgia Tech and Georgia Southern. Schools like Georgia State, Kennesaw State, Mercer, and Reinhardt all have football programs underway. High School football has gone from a local Friday night pastime to a...

Career Fairs and Events for Monday, September 9th through Friday, September 13th


There are twelve career fairs and events beginning on Monday, September 9th.  Please click on each event for more information. Monday, September 9th Child Care, LLC from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Athens Career Center, Athens TenCate from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Gainesville Career Center,...

Farmers Home Furnishings Expanding in Dublin


Farmers Home Furniture has recently announced they are expanding its current distribution operations in Laurens County. The expansion will bring a $4 million investment to Laurens County. Over the next 10 years, 62 more jobs will be created by Farmers Home Furniture. Phillip Faircloth, President...

Hot Jobs!


What are the "hot" jobs across the U.S.? In a recent study by PayScale.com, there are some jobs that have a higher level of job security due to the fact that opportunities in the field are expected to grow. “Some fields are becoming obsolete while others are going to see rapid growth in the next 10...

Unique Opportunity for Job Seekers


The Northeast Georgia Talent Attraction Kickoff is a unique opportunity for job seekers to engage in a hand-on experience. It will take place on Tuesday, September 17th from 11 am to 5pm at the First Baptist Church, located at 95 Bowman Street in Lavonia. Job seekers will be able to receive free...

Kuhmo Tire to Finish Plant & Hire 300 in Bibb County


Kumho Tire is ready to finish what it started in Bibb County. The tire company began to build a manufacturing plant in Bibb County back in 2008, however, when the recession hit, Kuhmo Tire put the plant on hold. The Macon Telegraph released in an exclusive interview that Kuhmo Tire is ready to...

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