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Mitsubishi Announces Plan to Hire 100 at the Opening of Gwinnett HQ


Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating Division, has opened its new headquarters in Suwanee, Ga. According to a company press release, this is the fifth headquarters in Gwinnett County since it began operations here in 1992, the facility represents the Cooling & Heating Division’s strong...

Gamers Needed – Today!


The 2013 Spring College Fair & Portfolio Show sponsored by the Georgia Game Developers Association(GGDA) is taking place today - April 18 - from 10AM to 2PM at the Georgia International Convention Center, 2000 Convention Center Concourse, College Park, GA 30337 One of Georgia’s fastest growing...

Sweetwater Brewery Expanding Again


Atlanta-based Sweetwater Brewery has seen incredible growth during its 16 years of existence. What started as a Georgia-only producer of fine beer spread to the five neighboring states by 2004. Now, according to a report from the Atlanta Business Chronicle, Sweetwater is growing again, in coming...

5 Best Atlanta Employers for Telecommuting


Does it work or not? That is the question for many employers surrounding telecommuting. Recently, Yahoo made news by reversing course on telecommuting and restricting it for employees. New CEO Marissa Meyer changed what has become a growing trend in employment. According to the Fortune magazine Top...

MLT Vacations HQ is now Atlanta and with it 100 New Jobs


Delta Airlines subsidiary, MLT Vacations, is one of the nation’s largest vacation package providers. Now, they will call Atlanta home. Governor Nathan Deal and Delta CEO Richard Anderson attended a ribbon-cutting on Wednesday to announce the new jobs. According to a report at the Atlanta Business...

Hartwell Area Job Fair Announced


A Job Fair/Career Expo will be held Monday April 29, from 10AM to 1PM at the Cateechee Golf Club in Hartwell, GA. According to a report on the website IndependentMail.com, at least 20 employers will take part. “Right now we have 20 employers committed to be there,” Toccoa Career Center manager Greg...

Pratt & Whitney Expansion Will Bring Jobs to Columbus, GA


Engine maker Pratt & Whitney has announced it is closing a Maintenance Center in San Antonio, TX and will shift the jobs to a plant in Columbus, GA. According to a report from the Associated Press, Pratt & Whitney said in a statement that the "primary facility" for the jet engine repairs...

Kennesaw State University – Stronger than Ever


Kennesaw State University President, Dan Papp, delivered his State of the University speech on Wednesday. He highlighted the school’s amazing success story. Fifty years ago there was no campus, no students, no staff. Today, Kennesaw State is the 3rd largest school in the University System with...

Lake Lanier Islands to Hire 150


Lake Lanier Islands Resort and the Georgia Department of Labor are teaming up for a Job Fair on April 18th from 4pm to 7pm. The goal is to fill 150 openings for Spring/Summer positions at the resort. Applicants should be at least 16 years old and bring a resume along with identification. For more...

“Invest in Our Vets” Announced for May 3rd


The Greater Atlanta Veteran Hiring Expo has been announced by the Scott Rigsby Foundation. The event is scheduled from noon to 5PM for May 3rd and is part of the fourth annual Alliance Ride in support of our military heroes. Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Alpharetta, GA is the location. Employers...

All volunteers receive training, free parking and a catered meal provided by Carole Parks Catering.

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