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Georgia's Unemployment Rate Continues to Decline

February was the eighth month in a row that the unemployment rate dropped, according to the numbers by the Georgia Department of Labor. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was down from 7.3...

March 21, 2014

Georgia's Unemployment Continues to Decline

The Georgia Department of Labor has just announced that January is the seventh consecutive month that the unemployment rate has declined. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in December was 7....

March 6, 2014

Veteran Spring Career Fair

There will be a Veteran Spring Career Fair held on Thursday, March 13th in Valdosta. The career fair will be open to veterans, their family members, active duty personnel, military retirees, National...

February 27, 2014

New Restaurant in Rome Hiring

The new Fox's Pizza in Rome will opening in April and will be having two job recruitments this week to help fill 15 full-time and part-time positions. Available positions include food service workers...

February 25, 2014

Georgia Ports Authority Job Recruitment

The Georgia Ports Authority recruitment has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 5th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. The recruitment will be at the Savannah Career Center, located at 5520 White Bluff...

February 3, 2014

Northeast Georgia Career Fair On Monday, Feb. 3rd

The Department of Labor is hosting a career expo in Northeast Georgia on Monday, February 3rd from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Cateechee Golf Club located at 140 Cateechee Trail in Hartwell. This...

January 29, 2014

December Job Growth Best in 8 Years

The Georgia Department of Labor announced that Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased in December. The rate in November was 7.6 percent compared to 7.4 percent in December. In...

January 23, 2014

Job Readiness Event in Hazlehurst

The Georgia Department of Labor is hosting a Job Readiness and Employer Hiring Event on Tuesday, January 14th and Wednesday, January 15th from 10 am to 4 pm each day. The event will be at the Jeff...

January 9, 2014

Paulding County Business Climate Thriving

Paulding County has reached its lowest unemployment rate since 2008, announced Georgia's Department of Labor spokesman John Ard, as reported in The county's unemployment...

January 8, 2014

Georgia DOL Helping Monroe County

Beginning on Wednesday, January 8th, the Georgia Department of Labor will begin providing employment related services to Monroe County.  Workshops will include resume writing and assistance with...

December 5, 2013