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Joshua Stewart is the local host of Morning Edition on GPB Radio. He’s also hosted Weekend Edition and filled in on All Things Considered in addition to reporting news from around the state. He came to GPB in 2010 from Tampa, Fla., where he hosted All Things Considered and produced an award-winning local public affairs program called Florida Matters at WUSF Public Media. Joshua’s work has been recognized with two regional Edward R. Murrow awards and numerous Associated Press nods. He grew up along the World’s Most Famous Beach and lived throughout Florida before coming just a little north to Georgia. Joshua also reported and worked with college journalism students in Jacksonville.

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State Among Worst in Nation for Construction Job Losses

The construction industry in Georgia lost 7.5 percent of its jobs last year, the fifth highest construction job-loss rate in the nation, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors...

January 26, 2011 - 10:36am

Race to the Top Means Merit Pay for Teachers

Teachers in 26 Georgia school districts soon will be paid based on how well their students do on standardized tests. The merit-pay plan is part of the $400 million Race to the Top federal grant...

January 20, 2011 - 10:36am

More Kids Need Free Lunch

The nation’s listless economy is showing in school cafeterias, where more and more students are qualifying for free or lower-cost lunches. In Georgia, more than 57 percent of school kids are...

January 4, 2011 - 12:57pm

Winter Weather Proves Costly

Two early-season blasts of snow and ice in Georgia have meant lots of salt on the roads and long hours for road crews. And it’s costing millions across the state to keep roads clear. Road clearing...

December 29, 2010 - 8:15am

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WORKING: Grad School?

Some college graduates are foregoing the workplace for more education after they graduate. They're heading right back to the classroom in pursuit of graduate degrees, hoping the turbulent job market...

March 15, 2013 - 8:04am
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WORKING: Where's My Promotion?

You’ve worked hard, you’ve been getting more responsibility and bigger projects. And now there’s a chance for a promotion. But you don’t get it. And no one can tell you exactly why. Why don’t...

March 8, 2013 - 11:14am
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WORKING: Competitive Edge?

Are you competitive at work? What does that look like? And do your co-workers see you that way? You may think you’re plenty driven in your job and that it’s obvious to others, including your boss....

March 1, 2013 - 6:10am
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WORKING: Merged

American Airlines and U.S. Airways are getting hitched. So are Office Depot and OfficeMax. Those have been high-profile mergers announced in the last 10 days, but these deals happen all the time on a...

February 22, 2013 - 5:16am
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WORKING: Be Happy, Make More

The old Beatles tune “Can’t Buy Me Love” keeps rolling around my head as I think about this week’s segment with workplace expert Brandon Smith. It’s not quite what we’re talking about, but the...

February 15, 2013 - 9:18am

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