Working a 9-to-5 job is losing its appeal

...Stephen Wunker left a consulting firm in 2009 to spend more time with his kids. Wunker and his partners started New Markets Advisors and are hired by companies to come up with business plans or create a growth strategy. He still works 40 to...

Brazil's top soccer players flocking to China

...Ferreira said."Some European countries are not being able to sign as many players as before, and China has emerged as a new market, investing in football and taking away the best players and coaches to try to improve their game," Brazil coach Dunga...

Deal vetoes 11 bills

...ceremony in his home of Columbia County.Among those passed by the House getting rejected was House Bill 439, the Georgia New Markets Jobs Act, which would have granted insurance companies a credit on their premium taxes if they invested in qualified...

Tesla plugs into new market with home battery system

Tesla's billionaire CEO vows to jolt electricity market with expansion into home batteries.

Gov. Deal appoints Augustan to board

...The Department of Economic Development plans, manages and mobilizes state resources to attract new business investment to Georgia, drive the expansion of existing industry and small business, locate new markets for Georgia products.

Aetna 4Q profit drops but meets forecasts, guidance climbs

...exchanges. It participated in 17 individual insurance exchanges in 2014, making it one of the largest players in that new market.Shares of Aetna rose nearly 30 percent last year, hitting several all-time high prices, as did the stock of rivals...

Slive to retire as SEC commissioner in July

...guided the conference through expansion, bringing on Texas A&M and Missouri to expand the league's footprint into new markets. And he pushed for a four-team playoff in major college football years before it was finally adopted.In 2011...

New Metro Market opening Friday next to Augusta Common

A new market opening Friday next to Augusta Common will let downtown shoppers purchase anything from a quick meal and a glass of wine to a tube...

Chambliss proud of accomplishments after 20 years in Congress

...he said.Reducing subsidies gave the United States greater leverage in trade negotiations, which in turn opened new markets to farmers and manufacturers, he said. Consumers also benefitted by having a more stable food supply, greater selection...

Georgia praised for export effort

...Its news stories are credited with helping to bring together buyers and sellers and highlighting opportunities for new markets.Published by veteran newspaper reporter Phil Bolton, the online news site is credited as the only place to find comprehensive...