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Insurance Sales is a Fast Growing Job in Metro Atlanta

The Five Fastest Growing Jobs in Metro Atlanta

- Monday, April 8, 2013 - 5:03am

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...

Khan Academy has changed online learning and now takes on medical education

Khan Academy Looking to Change the World of Medical Education

- Friday, April 5, 2013 - 12:55pm

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...

Sweetwater Brewery is a local Atlanta "Boutique" Beer that is making it big!

Best Industries for Starting a Business

- Friday, April 5, 2013 - 12:24pm

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...

Georgia is leading the nation in the increase of Women owned businesses

New Report: Georgia is the Place for Women Owned Business

- Friday, April 5, 2013 - 11:55am

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...

Nine More Job Fair Events Next Week Across Georgia

- Friday, April 5, 2013 - 10:03am

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:...

Job Fair with 800 Positions for U.S. Military Veterans

Department of Corrections & Others Looking to Hire 800 Veterans

- Friday, April 5, 2013 - 7:46am

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...

Southwire Named Large Manufacturer of the Year

Carrollton-Based Southwire Named Large Manufacturer of the Year

- Thursday, April 4, 2013 - 10:43am

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...

Congressman David Scott is Hoting One of Georgia's Largest Job Fair Events

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

- Thursday, April 4, 2013 - 5:35am

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...

Art Stone Costume Makers is Moving Production to Jesup, GA

36 Manufacturing Jobs Headed to Jesup, GA

- Wednesday, April 3, 2013 - 7:33pm

Long Island, NY based Art Stone Inc./The Competitor, a leading U.S. manufacturer of dance clothing and costumes, has announced it is moving a large portion of its manufacturing production from New York to Georgia. The...

Johns Creek Creates New Economic Development Arm for Jobs

Johns Creek Advantage – 605 New Jobs in Five Years

- Wednesday, April 3, 2013 - 12:24pm

A new nonprofit organization has formed in Johns Creek, GA for the sole purpose of bringing jobs to and keeping jobs in the north Fulton city. Chairman Craig McCoy believes that reaching a goal of 400 new jobs over the...


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