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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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Hot Weather Shelters Open

Several Georgia communities have shelters open to help people battle the heat blanketing the central and southern portions of the state. Augusta-area residents can find cool air in shelters in...

July 13, 2011 - 11:22am

Asian Demand Boosts Georgia Tobacco

Georgia’s tobacco acreage is expected to hold steady this year, thanks to a new buyer in the state and high demand in Asia. Tobacco acreage has been dropping for two decades. Experts expected fewer...

July 11, 2011 - 12:50am

'Dram Shop' Ruling Confirms Law

A Georgia Supreme Court ruling this week likely won’t have much impact on the state’s convenience stores. The court said a convenience store can be sued if it sells alcohol to an intoxicated...

July 6, 2011 - 11:45am

Shrimp Harvest Down So Far

It was a rough winter for Georgia’s shrimp industry. Fisherman caught 69,000 pounds of shrimp from January to May, 13 percent of the 10-year average of 537,000 pounds for that same period. Georgia’s...

July 5, 2011 - 9:00am

Kemp Wants Early Primary

The state’s top elections official thinks Georgia should be among the first Republican presidential primaries in 2012. Secretary of State Brian Kemp said Thursday he is considering scheduling...

June 30, 2011 - 12:35pm

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WORKING: Introverted Leaders

Quiet. Shy. Timid. Reserved. All could be terms you’ve heard to describe someone who’s just introverted – in other words, they get energy from small groups or being alone instead of from interacting...

July 19, 2012 - 11:36am
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WORKING: Internal Vs. External

Sonja recently wrote to our career guru about a leadership position she’s about to take at her company. She’s worried that her compensation will be lower because she’s an internal hire instead of a...

July 13, 2012 - 11:28am
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WORKING: The Boss's Email

It’s safe to say we’re constantly in touch. That means sometimes we’re sending work emails outside of work hours. And sometimes we’re getting them. From our bosses. Does that mean we’re expected to...

July 6, 2012 - 8:21am
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WORKING: IQ Or EQ?

We’ve probably all taken an IQ test at some point in our lives. Intelligence has long been considered crucial to success in life and even a predictor of how far we each can go. Now, more and more...

June 21, 2012 - 7:42am
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WORKING: Bring Your Own Device

Smartphones have been part of the business world since back in the days when Blackberries ruled (remember those?). Laptops are ubiquitous. And now with tablets like the iPad, the Samsung Galaxy Tab...

June 15, 2012 - 8:14am

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