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High- Paying, Low-Stress & Telecommute Jobs!

Jessica Forkel - Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 12:49pm

There is enough stress in the world outside of the office, right? Don't think that every high-paying job has to come with a side of stress. Believe it or not, there are low-stress jobs that offer great salaries....

It's a Good Thing to Make Your Employer Drool!

Jessica Forkel - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 2:21pm

The story is always the same, go to college, graduate and look for a career, right? But how cool would it be to have employers looking for you versus you looking for them? Hard to believe, but it's true. Todays job...

Tyler Perry Expands Studios & Creates 8,000 Jobs!

Jessica Forkel - Monday, August 11, 2014 - 7:48am

According to the Atlanta Business Chornicle, MA-TO THE D-E-A star and Atlanta filmmaker Tyler Perry, will redevelop the Fort McPherson army base into new and expanded production studios. It is reported that the $30...

Film Industry Generates $5.1 Billion in Economic Impact in Georgia!

Jessica Forkel - Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 11:27am

Governor Nathan Deal announced today that Georgia-lensed feature films and television productions created an economic impact of $5.1 billion during Fiscal Year 2014. Georgia spent $1.4 billion during the time 158...

65 used to be the magic number to retire, what should you do now?

Careers for Those Close to Retirement but Need to Keep Working!

Jessica Forkel - Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 10:34am

Looking forward to retirement? Gone are the days that you looked forward to turning 65, putting aside the 9-5 life, to enjoy your long awaited retirement. Roy Cohen, executive coach and career counselor, says "It just...

Fiserv Has a New Home in Atlanta & Creates Jobs!

Jessica Forkel - Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 6:07am

The leading global proivder of financial services technology solutions, Fiserv, Inc. is headquartered in Wisconsin, but has a selected two new locations for its Atlanta-area operations in Alpharetta, Georgia! Fiserv ...

How social media can help and hurt you in the job market!

How Social Media Can Get You Hired!

Jessica Forkel - Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 4:00am

With technology and social media literally taking over the wires of communication around the world, it's no secret that what you put out there can be found by anyone. As the popularity of social media has increased...

Nursing is #10 on the list!

10 Hardest Jobs to Fill & The Hot Careers in GA Now - 2020!

Jessica Forkel - Monday, July 21, 2014 - 5:00am

The nations unemployment rate is the lowest it has ever been since 2008 at 6.1%. Still, even with this number decreasing, it is still an obstacle for many to find employment. The question, why? As I'm sure many...

East Point Walmart Guarantee's Veterans Jobs & Hires 300!

Jessica Forkel - Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 11:11am

East Point, Ga.- Walmart will open a new Supercenter this fall and hire 300. Veterans who have been honorably discharged within the past year (and meet hiring standards) are guaranteed a job.    The East Point store...

Belgian Company Creates 350 Jobs in Bartow County!

Jessica Forkel - Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 10:44am

The Belgian textile company, Beaulieu International Group (B.I.G.) will establish U.S. headquarters in Cartersville over the next five years and will create 350 jobs in Bartow County! Governor Deal announced the new...

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