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Women Recouping Jobs

Since 2008, women have regained all lost jobs during the recession, reports the Wall Street Journal. Men, however, have not. In early 2008, there were 67.4 million women employed in the U.S. Today the numbers are up...

November 18, 2013
Caterpillar Manufacturing Plant near Athens - Officially Open!

Caterpillar Opens Doors for Jobs [AUDIO]

The largest Georgia manufacturing facility since Kia Motors is now open. Governor Nathan Deal and from across the state recently celebrated the official grand-opening of the new Caterpillar plant near Athens, GA. The...

November 17, 2013
There are eleven career fairs and events scheduled for the week of November 18th.

Career Fairs and Events for November 18th - 22nd

Please click on each event for detailed information. Monday, November 18th Hire Dynamics (Toys R Us) from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Clayton Regional Career Center, Jonesboro Tuesday, November 19th Kipe Staffing from...

November 15, 2013
Women engineers are in high demand, according to Randstad Engineering.

Job Security Strong for Engineers

After performing a survey among engineering employees, Randstand Engineering found that the overall confidence among U.S. engineers in regards to job security remains positive. Even more so than the finance, accounting...

November 15, 2013
The new Goodwill Resource Center in Macon is located at the Strong Tower Fellowship Church.

Goodwill Opens New Resource Center

Goodwill Industries has opened its new Job Connection Resource Center in the Strong Tower Fellowship Church on Vineville Avenue in Macon, reports 13WMAZ. "People want jobs. Their losing jobs affects families, it...

November 15, 2013

Briggs Equipment Heading to Clayton

Briggs Equipment is moving to Clayton County and transferring 100 jobs to their new site and adding approximately another 20-25 employees, reports Briggs Equipment is one of the oldest materials handling...

November 14, 2013
Mannington Mills manufactures vinyl and rubber flooring.

Flooring Manufacturer Expanding Facility

Mannington Mills is expanding in Madison, Georgia. They will be adding 45,000 square feet of space and hiring 220 additional employees to the Madison facility. The company expects to complete the new hiring by 2015...

November 14, 2013

Comcast Hiring in Atlanta

Comcast is hosting a hiring fair for Customer Service Representatives on Saturday, November 16th from 10 am to 2 pm at the North Metro Career Center located at 2943 N. Druid Hills Road, Atlanta. Interviews will be...

November 14, 2013

Foreign Students Help Boost Economy

Spending by foreign college students in Georgia directly and indirectly supports 7,239 jobs and adds a half-billion dollars to the state's economy, according to a report by the Institute of International Education....

November 13, 2013
Sharecare named "2013 Emerging Company of the Year" by the Metro Atlanta Chamber.

Sharecare Receives Health IT Award

The Metro Atlanta Chamber announced Sharecare as the "2013 Emerging Company of the Year" at the 4th Annual Health IT Leadership Summit. Sharecare, founded by Dr. Mehmet Oz and Jeff Arnold, is an online health and...

November 13, 2013