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Braves Opening Day – Gameday Jobs Still Available


Tim Hudson will throw the first pitch of the 2013 Atlanta Braves baseball season at just a few minutes after 7pm tonight. Braves baseball will finally be underway. Some may think this means all the jobs with the Barves organization have been filled. Not true. The Atlanta Braves are still hiring for...

Subdivision Building Returning to Metro Atlanta?


Once the economic engine that drove much of metro Atlanta’s economy, the building of home subdivisions dried up completely in 2009. Subsequent years showed no signs of residential home construction activity, as bank foreclosed properties flooded a real estate market with far more seller than buyers...

Senoia, GA Comes Alive with the “Walking Dead”


A feature article by the international news service Reuters documents the changing town of Senoia, GA, home of Cable television’s most popular drama, the Walking Dead.The series recently set an all-time cable television viewing record. The small (population 3,300) suburban town of Senoia, located...

Atlanta Chosen for TheLadders.com Job Mobile Event


One of America’s premier job search sites, TheLadders.com, is hosting a series of nationwide events highlighting the innovations in mobile recruitment. The program is known as JobMobile. Four cities across the United States were chosen to participate; New York, San Francisco, Chicago, and Atlanta...

14 Job Fair Events on Tap for Coming Week


Here is the listing of Job Fair events across Georgia in the coming days. Click on each link to find out more on a specific event. Saturday March 30 Reidsville Annual Career/Health 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM Reidsville Middle School, Reidsville Monday April 1 Mobile Staff Solutions 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM...

Jobs for Augusta Airport?


WRDW in Augusta, GA is reporting a deal may soon be finalized which would bring more jobs to the Augusta airport. Under the new deal the Augusta Regional Aviation Commission would take over control of Airport parking. If this plan is approved by Commissioners, 22 new part-time and 3 full-time jobs...

Atlanta Public Schools and Microsoft Join Forces for Career Ready Students


Microsoft Corporation has announced that the City of Atlanta Public School system has joined with 9 other systems and colleges across the United States to begin using the new Windows 8 to prepare students for college and careers. "Windows 8 is helping schools modernize learning by supporting new...

Koch Foods to Create 750 New Jobs in Harris County


Governor Nathan Deal has announced that Illinois-based Koch Foods will invest $49 million to expand its’ processing facility in Harris County. The new investment is also expected to create 750 new jobs. “Georgia is the top producer of poultry in the United States and Koch Foods is one of the...

New Plant and 35 Jobs Proposed for Pierce County


West Point, MS-based Southern Ionics is looking to expand production in South Georgia. According to a news report in the Blackshear Times, the proposed Offerman Mineral Sand Plant would process mineral sands from two mines in Charlton and Brantley counties, with the separated titanium and zirconium...

UGA Scientists Claim Process to Create “Green” Fuel


University of Georgia researchers believe they have found a process for turning carbon dioxide found in the earth’s atmosphere into industrial products that may eventually lead to bio-diesel. "Basically, what we have done is create a microorganism that does with carbon dioxide exactly what plants...

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