In the Guest Chair:
Chris Chancey, CEO of Amplio Recruiting, joined Dana in studio for hour one! Amplio Recruiting is a staffing agency helping businesses in Atlanta hire refugees who resettled in Atlanta from around the globe. Chris and Dana discussed the loyalty and commitment of the refugee workforce, characteristics that make Amplio efforts particularly unique in the staffing industry.
During hour two, Kathy Fritz, the founder of CREATOMbuilder, INC, stopped by to talk about the importance of introducing students to the design thinking process at an early age. CREATOMbuilder, INC. is a Georgia based company which provides technology tools and professional development services to on-board design thinking into k-12 education.
In the Local Headlines:
- Man accused of setting I-85 bridge fire may face federal charges
- Bacchanalia + Star Provisions Market & Cafe Open Today at New Location
- The NRA is coming to town for it’s for annual meeting
- 11Alive poll shows Ossoff with 43% of likely voters, Handel with 15%
- Amazon expands into midtown Atlanta; said to bring new business unit
In the National Headlines:
- Pepsi yanks Kendall Jenner TV ad, apologizes to her
- More than 30 advertisers have left Bill O’Reilly. Can Fox News stand by him?
- Panera Bread Agrees to $7.16 Billion Buyout by JAB Holding
- Payless ShoeSource Outlines Plan to Survive Bankruptcy
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