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The Job Fair is giving 1,000 FREE Tickets for The Franchise Event Southeast Expo this Weekend

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Step 3) Select the Number of FREE Tickets you need (Limit 4) and Enter Promo Code: "1000" and you will get FREE tickets to the event! 

Crunk 4 Christ Radio Launches Today

Crunk 4 Christ Radio Launches Today

Gwinnett County, GA--  Crunk 4 Christ Ribbon Cutting Ceremony happens today. 

The goal of Crunk for Christ Radio is to achieve what most people consider unachievable – i.e., successfully combining entertainment, education and philanthropy. We strive to make a difference in communities across the United States and eventually the world.

Our primary goals are: to inspire others to strive in spite of their circumstances; to uniquely change the way people see and hear the church; to restore core family values through the development of family activities that promote trust, bonding, and unity; to empower the youth through motivation, education, and mentorship; and to uplift the homeless and hungry by providing resources that no person should be forced to live without.

$5 for One Gift Pack of non-toxic lip balms + glitter shadows from Nattie's Naturals ($10 value)

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FedEx Spending $55 Million on Norcross Expansion

NORCROSS, GA -- FedEx Ground on Friday detailed plans for growth in Norcross, revealing it will spend $55 million to build a facility there.

As first reported by Atlanta Business Chronicle in January, FedEx Ground will develop a 50-acre site in Norcross, where it plans for a 215,000-square-foot distribution center. On Friday, the company said its initial workforce at the new facility is projected to include 240 full-time and part-time employees and 75 independent contractors.

FedEx Ground's Norcross distribution center will be on Atlantic Avenue near Jimmy Carter Boulevard and is planned to open in fall 2012.

The facility is designed to process 15,000 packages an hour, with the capacity to dispatch as many as 75 pickup and delivery vans every day.

TruGreen Holds Hiring Event in Suwanee on Wednesday

TruGreen Holds Hiring Event in Suwanee on Wednesday

Suwanee, GA-- 

WHO:

TruGreen, the nation’s largest professional lawn care company, based in Memphis, Tenn., Atlanta-area branch

WHAT:

Hiring more than 2500 employees this year, TruGreen is hosting 16 hiring events throughout the U.S. at branches throughout the country for many applicants to meet hiring managers and branch staff, discover more about TruGreen’s robust selection process, and consider whether a career at TruGreen is right for them.  Interested applicants should come to the designated locations at the listed dates/times prepared with valid identification and a resume.

WHEN and WHERE:

Wednesday, February 16, 10 AM – 6 PM

TruGreen Norcross Branch, 3630 Swiftwater Park Drive, Suwanee, GA 30024

2011 Stock Market Challenge: Sanders Financial Management Teaches High School Students How to Invest

2011 Stock Market Challenge: Sanders Financial Management Teaches High School Students How to Invest

Sanders Financial Management (SFM) will again conduct its annual Stock Market Challenge at Norcross High School.  The nine-week event, now in its sixth year, teaches young people how the global financial system works, and prepares them for business careers in a competitive workforce.  It begins on February 14 and ends on April 15.  SFM is a financial advisory and investment management firm based in Norcross.

“We are excited to invite seniors from Norcross High School to participate in our simulated stock market competition,” said Owen Malcolm, chief operating officer of Sanders Financial Management.  “We’ll provide an overview of how the financial system works and general investment tips.  Then, after nine weeks, the student with the largest portfolio and greatest return is declared the winner and receives a $1,000 college scholarship.”

In 2010, David Lee, a Norcross High School senior, won the Stock Market Challenge.  Lee successfully i

Mastermind Super Bowl XLV Social Impact™ Study Spotlights Most Effective Use of Social Media

Mastermind Super Bowl XLV Social Impact™ Study Spotlights Most Effective Use of Social Media

A new Social Impact™ study from Mastermind, a leading social, mobile and digital agency, is examining the sentiment and volume for all brands marketing and advertising around Super Bowl XLV (Feb. 6, 2011 on Fox).  Following the Super Bowl, the report will analyze which brands got the most boost, and which turned a short-term social media spike into a longer lasting conversation.

“Leading up to the game, Visa, Doritos and Bud Lite are generating the strongest online conversations,” says Joe Schab, president of Mastermind.  “But is advertising during the Super Bowl a good investment?