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Where to Look Online is Critical to Job Search Success

Four Best Places to Search Online for Jobs

- Friday, May 31, 2013 - 6:41am

The job hunting season for college graduates is in full swing. P.C. magazine has recently released their top job hunting tips for new graduates. Included in the overall list are the four top places to search online when...

Home Depot, Headquartered in Atlanta, is a Top Employer of New College Graduates

Best City for College Grads: Atlanta

- Friday, May 31, 2013 - 6:19am has released its list of “Best Cities for College Grads”. Atlanta joins Boston, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Minneapolis, Seattle, and St. Louis as the best places to find a job after graduation. The rankings take...

Pullte Homes is Moving National HQ to Atlanta

Major Homebuilder Moving HQ to Atlanta

- Friday, May 31, 2013 - 2:48am

Bloomfield Hills, MI-based PulteGroup is moving its national headquarters to Atlanta. The Pulte board of directors voted Thursday to leave Michigan and is seeking office space in Atlanta to house an estimated 300...

Skilled Trades are Most Desired by Employers

10 Hardest Jobs to Fill

- Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 7:05pm

Manpower Group, an Atlanta-based workforce solutions company, has released its 2013 Talent Shortage Survey. The company surveyed more than 40,000 employers across the globe including more than 1,000 U.S. employers....

CGS Has Tripled Their Atlanta Presence with a New Office

Major IT Firm Expands in Atlanta

- Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 10:42am

Computer Generated Solutions (CGS) has announced the expansion of their Atlanta operations by the opening of a new office that is triple the size of the current location. The New York-based company employs more than 5,...

A Surprising Number of Seniors are Returning to the Workforce

Baby Boomers – Returning to the Workforce

- Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 8:12am

The retirement wave that was supposed to hit as Baby Boomers entered their 60’s is not happening as planned. A surprising number of eligible retirees are either staying in the workforce or considering returning to it. A...

The new Norcorss Walmart Supercenter will Open in July

New Norcross Walmart Offering 200 Jobs

- Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 5:58am

The new Walmart in Norcross is set to open in July of this year. The 157,000 square foot store will employ up to 200 people. Applications are currently being accepted Monday-Friday from 8am to 5pm and Saturday from 8am...

a 529 Plan May be the Best Way to Save for College

The Easiest College Savings Tool

- Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 5:00am

Wednesday was national “529” day. The idea for recognizing May 29th as "529" day is to raise awareness of the 529 Plan for college savings is offered in all 50 states. According to the investment firm Edward Jones, a...

The Golden Shovel Award Goes to Those States Excelling in Economic Development

Georgia Wins “Gold Shovel” Award

- Wednesday, May 29, 2013 - 7:52pm

The website is a leading authority on economic development projects in the United States. Each year the organization recognizes the best states for economic development and awards them “Gold” or “...

Studio Arts is One of the Majors Not Expected to See Job or Salary Growth

Ten Lowest Earning College Degrees

- Wednesday, May 29, 2013 - 8:26am

Undoubtedly a college degree will improve your earning potential. In fact, statistics show that college graduates earn 40% over a lifetime than workers without a degree. However, that does not mean all college diplomas...


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