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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.

Archive News Articles

Tax Plan Might Need Voter OK

Georgia voters might have to weigh in on a proposal to restructure the state’s tax system. The plan from the Special Council on Tax Reform adds sales tax to groceries and services and gradually...

March 11, 2011 - 12:48pm

State Health Plan Short $250 Million

The health insurance program for Georgia’s state employees is short about $250 million for next year. Department of Community Health Commissioner David Cook said the shortfall is the result of a...

March 9, 2011 - 1:58pm

Report: Georgia Manufacturers Doing Better

February was a good month for Georgia’s manufacturing industry, driven by increases in new orders and production, according to a Kennesaw State University report. Kennesaw State’s Purchasing Managers...

March 2, 2011 - 1:34pm

Will Newt Gingrich Run for President?

The buzz around Georgia this week has been whether former Congressman Newt Gingrich will run for president in 2012. He will meet Thursday with Gov. Nathan Deal and then speak to the media. Deal said...

March 2, 2011 - 9:27am

Rynders: Limiting Tuition Hikes Important for HOPE

The sponsor of a proposed constitutional amendment to tie state university tuition to inflation hopes it will give students more confidence about the cost of their classes, especially in light of...

February 28, 2011 - 8:00am


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Working and Career

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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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