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Repaying a Student Loan - Be Careful!


Student loan debt is at the highest level in U.S. history. The Department of Education reports that 6.8 million student loan borrowers are in default. The cost of higher education has never been "higher". The fact is, investing in college and paying the costs has become a major financial decision....

Safety in Online Job Hunting


Mailing resumes and cover letters through the post office is a thing of the past. With the convenience of the internet, job searching is more time effective and productive online. However, there are cautions to be taken seriously with the possibility of identity theft. Teena Rose, from ...

Atlanta Job Fair – Today(Tuesday, May, 21)


The Atlanta Workforce Development Agency is hosting a weekly Job Fair today (Tuesday, May, 21) from 8:00 AM -11:00 AM. In order to attend the job fair, you MUST be a City of Atlanta resident and register with AWDA. Click HERE to register. AWDA 818 Pollard Blvd, SW Atlanta, Georgia 30315 Employers...

A Gigabit Beltline


The city of Atlanta "Beltline" development may feature the fastest Internet speeds in the south. City officials are considering laying fiber-optic cable along the 22-mile beltline project. The fiber-optic cable, which carries light signals, can deliver Internet speeds up to 100 times faster than...

Lowe's Hiring in Georgia


Want to keep improving? The national home improvement store, Lowe’s, whose motto is “Never Stop Improving” is currently hiring throughout Georgia. The company has 73 job opportunities listed on its site including: Delivery Drivers Seasonal Employees Sales Specialists Customer Service Associates...

Mohawk Hiring in Georgia


One of the world’s largest carpet manufacturers is continuing to hire in Georgia. Mohawk Flooring currently has more than 55 jobs available mainly in the Calhoun, Dalton, Rome, Summerville, Tifton, Chatsworth, Milledgeville and Duluth areas. The jobs available include: electricians sales general...

Jobs That Survive


Economies surge and struggle. With them, jobs come and go. Yet there are certain careers that seem to stand the test of time. The good people at Yahoo! Education have compiled a list of “Six Positions Employers are Always Hiring”. 1. Accountant – Do you enjoy trying to figure out the best use of...

LEADing to a Brighter Future


Many a former athlete has talked about “giving back”; CJ Stewart is delivering. The former professional baseball player with the Chicago Cubs grew up in inner-city Atlanta. Like many of his friends, CJ faced the challenges associated with starting life in a public housing project. But he also had...

Primerica Opens New Global HQ in Duluth, GA


Governor Nathan Deal was on hand Friday to cut the ribbon on the new 365,000 square foot home of Primerica, Inc. The independent financial services marketing company is the largest of its kind in the United States. The new headquarters in Gwinnett County will house 1,600 employees and has room for...

Job Fairs Everywhere!


Fifteen Job Fair and Career Events will tkae place across Georgia from May 20-24   Monday, May 20 Budd Workforce Solutions 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM Augusta Career Center, Grantville Tuesday, May 21 Global Protective Services 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM North Metro Career Center, Atlanta ABL Management 9:30...

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