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Mobile Marketing is Critical as More Consumers Purchase from Hand-held Devices

Atlanta Start-Up Poised to Become Global Leader for Mobile Marketing

- Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 9:36pm

Experts predict by 2014 over half of all online purchases will be made from a hand-held device. One Georgia company expects to be a global leader for mobile marketing. According to a company press release, Atlanta-based...

Many Retirees Look to Return to the Workforce

5 Good Jobs for Retirees

- Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 2:35pm

Many people enjoy working, just to work. Retirement can bring a sense of loss of purpose for some. Certain jobs work well for those who want to return to the workforce after retirement. AARP has compiled a list of 5...

Atlanta Developer, Ben Carter, is Building the Largest Mall Between Atlanta & Jacksonville (photo courtesy:

Savannah Area Mall - with 1,200 Construction Jobs - Underway

- Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 11:15am

It will be the largest shopping mall between Atlanta, GA and Jacksonville, FL. The developer, Ben Carter, knows a thing or two about building large malls. He is the man behind the Mall of Georgia in Gwinnett County....

College Debt Can Be a Major Burden

Repaying a Student Loan - Be Careful!

- Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 10:52am

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,...

Identity Theft Can Happen While Job Searching Online

Safety in Online Job Hunting

- Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 10:21am

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...

The City of Atlanta is Hosting a Job Fair Today

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

- Monday, May 20, 2013 - 5:24pm

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....

Officials Believe Ultra High-Speed Internet Along the Beltline Could Drive Development

A Gigabit Beltline

- Monday, May 20, 2013 - 4:49pm

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...

Lowe's Has Jobs Available All Across Georgia

Lowe's Hiring in Georgia

- Monday, May 20, 2013 - 4:20pm

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:...

Mohawk Flooring is Growing Jobs and Hiring Georgians

Mohawk Hiring in Georgia

- Monday, May 20, 2013 - 4:04pm

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,...

A Career as an Accountant Means Job Security!

Jobs That Survive

- Monday, May 20, 2013 - 7:55am

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...


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