Archive for April, 2011

eHire focusing on IT jobs in Atlanta

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011

eHire has said via a press release that it attempting to improve the state of IT jobs in Atlanta.

The Atlanta-based recruiting and staffing company is looking to overcome a huge challenge facing many hiring managers and staffing companies. The challenge is that there are more highly skilled IT jobs than there seems to be professionals to fill them.

In 2011 many companies, startups and Fortune 500s alike, need to work harder and smarter to find IT talent. It is important to know where to look and what incentives to offer to attract those hard to find candidates. eHire offers their services to clients and candidates alike as subject matter experts in hope of helping professionals navigate this [competitive IT market.

McDonald’s hiring for hundreds of food service jobs in Atlanta

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

Fast food giant McDonald’s said this week it will be recruiting for hundreds of food service jobs in Atlanta.

More than 1,000 positions need to be filled at about 227 locations.

Duluth and other Atlanta-area locations are hiring.

McDonald’s has deemed April 19 “Hiring Day,” and it will be rapidly filling thousands of positions nationwide.

Aaron’s hiring for retail jobs in Atlanta

Saturday, April 9th, 2011

Aaron’s has announced big plans for hiring for retail jobs in Atlanta.

Aaron’s, a lease-to-own retailer specializing in the sales and lease ownership of residential furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, last week closed their 2011 National Managers Meeting in Orlando. The three-day event focused on Aaron’s goal of eclipsing the $3 billion mark in revenues from its Company-operated and franchised stores and included announcements on hiring and growth plans. More than 2,000 Aaron’s associates in attendance also donated 4,500 hours and $200,000 in product and service to the Orlando community. (more…)