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5 Great Answers to Awkward Interview Questions!


When preparing for a job interview, most of us spend time researching the company, their competitors and more so that we can sound "in the know" during the interview, right? It's easy to get caught up with that and forget that you need to prepare for some of the basic questions that at times,...

Degrees to Pursue in 2014


Headed to college? Going back to school for your bachelor's degree? Make sure you choose a degree that will be in high demand in the future. Marie Zimenoff, a career management, job search strategist, and certified résumé writer at A Strategic Advantage, a career coaching company says, "choosing...

8 High Demand Jobs That Require Little Schooling!


Regardless if you are headed back to school for a change in career or if you are just headed into college and are determining which career path you want to go down, you want to make sure you choose a career that won't disappear in a few years. According the the U.S. Department of Labor, there are...

Careers to experience rapid growth from 2012-2022!


Looking for a new job? Changing careers? Is it best to follow your heart, or your head? When looking for new job, following your heart has personal rewards but not necessarily financial growth and while your heart may be content, you still have a mortgage and other bills to pay. You may come to...

The 2014 Best American High Schools


With criticism over standardized tests, drop out rates and graduates being unprepared for college, public schools have become the nations scapegoat with it comes education. While national headlines may discourage parents and students, there are also great things happening in classrooms across the...

Porsche Headquarters Creating New Jobs


Porsche Cars North America, Inc. is completing it's new $100 million project that began in November 2012, announced the Atlanta Business Chronicle. The 28-acre headquarters will be located at the northeast corner of Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. It will feature a technical training center, a...

Resume Writing Tips: Matching Your Skills To A Job


Jessica Holbrook Hernandez is an expert resume writer, and a career and personal branding strategist who contributes to Careerealism.com. Her latest article discusses how to use your resume as a tool even though your skill set may not match all of a job's qualifications. Below is a synopsis of...

Georgia DOL Helping Employers With Business Summit


A Business and Employer Summit is being planned by the Georgia Department of Labor throughout Georgia over the next few months. The summit is designed to aid employers, business owners, managers, hiring professionals and business leaders understand and resolve healthcare compliance challenges,...

Nation's Largest Economy Extended Stay Hotel Coming to Chamblee


Value Place extended stay hotel is building a new four-story, 124-room hotel in Chamblee with a completion date scheduled for February 2015. The hotel will be located near the intersection of the I-85 Northeast Expressway and Chamblee Tucker Road. "Atlanta is a great market and we look forward to...

Free Mobile Job Training Unit at Cumming Library


The Georgia Mountains Regional Commission's Mobile Training Unit will be at the Cumming Library parking lot on Tuesday, April 22nd from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm located at 585 Dahlonega Road. This is a free resource for the community offering access to resume writing software, interview preparation,...

All volunteers receive training, free parking and a catered meal provided by Carole Parks Catering.

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