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US added just 151K jobs in Jan.; unemployment at 4.9 pct.
UPDATE: The U.S. economy added 151,000 jobs in January, a slowdown from recent months but still a sign of a solid job market. Employers raised pay, more people felt confident enough to look for wor...
February 05, 2016 12:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Velociteach announces four new team members
After a record-breaking year, Kennesaw-based Velociteach announced it has expanded its reach in the marketplace with the addition of four new team members. Bob Mahler Mahler brings more than 20 yea...
February 04, 2016 08:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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CDE Services becomes partners with Bluefin Payment Systems
Marietta-based CDE Services is a total point of sale solutions company that began in a garage over 25 years ago. Since 1989, the business has grown and expanded. Now a leader in the POS solutions s...
February 04, 2016 08:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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ICE 4Q profit rises 28 percent, tops forecasts
IntercontinentalExchange Group Inc., which owns the New York Stock Exchange, on Thursday reported a 28 percent boost in fourth-quarter profit on higher data services and listing fees.
February 04, 2016 11:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chastain Center sells for $30.1 million
The Atlanta office of Avison Young it has completed a $30.1 million sale of Chastain Center, a 303,000 square-foot office building located on Chastain Boulevard in Kennesaw in the Town Center subma...
February 02, 2016 08:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plan to spin off air traffic control generates turbulence
The air traffic control system that choreographs the roughly 7,000 aircraft in U.S. skies at any given moment is the most complex, but also one of the safest, in the world — and rarely a thought in...
February 02, 2016 01:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Emory Law Volunteer Clinic for Veterans to have Military Mondays
Acworth native and Emory Law graduate Mallory Ball announced the Emory Law Volunteer Clinic for Veterans will have Military Mondays on select Mondays, beginning on Feb. 22, from 1 to 5 p.m. at the ...
January 31, 2016 10:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Town Center and Simon Malls partner with the Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta
Mableton-based Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta Inc. has teamed up with Atlanta-area Simon malls this cookie season to offer shoppers an easier way to purchase Girl Scout Cookies. Beginning Feb. 15, ...
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Manhattan Associates announces executive promotion
Cumberland-based Manhattan Associates Inc. announced that Linda Pinne has been promoted to senior vice president, global corporate controller and chief accounting officer. Pinne previously served a...
January 30, 2016 11:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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4 questions for the next CEO of Delta Air Lines
On May 2, Ed Bastian takes over as the new CEO of Delta Air Lines, replacing the retiring Richard Anderson. Bastian has been Anderson's close deputy, helping to turn around the airline from bankrup...
February 05, 2016 10:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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CDE Services becomes partners with Bluefin Payment Systems
Marietta-based CDE Services is a total point of sale solutions company that began in a garage over 25 years ago. Since 1989, the business has grown and expanded. Now a leader in the POS solutions s...
February 04, 2016 08:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beazer posts 1Q profit
Beazer Homes USA Inc. (BZH) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $999,000, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
February 04, 2016 11:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Home Depot to hire more than 80,000 workers for busy spring
Home Depot is on a hiring spree.
February 03, 2016 10:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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YMCAs launch 2016 annual campaign
The YMCAs in Cobb County are launching their annual campaign this week to ensure that everyone in Cobb has access to vital community programs and resources that support youth development, healthy l...
February 03, 2016 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Manufacturing starts 2016 with lackluster numbers
Georgia manufacturing got off to a sluggish start for 2016, according to the Purchasing Managers Index released on Feb. 1 by Kennesaw State University’s Econometric Center in the Michael J. Coles C...
February 02, 2016 08:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cheap oil buoys consumers, shakes up global governments
Cheap oil will be sticking around for a while.
February 02, 2016 01:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPS profit soars above expectations, delivers strong outlook
UPS's soared past Wall Street's expectations for the fourth quarter and the delivery company issued strong guidance for the year.
February 02, 2016 10:13 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mexican cantina planned for Powder Springs Street
A new Mexican restaurant is opening across the street from the Marietta Wine Market in the former 1 Block Over restaurant. The Powder Springs Street property, which is owned by Councilman Philip Go...
February 02, 2016 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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United lets families board early, reversing 4-year policy
United Airlines is trying to bring back a bit of the friendly skies, allowing families with young children to board early.
February 01, 2016 01:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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