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AUGUSTA METRO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Women in Business, New Year's Career Resolutions

Join the Augusta Metro Chamber and presenting sponsor Hull College of Business, AU, on Tuesday, January 15 for Women in Business, “New Year’s Career Resolutions: Accelerate Your Success.”

ANY LAB TEST NOW: Two Good Reasons to Begin Your New Year With An Annual Check-Up Panel

Here’s some news that can’t be surprising to anyone: the most common New Year’s resolutions are to eat healthier and to get more exercise.

AUGUSTA METRO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Third Thursday Business Builder, Staying Current: HR & Employment policy updates for 2019

People and workforce are an integral part of business operations – meaning it makes sense that labor regulations and employment policy considerations are consistently ranked among the top 10 concerns confronting managers and owners.

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in Georgia

Kennesaw State University, Augusta University and Savannah College of Art and Design top the list of highest grossing men's college golf programs in Georgia in 2016

Georgia ranked No. 7 in average charitable giving

Georgia residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $8,045 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Georgia gets ‘C’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

Georgia ranked No. 19 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in Georgia

Kennesaw State University, Mercer University and Georgia State University top the list of highest grossing women's college golf programs in Georgia in 2016

Durable manufacturing industry Q4 net sales up 7.2%

The durable manufacturing industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 7.2 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Iron, steel and ferroalloys industry Q4 net sales up 14.7%

The iron, steel and ferroalloys industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 14.7 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Wholesale trade, durable goods industry Q4 net sales up 4.2%

The wholesale trade, durable goods industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 4.2 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Primary metals industry Q4 net sales up 8.5%

The primary metals industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 8.5 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Computer and electronic products industry Q4 net sales up 3.2%

The computer and electronic products industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 3.2 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Professional and technical services, except legal services industry Q4 net sales down 3.2%

The professional and technical services, except legal services industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were down 3.2 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Wood products industry Q4 net sales down 2.3%

The wood products industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were down 2.3 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Apparel and leather products industry Q4 net sales up 3.6%

The apparel and leather products industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 3.6 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Aerospace products and parts industry Q4 net sales up 10%

The aerospace products and parts industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 10 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Beverage and tobacco products industry Q4 net sales up 8.1%

The beverage and tobacco products industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 8.1 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Clothing and general merchandise stores industry Q4 net sales up 4.1%

The clothing and general merchandise stores industry’s net sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 were up 4.1 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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