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The Walking Dead (Warning: May Contain Awesomeness)

Parker Branch - Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 3:36am

By now you should know that Georgia is a great place to shoot films. But did you know that the most popular television show in the history of cable is also shot here? That’s right. The town of Senoia, just an hour South...

A Refreshing Place to Work

Parker Branch - Friday, September 13, 2013 - 7:28am

“Open Happiness.” If that sounds familiar, you can thank The Coca-Cola Company. And no, they aren’t talking about the feeling you get when you click on a new Fast Forward blog (though it would make sense). Coke is a...

Hartsfield Jobs Taking Off

Parker Branch - Friday, September 13, 2013 - 8:00am

Fast Forward recently visited Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. No, we weren’t catching a flight. As usual our team was on the hunt for the coolest jobs in Georgia. And Hartsfield might just have been...

Rollin’, Rollin’, Rollin’!

Parker Branch - Friday, September 13, 2013 - 8:27am

Fast Forward recently took a trip to McCaysville to do some white water rafting. No, we weren’t on vacation. We were exploring more of the cool jobs Georgia has to offer. So if you’re the adventurous type (and don’t...

Wire drums at Southwire's factory in Carrollton, Ga. (Photo by Fast Forward)

How Southwire is Keeping At Risk Kids in School By Giving Them Jobs

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, September 27, 2013 - 6:18am

Our show Fast Forward visited the electrical wire company Southwire for good reason. The company is not only a great hands-on launchpad to science, technology, engineering and math careers, but it is preventing at risk...

Chevron Fuels Your School's STEM Projects

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 4:04am

If you need microscope slides, pencils or even a tarantula for your biology classes, Chevron can help you. Through it’s Fuel Your School program, it helps raise money for supplies for science, technology, engineering...

Marketo to create hundreds of jobs in Atlanta!

Marketo comes to Atlanta, creates hundreds of jobs!

Jessica Forkel - Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 10:00am

The California based marketing automation company, Marketo, makes it's East Coast hub in Atlanta which could employ more than 200!  Marketo will open its doors to sales and customer suport in July 2014 and will create...

Bitcoin

Chris Riker - Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 6:51am

Sometimes history can be witnessed in a transition no one quite grasps at the time. On Tuesday June 17, GPB’s “On the Story” plans to re-air a recent segment on Bitcoin, the virtual money that some say will be the next...

There's an app for really… everything!

Use These 5 Apps For Business!

Jessica Forkel - Tuesday, July 8, 2014 - 11:18am

Today's world is easily 100% technology. When it comes to business, how can technology help you? How can you use your smartphone or tablet to better organize business plans and calendars? There's an app for that! ...

How social media can help and hurt you in the job market!

How Social Media Can Get You Hired!

Jessica Forkel - Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 4:00am

With technology and social media literally taking over the wires of communication around the world, it's no secret that what you put out there can be found by anyone. As the popularity of social media has increased...

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