Atlanta: The College Grad’s Best Friend | KNOWAtlanta

From KNOWAtlanta: When it comes to reasons why Atlanta is a top city for college students and young professionals, the evidence is in the accolades. Forbes ranks Atlanta on its “Best Cities and Neighborhoods for Millennials” and third “Best City for Young Entrepreneurs.” Quality, competitive education and high quality of life for young professionals is …

Atlanta best city in United States for web developers | Atlanta Business Chronicle

From Atlanta Business Chronicle: “The city too busy to hate” can add another feather to its hat. Austin, Texas-based SpareFoot.com reported Atlanta is the best city in the United States for web developers to move to based on job availability, average annual salary, median home price and median annual rent. The blog noted the Bureau …

Atlanta best city in United States for lawyers | Atlanta Business Chronicle

From Atlanta Business Chronicle  Not only is Atlanta the place to be if you’re one “helluva, helluva, helluva, helluva, hell of an engineer” but the city is also the place to be if you’re one “helluva” lawyer. Austin, Texas-based SpareFoot.com reported Atlanta is the best city in the United States for lawyers to move to …

Atlanta best city in U.S. for engineering jobs | Atlanta Business Chronicle

From Atlanta Business Chronicle: Austin, Texas-based SpareFoot.com reported Atlanta is the No. 1 top city for engineers to move to based on job availability, median salary, median home price and median annual rent. According to the report, the average Atlanta engineer earns $113,000, has a median annual rent of $11,484 and has a median home …

Oglethorpe University’s “Our Time” Campaign Raises $50.2 Million, Surpasses Goal More Than One Year Early

Campaign achieves largest single fundraising total in university history Oglethorpe University has exceeded the $50 million fundraising goal for its Our Time comprehensive campaign, announced publicly at its launch in 2013. Originally envisioned to conclude in June 2017, the campaign has raised $50.2 million to benefit capital and program objectives, the Annual Fund, student scholarships, …

An Ex-Microsoft Engineer’s Advice to Programmers: Learn How to Write | LifeHacker.com

From LifeHacker.com via Business Insider: Finding success in any field is rarely confined to a singular skill, even one like programming. That’s why Mike Borozdin, the now senior director of engineering at DocuSign, suggests all programmers sharpen their grammar skills in addition to their coding skills. You might be a fantastic programmer, but knowing how to …