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WORKING: Use It Or Lose It

Joshua Stewart - Wednesday, January 25, 2012 - 10:26am

If you’re like lots of workers, you lost some vacation time at the end of the year. A Harris Interactive survey at the end of last year found many people forfeited some of their accumulated vacation time simply because...

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Your State Parks Day Reminds Us That Georgia’s State Parks & Historic Sites Provide Great Family Getaways

Mandy Wilson - Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 12:37pm

Georgia is known for its incredible state park system, and recently GPB took part in “Your State Parks Day.” The statewide event was sponsored by the Friends of Georgia State Parks...

Managing and Working Vacation Takes - Work!

Working Vacation? What to do and not do!

- Monday, June 24, 2013 - 4:20am

The summer travel season is in full swing and millions of Americans will soon embark on “working vacations”. Yes, with technology, the office is everywhere. Americans are becoming more accustomed to taking the job on...

Beach at Don Carter State Park on Lake Lanier (via GA State Parks Facebook page)

Georgia’s Beaches, No Where Near the Coast

Heather Neal - Friday, July 19, 2013 - 6:52am

Georgia has a huge, gorgeous coastline. Sadly, that coastline is – you know, all the way at the coast, which is far for a lot of Georgians. If it’s at all possible, go to the ocean. Go to the beach. The act of...

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