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Georgia Works Radio Show is now on the air statewide

Listen: Georgia Works Radio Show

- Friday, July 5, 2013 - 7:46am

The first episode of the Georgia Works radio show is now available online via podcast. This week we talk to: a former IRS Tax Attorney who shares the secrets to becoming a millionaire an author who believes people...

Video Game Development has become a "Hot" Major as some Georgia Colleges

Video Gaming – Georgia’s Next Big Industry

- Friday, July 19, 2013 - 8:58am

With legitimate claims of being the Hollywood of the South, Georgia has become a major player in the world of movies and television. But did you know, the tax credit that helped make it happen is also creating a new...

Earning a College Degree is More Expensive than Ever

Secrets to Lower College Costs [AUDIO]

- Thursday, August 1, 2013 - 7:20pm

Outside of purchasing a home, it is likely the biggest expense most people ever have. It’s the cost of college. Consider these facts: The average total cost for a student earning a four-year degree is now more than $...

How to Write the Resume that Actually Gets Read

Landing the Job – Insight from the Experts [audio]

- Friday, August 9, 2013 - 7:49am

This week on Georgia Works Radio we talk to experts who can help you land the job or get the promotion. We also find out what Georgia’s future job picture looks like. Our guests this week include:   A professional...

Okabashi Shoes are Proudly Made in Buford, GA

Georgia Works Radio: Why American Made "Works" [AUDIO]

- Friday, August 23, 2013 - 3:21am

Business is booming for a shoe manufacturer based in Buford, GA. Yes, it’s true. With over 25 million pairs of shoes sold, Okabashi shoes are selling product worldwide and have become known as a high-quality,...

Movies from the mega-hit series Hunger Games have been made in Georgia

Georgia: "We're in the Movies!" [AUDIO]

- Friday, August 30, 2013 - 10:26am

In February 2007 Georgia was the home to one commercial television production. Today, we have become an international leader in the production of films and television. Some are calling Atlanta the "Hollywood of the...

A Maglev Train Built in Powder Springs, GA Could Change Public Transportation

A Solution for Mass Transit? Georgia Made! [AUDIO/VIDEO]

- Sunday, September 22, 2013 - 6:49am

Georgia inventor Tony Morris has taken century-old technology – magnetic levitation – and put it into a train he believes can change the way we move people, around the world. Maglev trains have been in operation in...

Alpharetta-based MarketSource was recently listed as having the most part-time jobs in the U.S.

Part-time Jobs a Plenty [AUDIO]

- Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 5:15am

MarketSource, an Alpharetta, GA-based sales and marketing solutions company, was recently listed by AOL Jobs as having the most part-time jobs available in the U.S. This week on Georgia Works radio we talk to Scott...

Real Estate Investing in Becoming Hot Again in Georgia

Investing in Georgia - Real Estate & Start-ups [AUDIO]

- Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 5:31am

At a time when bank certificates of deposit and U.S. treasuries are returning less than 2% a year, real estate and small business start-ups have become hot investments. The market to “flip” houses is back, but does it...

Forsyth Central STEM Academy was recently recognized as the best in Georgia (photo: Cumming Patch)

Georgia's #1 STEM School [AUDIO]

- Sunday, November 3, 2013 - 4:54am

U.S. students have fallen behind much of the industrialized world in math...

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