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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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Thompson, Prince, Efstration Win General Assembly Seats

Tuesday may not have seemed like an election day, but voters across the state filled local offices and a few vacant General Assembly seats. Northwest Georgia insurance agent and entrepreneur Bruce...

December 4, 2013 - 3:48am

Voting In Today's Runoff Elections? Here's What You Need To Know

Communities across the state vote in runoff elections today. Plan on heading out to the polls? Here’s what you need to know. Georgia General Assembly: Voters will fill three open Georgia General...

December 3, 2013 - 8:52am

Georgia Malls Fill For Black Friday, Er, Thursday

Thousands of Georgians wrapped up their Thanksgiving meal and then hit the stores as Black Friday bled into Thursday evening this year. Shoppers lined up well before 6 p.m. Thursday at the Mount...

November 29, 2013 - 9:03am

WORKING: Shopping On The Clock

Susan’s boss gathered the team and took them to a long lunch. Then they stopped a nearby fashion accessories store to do a little shopping. All of this happened during the workday. “We were gone from...

November 29, 2013 - 3:35am

Not Much Extra Hiring For The Holidays

Georgians looking to pick up some extra work for the holidays probably won’t see more opportunity to do that this year than in recent years. Retailers are forecasting about 20,000 seasonal jobs in...

November 28, 2013 - 7:11am

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Working and Career

WORKING: Searching While Expecting

Occasionally, our career expert Brandon Smith will answer a question from a listener or blog reader. Here’s one he received recently: “I am six months pregnant and I was wondering how to approach my...

May 2, 2012 - 9:47am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Generational Conflict

When you work with people, it’s natural that some conflict will arise from time to time. Sometimes, though, we have trouble dealing with a colleague because we’re different ages and have different...

April 25, 2012 - 10:00am
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Working and Career

WORKING: After The Interview

Here’s the job-search checklist: Network with friends, acquaintances and social-media connections to find interesting new opportunities. Craft your resume to highlight the story you want to tell...

April 20, 2012 - 7:05am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Finding Work While Working

The truth is, it’s easier to find work when you already have it. Seems counterproductive, especially for the long-term unemployed, but recruiters agree that’s the way it works. Balancing the job...

April 11, 2012 - 9:11am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Finding A Mentor

People often through around the phrase “he’s my mentor.” What does that really mean, though? Developing a useful mentoring relationship is more than just learning new skills and approaches from an...

March 28, 2012 - 10:36am

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