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Women engineers are in high demand, according to Randstad Engineering.

Job Security Strong for Engineers

- Friday, November 15, 2013 - 9:35am

After performing a survey among engineering employees, Randstand Engineering found that the overall confidence among U.S. engineers in regards to job security remains positive. Even more so than the finance, accounting...

The new Goodwill Resource Center in Macon is located at the Strong Tower Fellowship Church.

Goodwill Opens New Resource Center

- Friday, November 15, 2013 - 7:27am

Goodwill Industries has opened its new Job Connection Resource Center in the Strong Tower Fellowship Church on Vineville Avenue in Macon, reports 13WMAZ. "People want jobs. Their losing jobs affects families, it...

Briggs Equipment Heading to Clayton

- Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 12:22pm

Briggs Equipment is moving to Clayton County and transferring 100 jobs to their new site and adding approximately another 20-25 employees, reports SFGate.com. Briggs Equipment is one of the oldest materials handling...

Mannington Mills manufactures vinyl and rubber flooring.

Flooring Manufacturer Expanding Facility

- Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 9:50am

Mannington Mills is expanding in Madison, Georgia. They will be adding 45,000 square feet of space and hiring 220 additional employees to the Madison facility. The company expects to complete the new hiring by 2015...

Comcast Hiring in Atlanta

- Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 4:33am

Comcast is hosting a hiring fair for Customer Service Representatives on Saturday, November 16th from 10 am to 2 pm at the North Metro Career Center located at 2943 N. Druid Hills Road, Atlanta. Interviews will be...

Foreign Students Help Boost Economy

- Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 1:07pm

Spending by foreign college students in Georgia directly and indirectly supports 7,239 jobs and adds a half-billion dollars to the state's economy, according to a report by the Institute of International Education....

Sharecare named "2013 Emerging Company of the Year" by the Metro Atlanta Chamber.

Sharecare Receives Health IT Award

- Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 6:52am

The Metro Atlanta Chamber announced Sharecare as the "2013 Emerging Company of the Year" at the 4th Annual Health IT Leadership Summit. Sharecare, founded by Dr. Mehmet Oz and Jeff Arnold, is an online health and...

Shaw Industries has already doubled its facility in Savannah.

Shaw Thriving in Savannah

- Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 6:18am

The Savannah Economic Development Authority has welcomed Shaw Industries to Savannah. Shaw has relocated its Southeast distribution center to Savannah from Columbia, South Carolina, and has already doubled its original...

The Swan House was featured in The Hunger Games:  Catching Fire

The Hunger Games Helping Atlanta History Center Tourism

- Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 12:52pm

Although filming for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire has wrapped up, Atlanta is still making profits because of the movie filming. The Swan House at the Atlanta History Center was one of the set locations during the...

October revenues are up 5.9 percent

Increasing Revenues for Georgia

- Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 8:45am

Georgia's net tax revenue has increased from one year ago. By the end of October 2013, Georgia's net tax collections increased approximately $81.75 million or 5.9 percent compared to the month-end October 2012....

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