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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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Changes Mean More Will Get Jury Duty

A new system for picking jurors means more Georgians could be called for jury duty – but everyone should be called less often. The changes end the process of each county “balancing” jury pools to...

May 21, 2012 - 12:01pm

Program Takes Lunch To Poor Kids

A Georgia nonprofit group is launching a new program to provide summer lunches to poor kids who normally would get meals at school. The program launches first in Richmond County on Monday. Action...

May 21, 2012 - 2:44am

WORKING: Graduation Advice

Spring is graduation season. Many colleges have bid farewell to their seniors, and high schools will soon do the same. In the spirit of a “commencement address,” our working guru Brandon Smith shares...

May 18, 2012 - 1:45pm

Arts Council Debuts New Goals

After months of meetings around the state, the Georgia Council for the Arts unveiled new goals and a new vision this week. The new direction is tied closely to the arts’ impact on Georgia’s growth....

May 18, 2012 - 12:41pm

Georgia 2nd In Financial Distress

Georgia households are among the most financially distressed in the country. A new analysis by credit counseling group CredAbility found Georgians are still struggling with high unemployment and low...

May 17, 2012 - 11:06am

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Working and Career

WORKING: Can You Pick Up My Kids?

You’ve probably dealt with a few unreasonable requests from bosses over the years. I’d guess most were related to your job. But have you ever been asked to go pick up your boss’s children? And would...

August 24, 2012 - 6:41am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Underemployment

Consider this: 16.4 percent of Georgians were underemployed between the third quarter of 2011 and the second quarter of 2012. The U.S. Labor Department computes that rolling average every quarter,...

August 17, 2012 - 3:17am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Emotions On The Job

Emotions are a big part of who we are and a big part of our lives. Except at work. On the job, most of us feel like we have to turn off our emotions. And when they do slip out, boy do things get...

August 10, 2012 - 5:08am
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Working and Career

WORKING: A New Boss

I’ve talked before with our workplace guru Brandon Smith about how to find a new job and then how to gracefully exit your current workplace. But what about when your boss is the one who’s leaving,...

August 3, 2012 - 6:10am
Building 99 on Microsoft’s Redmond, Wash., campus. (Photo Courtesy of Microsoft.)
Working and Career

WORKING: Stack Rankings

A “stack ranking” employee evaluation system forces managers to pick a few high achievers, a bunch of average workers, and a few shape-up-or-ship-out employees every year. That last category of folks...

July 27, 2012 - 5:12am

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