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Mattex USA Hiring in NW Georgia

Representatives from the Georgia Department of Labor will team up with textile manufacturer Mattex USA to hire what is being described as “a large number of employees” for the company’s new...

February 18, 2014

Kennesaw Call Center Looking to Fill 100 Jobs - Today!

Kennesaw-based Alorica is teaming up with the Georgia Department of Labor for a recruiting event today, Tuesday January 21st. Alorica is looking to fill 100 call center related jobs at their Cobb...

January 20, 2014

Losing Weight on Your New Year Resolution List? [AUDIO]

One of the most popular New Year’s Resolutions is losing weight. This week on Georgia Works Radio we talk to a new fitness center franchise that is planning locations all across the state....

January 13, 2014

Georgia Unemployment Lowest in 5 Years

According to the Georgia Department of Labor Georgia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 7.7 percent in November. The 7.7% state unemployment rate for November 2013 is the lowest since...

December 19, 2013

Georgia's Hot Spots for Jobs

With almost a half million new jobs projected in the next 10 years, according to the Georgia Department of Labor, Georgia is a hot spot for job seekers. narrows down the best places...

October 28, 2013

American Legion Teams with State for Alpharetta Job Fair

American Legion Post 201 in Alpharetta, GA has announced it will host a Job Fair/Career Expo with the Georgia Department of Labor on Thursday October 24th. The event will be held from 9 a.m. to noon...

October 15, 2013

Newell Recycling Job Fair

Newell Recycling, LLC, one of the nation’s premier processors of scrap metal, is joining forces with the Georgia Department of Labor for a job fair. The hiring events will take place at multiple...

October 10, 2013

Hiring a Hero - Paychecks for Patriots [AUDIO]

The Georgia Department of Labor and the Technology Association of Georgia have teamed-up for an outstanding cause, finding jobs for our returning war veterans through "Paychecks for Patriots"....

October 6, 2013

Unemployment Rate Declines

The Georgia Department of Labor announced today that metro Atlanta’s unemployment rate decreased to 8.0 percent in August, down six-tenths of a percentage point from 8.6 percent in July. The rate was...

September 26, 2013

Job Readiness Kickoff Soon Approaching

The Georgia Department of Labor is hosting their Job Readiness Kickoff to help veterans, Guardsmen, Reservists, and their spouses in networking, interviewing, translating their military skill-sets to...

September 25, 2013