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Work & Learn High School - Coming to Atlanta


A new and unique Learn/Work High School is set to open in Atlanta for the fall of 2014. The Cristo Rey School network has 6500 students in twenty-two cities across the United States. Unlike many private high schools, with tuition in excess of $10,000 a year, the Cristo Rey school tuition is around...

IndustryWeek.com Highlights Atlanta's High-Tech Workforce


A leading authority on manufacturing is recognizing metro-Atlanta’s plentiful educated workforce as a reason for recent job growth success. IndustryWeek.com is a recognized authority on the manufacturing industry in the United States. A recent article examined the reasons why Atlanta has quickly...

Toyota Chooses Brunswick


The port at Brunswick, GA will soon begin shipping American-made Toyota’s to Russia. An unlikely scenario of manufacturing and shipping just 25 years ago, is now a present-day example of the changing global economy. The Toyota Venza crossover is assembled in Georgetown, KY. The company expects 5,...

BitPay to Open Software Development Center in Buckhead


BitPay Inc. has followed up the January announcement of moving its headquarters to Atlanta with a statement that they will open a large software development center. The 100,000 square foot center will be located in the Buckhead region of Atlanta at Atlanta Tech Village. The company, started by...

Truck Drivers Needed


Did you know that Georgia will need thousands of new truck drivers over the next few years? It’s true. Georgia currently has the second most truck drivers of any state in the nation, behind only California, and that number is growing. The demand for professional truck drivers is skyrocketing. With...

"Ideal Career" Coaching Programs - UGA Bulldogs Only!


The University of Georgia Career Center has announced a series of “ideal career” intensive coaching programs. The series is open to all University of Georgia graduates and runs weekly on Thursdays from March 7 through April 4. UGA Alumni Career Services has partnered with www.HallieCrawford.com to...

Mohawk Industries Hiring Again


One of the world’s largest flooring manufacturers is hiring again. Mohawk Industries and the Georgia Department of Labor will team-up for a series of Job Fairs in northwest Georgia. Resumes and applications will be accepted at the Rome & Dalton Georgia DOL Career Centers for positions located...

Looking for a Career in the World of Nonprofits


Looking to make a career in the nonprofit sector? “Opportunity Knocks” is hosting a Nonprofit Career Conference on Tuesday March 5th from 8:30AM to 4:30PM at the Smyrna Community Center. The conference will feature four workshops with nonprofit career experts. Workshop Subjects include: Employment...

Infosys to Add 200 Jobs in Cobb County


Bangalore India based Infosys LTD announced it is adding 200 jobs in Cobb County near the Cumberland mall area. Infosys specializes in consulting, technology and outsourcing. The Cobb County positions will support the Infosys Business Process Outsourcing subsidiary. "It is critical for Infosys to...

Jobs for Jackets


Described as a networking “gold mine”, the Georgia Tech Alumni Association is hosting the 30th annual Career Fair for Georgia Tech graduates. More than 100 companies with over 400 open positions will be on hand to speak with Tech grads looking a new or different career. The event is being held at...

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