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I Bought A Dog

One of the nice things about our studios here at GPB Macon is the large picture window in our newsroom. We have an open concept office so each of us has a great view of the comings and goings in...

February 26, 2015

Metro Atlanta's Unemployment Rate Increases

According to the state labor department, even with metro Atlanta jobs increasing by 5,900 to total 2,470,600 in August, Atlanta's unemployment rate increased to 8.1% from July's 7.9%. To date...

October 7, 2014

Agnes Scott Writer's Festival Call for Submissions

This March, Agnes Scott College will host the 44th Annual Writer’s Festival on its campus in Decatur, GA. Every year the college brings in three guest writers for two days of readings, Q&A...

September 26, 2014

Take the Survey: Georgia Studies Digital Textbook Review

In January 2014, we released the new, digital Georgia Studies textbook. It is the updated, reformatted version of the widely used The Georgia Studies Book: Our State and the Nation published by the...

September 23, 2014

#TwitterComesToAtlanta

Twitter is coming to Atlanta ... seriously! Twitter, the mega-social network, located in San Francisco, will launch a new data center here in Atlanta leasing a 80,000 square feet in a 1 million...

September 17, 2014

2014's Job Market No No's!

You want the good news or bad news first?Let's start with the good news! If you are a recent graduate, according to a new survey, employers are looking to hire more of YOU than last year... YAY!...

September 11, 2014

Georgia is Ranked #1 for Business for the Third Time!

For the third time in LESS than a year, Georgia has been named the top state for business by Area Development Magazine in its 5th annual Top States for Doing Business! #YayForGeorgiaArea Development...

September 11, 2014

Georgia Hospitals put $40 Billion Into Economy!

According to The Atlanta Business Chronicle, a study was released by the Georgia Hospital Association (GHA), stating that Georgia hospitals are responsible for putting almost $40 billion...

September 4, 2014

Wanna make more than $50/ Hour? Ya, me too!

If you say you don't want to make more than $50/hour in your career, you are most likely lying.Career Coach at The Career Cafe, Tim Duggar says "a major factor is how much the candidate has...

September 4, 2014

Would you change your name to get hired?

How far would you go to get hired? Change your first or last name? Change the spelling of your name? Really, what is the most extreme thing you would consider doing? See Jose's story.  

September 3, 2014

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