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This Week in GeorgiaGov: Business
The Georgia Lottery is second-to-none with regard to its reputation, professionalism and commitment to maximizing funds for the educational programs in the state of Georgia. For the last 19 years much has been accomplished to generate more than $13.8 billion for Georgia’s HOPE Scholarship Program and Georgia’s Pre-K program.
Starting today, all recipients of unemployment insurance will get benefits electronically, either through direct bank deposit or debit card.
The opportunity to earn a living and be self-supporting is a broadly held goal by Americans. Unfortunately, the rate and level of employment for people with disabilities is staggeringly low. Learn how employers can foster employment opportunities and increase workplace participation for people with disabilities.
In an effort both to make the retail market fair for all business owners and to draw more revenue for state programs, the General Assembly passed legislation that requires more online retailers to collect sales taxes starting this month.
Working from home offers a flexible schedule, low overhead costs, and commuting cost and time savings. But not all work-from-home opportunities offer legitimate employment. Learn about the top four scams and tips to help avoid the hazards of finding work-at-home employment.
Georgia has been the set for hundreds of films, commercials, photo shoots, music videos, television shows and series. The state’s diverse demographics, geography, moderate climate, production resources, and financial incentives have made it a desirable location for many producers.