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Mohawk facilities will be converted from yarn spinning plants to bulk continuous filament (BCF) twisting and heat setting plants

Mohawk Expansion Creating 420 Jobs

- Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 5:50am

Mohawk Industries will be converting two manufacturing facilities in Dalton and Rome in order to keep up with growing demands, Governor Deal has just announced. This will create an additional 420 new jobs in Dalton and...

Family Bridges Healthcare is hiring CNA's on Friday, December 6th.

Wanted: Certified Nurse Assistants

- Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 3:26pm

Family Bridges Healthcare is in need of Certified Nurse Assistants. There will be a job recruitment fair including interviews on Friday, December 6th from 10am to 1pm at the Griffin Career Center located at 1514 Highway...

More than 200 Georgia private companies made Inc. Magazine's 5000 list.

Private Business Strong in Georgia

- Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 11:43am

Inc. Magazine has recently released its seventh annual Inc. 5000 list - a list of the nation's fastest growing private companies. According to Inc., the list represents the most important segment of the economy,...

Atlanta's Dream Beard made Intuit's "Small Business Big Game" Top 20 Semifinalist Round.

Atlanta Company Makes Top 20 in Super Bowl Commercial Contest

- Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 6:42am

Two months ago, Georgia Works introduced the Intuit "Small Business Big Game" contest. As a recap, because Intuit believes that small businesses drive the American economy, they are giving one small business a...

Atlanta #3 for Job Seekers

- Monday, December 2, 2013 - 4:31pm

There are certain U.S. cities that are more promising than others for finding employment. Jacquelyn Smith of Forbes, informs job seekers which cities are most attractive (and least attractive). “These three cities, D.C...

Atlanta is second to Orange County, California, in new hires for construction jobs.

Atlanta Construction Jobs Strong

- Monday, December 2, 2013 - 9:35am

Although not at its highest levels, construction employment is on the rise in the majority of metro cities and states reports the Associated General Contractors of America. In fact, the Atlanta metro area ranks second...

The Georgia Campus of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine is going to be opening a Physician Assistant program.

New Physician Assistant Program

- Monday, December 2, 2013 - 6:28am

With a shortage of Physician Assistants in Georgia, the Georgia campus of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (GA-PCOM) plans to open a physician assistant program, reports the Albany Herald. "It's an...

Black Friday - Should it be Renamed?

What Happened to Black Friday? [AUDIO}

- Sunday, December 1, 2013 - 10:30am

What was once easily defined as the day after Thanksgiving, Black Friday has taken on a whole new meaning and can no longer be defined by a single day. This week on Georgia Works Radio we talk to retail expert John...

There are ten career fairs and events scheduled for December 2nd - December 6th.

Career Fairs and Events for December 2nd - 6th

- Wednesday, November 27, 2013 - 2:15pm

Please click on each event for detailed information. Monday, December 2nd Kelly Services from 1pm to 3pm at the Gwinnett County Career Center Tuesday, December 3rd Omni Group from 10am to 12 Noon at the Athens Career...

Stone Mountain Park: Lights, Action, and Jobs

- Wednesday, November 27, 2013 - 9:17am

Tis the season for holiday jobs and holiday sightseeing. Stone Mountain Park has them both. Christmas in Stone Mountain, which runs through Janurary 1st, brings thousands of visitors to the state park for live...


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