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Video Game Developers

Job Fair for Video Game Developers

Georgia has become a major player in the video game development world. A recent study by the Georgia Game Developers Association (GGDA) credits the industry with nearly 2,000 direct jobs and $1.6 billion of economic...

March 21, 2013

Georgia Adds Over 19,000 Jobs in February

The adjusted employment numbers have been relased by The Georgia Department of Labor. The jobless rate has fallen to the lowest point in four years at 8.6% unemployed. “The unemployment rate is the lowest it’s been in...

March 21, 2013
Department of Juvenile Justice

Department of Juvenile Justice Announces Statewide Hiring

Georgia’s Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) is looking to hire teachers, correctional officers, and nurses in locations that spread across the state. The DJJ currently employs more than 4000 people in 28 sites. A...

March 20, 2013
Video Resume Presentation

Video Resumes - Good but Dangerous

Video resumes have become a widely-used tool to distinguish an applicant’s talents...

March 20, 2013
Speed Hire

Atlanta Chosen for New SpeedHIRE Service is a New Jersey-based consulting firm that has developed “SpeedHIRE” to help employers and potential employees maximize the time spent in the hiring process. Atlanta, along with Houston, Raleigh, and...

March 20, 2013
West Georgia Tech

Douglasville Job Fair Today

West Georgia Technical College along with the Georgia Department of Labor are hosting a job fair today in Douglasville, GA. The event is being held from 1pm-4pm at the Department of Labor office located at 4600 Timber...

March 20, 2013
Boyd Property Preservation

104 Jobs for Dalton & 300 Statewide

Boyd Property Preservation LLC has announced a major business expansion. The company, headquartered in Dalton, GA, maintains bank-owned property throughout the southeast United States. The planned expansion is expected...

March 20, 2013
Moultrie Technical College

Moultrie Job Fair to Feature 50 Employers

The 2013 Community Career Resource Fair in Moultrie will be held from 9am to noon on Thursday, March 21. Organizers expect 50 local businesses to attend the event at Moultrie Technical College's (MTC) Veterans Parkway...

March 19, 2013
Medient Studios Movie "Storage 24"

Major New Movie Studio Near Savannah to Create 1,200 Jobs

Medient Studios has announced plans to build a new $90 million movie studio in Effingham County near Savannah, GA. The Effingham County Industrial Development Authority unanimously approved a memorandum of understanding...

March 19, 2013

New Study Claims Facebook Key to Finding a Job

Researchers Moira Burke and Robert Kraut recently conducted a study that included responses from 3,000 participants and Facebook data from nearly 250,000 users. Their conclusion; Facebook usage increases your chance of...

March 19, 2013