Some career advisers say a personal website chronicling your work is better—and more dynamic—than a resume nowadays. The argument is that having a unique website dedicated to a job-seekers’ career accomplishments and work examples helps build a tightly focused, controlled brand. Brandon Smith, GPB’s regular commentator on work and career issues, said the personal website has a place—just not for everyone.
 
An Atlanta church congregation has voted to accept the city's $14.5 million offer to relocate so the Atlanta Falcons can build a new stadium. Members of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church voted overwhelmingly Thursday in favor of accepting the offer for...
Georgia's unemployment rate has dropped to 8.7 percent. The Georgia Department of Labor early Thursday morning announced the new figure, which is the seasonally adjusted jobless rate for August. It is down from 8.8 percent in July.
A new report calls Georgia Power's Plant Scherer the "dirtiest" power plant in the nation in terms of carbon emissions.
Experts debated the speed of Georgia’s solar expansion Thursday at the 5th annual Southern Solar Summit at Georgia Tech in Atlanta.
Richard Kopelman, Chairman of the Next Generation Manufacturing Conference, believes there are two main challenges for Georgia’s manufacturing companies: finding qualified workers and using government incentives effectively. “Eight-two percent of...
The drier conditions lately have been a welcome change for people across the state, especially those whose business depends on the weather. A small group of workers shoveled dirt recently on either side of a newly-poured sidewalk inside a new...
Vice President Joe Biden brought a sense of urgency to Savannah on Monday. The Vice President was in the coastal city to push for Congressional funding for the $600 million Savannah Harbor Expansion Project. Georgia has been seeking to deepen the...
Southern Co. would face limits on the profits it would make from building two nuclear reactors in Georgia under a plan from a Republican state lawmaker.
Job-searching and career advancement are all about building your professional network. Our career expert, Brandon Smith, says you should be thinking about building networks no matter what you’re doing, from shopping for produce at the local farmers...
Some Jekyll Island residents say they're upset with island officials discussing ending home mail delivery with the U.S. Postal Service.