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New Walmart in Cobb County Will Guarantee Veterans Jobs

Jessica Forkel - Friday, June 27, 2014 - 7:27am

Cobb County welcomes a new Walmart Neighborhood Market off Roswell Road expected to open October 15, 2014 and will hire up to 95 employees and Veterans may have a shoe-in.  Katie Cody, a Walmart spokesperson said, "...

Instacart saves you time and frustration at the grocery store.

Grocery Shop Online with Instacart!

Jessica Forkel - Friday, June 27, 2014 - 6:54am

I don't know about you, but I am not a fan of grocery shopping. Dealing with all the people and all the rush on a Saturday afternoon, I would much rather have it done for me, wouldn't that be nice? Well, some dreams do...

Georgia's Top 50 Public Companies!

Jessica Forkel - Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 11:40am

Do you know Georgia's top 50 public companies? These companies are ranked by the latest annual revenue as well as information obtained from the Securities and Exchange Commision Form 10K and annual reports. This data...

Unemployment is predicted at a rate of 6.7% at the end of 2014!

Congrats Metro Atlanta, our economy is bigger than Iran's!

Jessica Forkel - Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 11:03am

According to a report from the U.S. Conference of Mayors, Metro Atlanta has the 10th largest economy in America...

Georgia is the #1 place for business in the nation!

Georgia is named #1 in U.S. for Business!

Jessica Forkel - Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 7:03am

It was announced Tuesday, June 24, 2014, that CNBC, a world-leading news source, announced and named Georgia as the #1 place for business in the nation! Deal stated, “Since taking office, I have worked every day to make...

Mark your calendar for these career events and get hired today!

Career Fairs and Events for Now - September 25th!

Jessica Forkel - Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 12:38pm

8/12/14: On Time Staffing - 1PM-3PM @ Gwinnett County Career Center  8/13/14: Hire Dynamics - 10AM-12PM @ Gwinnett County Career Center  8/13/14: TriEst Ag Group - 9AM-2PM @ Tifton Career Center  8/13/14: Bon Appetit...

Keurig creates 550 jobs in Douglas County!

Jessica Forkel - Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 7:15am

Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. will invest $337 million in a new cold brewing manufacturing facility in Douglas County that will create 550 jobs over the next five years.  Governor Deal made the annoucement today and said...

Starbucks Offers Employees FREE Tuition!

Jessica Forkel - Wednesday, June 18, 2014 - 10:00am

It was announced this week that Starbucks will partner with Arizona State University and offer their thousands of employees free online college education, without requiring them to stay with the company. The program is...

Get rid of your case of the Mondays!

How to get rid of your case of the Mondays!

Jessica Forkel - Monday, June 16, 2014 - 11:12am

Everyone gets a case of "The Monday's" right? But, Monday mornings are a critical time of the workweek, it sets the stage for the day as well as the week ahead. Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author...

The Arts Learning Task Force will raise student achievement & attract businesses!

Jessica Forkel - Friday, June 13, 2014 - 8:58am

Earlier this week, Governor Deal announced the creation of the Arts Learning Task Force to help improve student achievement with the development of robust arts learning environments. Deal says that the Arts Learning...

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