Department of Labor hosts business summit

Department of Labor hosts business summit

CORDELE, GA (WALB) - Dozens of businesses learned some money-saving information at a  Department of Labor summit in Cordele.

Folks from the state department talked to those employers about tax credits available to them, and attorneys discussed labor law.

The one-day event is hosted at eleven places throughout the state to connect and educate local businesses.

"This is a way for them to know what those initiatives are and what we are doing at the Georgia department of labor to help them, help their businesses," said Vickie Henson with the Georgia Department of Labor.

Henson says those in attendance choose the topics that they want covered.

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