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The Best Cities to Find a Job!


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, over 100 million people have moved in the past five years, 48% of unemployed individuals have moved in search of a job during this time. According to the National Association for Business Economics, 2014 will be a strong year for hiring with 27% of employers...

The 10 Best Cities in Georgia!


Georgia is... The 24th largest state in area 8th largest in population Known as the Peach State While there is a mixture of areas that are vibrant or cosmopolitan, there are also rural areas with small towns Crosses mountains and rivers on its way down the coast of the Atlantic Ocean  Chief...

Marketo comes to Atlanta, creates hundreds of jobs!


The California based marketing automation company, Marketo, makes it's East Coast hub in Atlanta which could employ more than 200!  Marketo will open its doors to sales and customer suport in July 2014 and will create 30-40 jobs. Atlanta will be the compays sales hub and over the...

5 Best Things to Say in an Interview!


Before you even get the interview, preparing for it is a process in itself. It's important to be an ideal candidate with academic and professional experience but, there are also a other things that can help you as well.  1. Ask Questions Howard Pines, founder and CEP of BeamPines says, "...

No Degree? No Problem!


So, you never finished college and you don't have a big fancy degree and you're thinking that you can't get a job and make a decent living? WRONG! Of course all of us here at GPB are strong advocates of education of any kind, we also understand those that can't afford an education or simply given...

The Best and Worst Jobs in America!


According to a recent Occupational Employment Statistics survey conducted by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, it's not the "big executives" making the big bucks, it's the top-tier medical professionals who are bringing in the big salaries! Leading the list of the top 5 best-paying jobs in America is...

Korea-based defense manufacturer comes to Duluth!


It was announced today that Dasan Machineries, manufacturer based in Korea, will located to Gwinnett County and create 150 jobs while investing $30 million over the next three years into that project. Governor Deal stated, “Our longstanding business relationship with Korea is evident when state-of-...

Southern Ionics Invests Over $100 Million In GA!


The Mississippi-based chemical manufacturer, Southern Ionics will invest more than $100 million in Charlton, Brantly and Pierce counties over the next two years creating 125 jobs.   Governor deal made the annoucement on Tuesday and stated, “Georgia’s competitive business climate is the...

Viracon to create 125 jobs in Bulloch County!


Governor Nathan Deal announced today that the leading glass fabricator, Viracon, will expand its current operations to Statesboro creating 125 jobs and investing $2 million in its facility!   Deal went on to say, “Georgia’s booming manufacturing sector makes it easy for leading global...

Is Atlanta the best place to start a career?


For most recent graduates or those about to graduate, the job market looks dim. Finding a job these days, much less a place to lay down the foundation to grow a successful career is far from "simple" in this current economic climate. Many employers have adopted the "wait and see" approach to the...

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