GDOL Addresses Outstanding Unemployment Claims

Release: GDOL Addresses Outstanding Claims AUGUST 06, 2020 Atlanta, GA - The Georgia Department of Labor has recently been asked why not all initial unemployment insurance (UI) claims from the middle of March have not…

New GDOL claim tutorials now available online

Release: GDOL Launches New Tutorials Drafted to Help with Common Claim Issues JUNE 04, 2020 Atlanta, GA - This week, the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) debuted tutorials designed to help claimants navigate the claims process.  As the…

GDOL Opens New Program to Provide Claims for…

Release: Atlanta, GA – Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler announced today that the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) has developed a program which will allow employer filed partial claims to be converted to individual claims.…

PUA Offers Georgians Federal Unemployment Aid

Press Release: Federal Unemployment Aid Coming to Georgians Not Eligible for State Benefits The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) is updating its current systems to distribute federal unemployment funds as part of the CARES Act…

Unemployment Rate Falls in South Georgia

PHOTO CREDIT: markbutler.org VALDOSTA - Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that the Southern Georgia region gained employed residents and lowered its unemployment rate in September. At the same time, the 18-county area saw…

GDOL, Mortenson-Hamilton to Host Job Fair

VALDOSTA - The Georgia Department of Labor is partnering with Mortenson-Hamilton to host a job fair. The event will be held on Oct. 16 from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Valdosta Career Center,…

GDOL Partners with Moody for Job Fair

LOWNDES - The Georgia Department of Labor is partnering with Moody Air Force Base’s Airman & Family Readiness Center to host a job fair. The event will be held Oct. 18 from 10 a.m. until 2…

Employer Seminar on Labor Laws to be Held…

ATLANTA, GA - The Tift Area HR/Employer Committee will sponsor a seminar on state and federal labor laws for employers. The seminar will be held Friday, May 16, from 8:30-11:30 a.m. at the Georgia Department…