Alpharetta-based restaurant chain hiring 12,000 for holidays

The holidays wouldn’t be the same without honey glazed ham, and Alpharetta-based HoneyBaked Ham Co. is gearing up for the frenzy by hiring 12,000 employees for the season. HoneyBaked Ham plans to hire for a variety of positions, including customer service, production and sales associates. It has 33 locations in the Atlanta area and nearly […]

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Honeywell could get $1.5 million in state incentives to bring 800-job expansion to Atlanta

Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE: HON) could score $1.5 million in state economic incentives to put a nearly $20 million software development center and business headquarters in Midtown. On Sept. 12, Morris Plains, N.J.-based Honeywell confirmed it had chosen Atlanta for the software development center and the headquarters of its nearly $10 billion Home and Building […]

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Stanly County company to add jobs, build new distribution center

An industrial supply company will add 11 jobs as it spends $1.7 million to build a new sales and distribution center in Stanly County. Industrial Products, Conveyors & Drives Inc., which was created this summer when a new owner took over Industrial Products PT and Material Conveying Inc. in Albemarle, will keep its current staff […]

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Bombardier to cut 7,500 jobs

Plane and train maker Bombardier Inc. plans to cut 7,500 jobs, according to Bloomberg. The Montreal-based company runs an operations and maintenance facility at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, and a commercial aircraft service center in Macon. The jobs cuts come as Bombardier accelerates a restructuring plan after taking on billions of dollars of debt developing […]

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BofA report: Charlotte millennials don’t really feel like adults

Many Charlotte millennials don’t really feel like adults yet, according to a Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) report released this month. The report found Charlotte millennials consider adulthood synonymous with financial independence, rather than turning 18. The bank surveyed 2,180 millennials (ages 18 to 26) across the country to explore their views on personal finances, […]

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4 Ways to Effectively Network (and Land a Job)

Entry-level jobs are disappearing — at least it certainly seems that way. Even those listings that claim to offer full-time positions often ask for a laundry list of previous experience that few applicants can offer. But what is the cause of this shift in approach? David Adams David Adams is the founder of HomeSuite , […]

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