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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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WORKING: Searching While Expecting

Looking for a job is no easy task, and when you’re about to have a baby, things only get more complicated. Our career expert Brandon Smith occasionally answers questions from listeners and blog...

May 4, 2012 - 1:45pm

Villa Rica Drivers Need Headsets

Soon, driving through the west Georgia city of Villa Rica will mean hanging up your cell phone or using a hands-free headset. The city council passed the new law this week. It’s already illegal to...

May 4, 2012 - 10:19am

Art Of Gaman: Living Interned

After Japan bombed Pearl Harbor in 1941, the U.S. government decided people of Japanese descent on the west coast were a potential threat. So the military moved more than 100,000 of them inland to...

May 2, 2012 - 2:30am

Georgia Gets $11M In Health Grants

Five community health centers in Georgia are getting $11 million from the federal government to improve care for the poor and uninsured. At Augusta’s Neighborhood Improvement Project, almost $5...

May 2, 2012 - 1:30am

Unemployment Program Goes Online

A new email- and web-based system allows the Georgia Department of Labor to quickly coordinate unemployment claims with the state’s employers in order to speed up processing the claims and eliminate...

May 1, 2012 - 1:30am

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Working and Career

WORKING: Give, Give, Give

The holiday season is all about giving. Maybe that’s gifts to family and friends. Maybe that’s time or charitable contributions. Often this bleeds over to the workplace as companies take on projects...

December 14, 2012 - 6:08am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Better Boss Or Better Pay?

Let’s play what-if. Say you’re called into the corner office and given this choice: You can have a raise, some reasonable amount of money to reflect your value to the company. You can have a new...

December 6, 2012 - 9:51am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Contractor Anxiety

About six weeks ago, I talked to Brandon Smith about the new face of America’s workforce (read more here). A Randstad study noted that companies will continue to use part-time and contract-based...

November 30, 2012 - 6:40am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Abusive Bosses

Instinctively, we all understand that a boss who is abusive – who engages in personal attacks or drives you to constantly produce more, more, more – affects our entire workplace. Now we have research...

November 19, 2012 - 10:59am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Abusive Bosses

Instinctively, we all understand that a boss who is abusive – who engages in personal attacks or drives you to constantly produce more, more, more – affects our entire workplace. Now we have research...

November 19, 2012 - 10:58am

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