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.
 
US Army Under Secretary Joseph Westfal became the latest Obama administration official to voice support for a plan to deepen the port of Savannah yesterday. Westfal toured the port on a two-day trip to the the Georgia coast.
The mother of a Georgia inmate killed during a fight in a prison cell has filed a federal lawsuit accusing prison officials of civil rights violations. Damion MacClain died Dec. 26 at Hays State Prison in northwest Georgia. The lawsuit was filed...
A decade ago, professional trapper Dan Eaton feared his craft was lapsing into obscurity. Today, he's not so sure. Georgia's resurgent trapping industry can be documented by a gradual but sustainable increase in the number of licenses sold...
A debate over the rising cost of building a nuclear power plant in Georgia will be delayed for years under an agreement approved Tuesday by Georgia's utility regulators.
Officials with St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospital say a replacement hospital under construction in Greensboro is on pace to open this year. That would be months ahead of schedule.
Bad bosses? Everyone has a story. The tales about good bosses are much rarer. The boss that deserves a “thank you” is almost unheard of. Yet they do exist. A listener to our regular Working conversations Friday mornings sent us an email asking how...
Organizers say they're hoping for the largest crowd ever at Dragon Con, the pop culture convention underway this weekend in downtown Atlanta. The convention began Friday, and event spokesman Dan Carroll projects that 57,000 people will visit...
The nation’s largest independent book festival is underway in metro Atlanta this weekend. The AJC Decatur Book Festival is a huge bonus to Georgia’s authors.
A group of fast food workers in Atlanta is planning to walk off the job to push for better wages. Atlanta Jobs with Justice Officials say employees at several chain restaurants in the city are planning to walk off the job Thursday to push for...
Medient Studios broke gound Thursday on what company officials are calling the nation's largest movie studio. The company plans to build a $90 million facility near Savannah in Effingham County. CEO Manu Kumaran says his business model is to...