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10:03am

Wed May 28, 2014
Business

Big Job Fair Thursday in Spring Hill

SPRING HILL, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  More than 1,000 positions will be on offer at a job fair planned for Spring Hill this week.

Goodwill Career Solutions will host the job fair at it’s Spring Hill center Thursday morning beginning at 9 a.m.

The positions to be filled are located in Williamson, Maury, Giles and Rutherford Counties. Employers scheduled to attend include IBEX Global, SMX, Dollar General, Sitters & More, Twice Daily, ServPro and Ajilon Professional Staffing.

Goodwill’s Jamie Berry says job seekers should come prepared.

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2:46pm

Wed May 21, 2014
Business

Job Fair for Eight Employers Looking to Fill 1,500+ Positions

Need a job? We can help. The Goodwill Career Solutions center in Spring Hill will host a job fair from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 29 for eight employers looking to fill more than a 1,500 positions in Williamson, Maury, Giles and Rutherford Counties.

Employers include IBEX Global, Staff Management | SMX, Dollar General, Sitters & More, Twice Daily, ServPro of Williamson County, The Job Shoppe Work Solutions and Ajilon Professional Staffing.

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2:37pm

Wed May 21, 2014
Business

MTSU and Georgia’s Albany Tech Sign Transfer Agreement

MTSU Provost Brad Bartel, left, and Georgia’s Albany Technical College President Anthony Parker shake hands following the signing of the 2 2 transfer agreement May 20 in the Student Union President’s Executive Conference Room. (MTSU photo by J. Intintoli)

— Officials from MTSU and Southwest Georgia’s Albany Technical College signed an agreement allowing students who graduate with an associate degree from Albany Tech to transfer to MTSU to earn their bachelor’s degree in electromechanical engineering technology.

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2:13pm

Wed May 21, 2014
Business

MTSU Anticipates 700-plus Visiting for June 7 Summer Preview Day

Preview Day crowd

— High school students from across Tennessee and other states are invited to attend the Summer Preview Day, which will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 7, in the Student Union on the Middle Tennessee State University campus.

More than 700 visitors —prospective students and their parents and family members — have registered to attend the preview day, said Rob Patterson, assistant director of undergraduate recruitment.

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7:20am

Fri May 16, 2014
Business

Tenn. Revenue Collections Continue to Improve

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee revenue collections are continuing to show signs of improvement, with April figures exceeding expectations.

Finance Commissioner Larry Martin says that overall revenues were $75 million more than the state budgeted for April, which reflects economic activity in the previous month.

The state's general fund exceeded expectations by nearly $70 million.

Corporate franchise and excise taxes and sales taxes were about $5 million more than expected.

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