Skip to main content
Georgia Works

Georgia Works

Recent Posts

DIRTT Environmental Solutions Makes High-Quality Modular Interiors at their Savannah Plant

DIRTT Environmental Solutions named Georgia Small Manufacturer of the Year

Savannah-based DIRTT (Doing It Right This Time) Environmental Solutions has been recognized by the Technical College System of Georgia and the Georgia Department of Economic Development as the “Manufacturer of the Year...

April 8, 2013
Anchorman 2 is Currently Filming in Altanta and Looking for Extras

“Anchorman 2” Looking for Extras in Atlanta is reporting that producers for “Anchorman 2” are currently looking for “extras” in formal wear and 1970’s style. The scene is scheduled to film on April 25. Anyone interested should email personal...

April 8, 2013
Insurance Sales is a Fast Growing Job in Metro Atlanta

The Five Fastest Growing Jobs in Metro Atlanta

A special series from features Atlanta as one of five cities where people are considering relocating to because of career opportunity. In each city the five fastest growing careers are identified. For...

April 8, 2013
Khan Academy has changed online learning and now takes on medical education

Khan Academy Looking to Change the World of Medical Education

The free online learning site, Khan Academy, is teaming up with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Association of American Medical Colleges to help develop free medical lessons, training, and learning. Khan is...

April 5, 2013
Sweetwater Brewery is a local Atlanta "Boutique" Beer that is making it big!

Best Industries for Starting a Business

Want to go into business for yourself, but don’t know what industry to conquer? has just released a listing of the “8 Best Industries to Start a Business”. Artisanal Liquor...

April 5, 2013
Georgia is leading the nation in the increase of Women owned businesses

New Report: Georgia is the Place for Women Owned Business

The American Express Corporation has released a report showing that over the last 16 years Georgia leads the nation in the increase in the number of businesses owned by women. Since 1997 businesses owned by women across...

April 5, 2013

Nine More Job Fair Events Next Week Across Georgia

For the week of April 9-13 there are nine Job Fair events being held across Georgia. For more information on an individual event click on the link associated with that event.   Monday April 9 Rock Tenn 8:00 AM to 12:...

April 5, 2013
Job Fair with 800 Positions for U.S. Military Veterans

Department of Corrections & Others Looking to Hire 800 Veterans

The Georgia Department of Corrections is holding a Job Fair for U.S. military veterans on April 17. The event will be held at the National Guard Armory in Glenville, GA from 10am to 2pm. "The Department was honored...

April 5, 2013
Southwire Named Large Manufacturer of the Year

Carrollton-Based Southwire Named Large Manufacturer of the Year

Southwire Company is one of Georgia’s greatest success stories. Started 63 years ago in a small West Georgia town the company now has 15 manufacturing plants across the United States with five in Georgia. The company...

April 4, 2013
Congressman David Scott is Hoting One of Georgia's Largest Job Fair Events

One of Georgia’s Largest Job Fairs Announced for April 19th

Congressman David Scott has announced his 10th annual Jobs Fair will be held April 19th at the Georgia International Convention Center in College Park, GA. The event takes place from 10am to 3pm and is expected to draw...

April 4, 2013