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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: Attitude Check

Staffing firm Randstad said this week workers feel more secure in their jobs and are more optimistic about the future. In its quarterly look at workers’ attitudes and how engaged they are at their...

May 11, 2012 - 1:45pm

Rural Post Offices Face Reduced Hours

The United States Postal Service said this week it would consider reduced hours at hundreds of post offices in rural Georgia rather than closing them altogether. The postal service has identified 258...

May 11, 2012 - 10:06am

Coke Recruiting Veterans

The Atlanta-based Coca-Cola Company said this week it will focus recruitment efforts on military veterans, hiring at least 800 across the country this year. Those are jobs in Georgia and across the...

May 11, 2012 - 2:00am

Job Bank Connects Youth With Work

The U.S. Labor Department is trying to get more young people working this summer, especially low-income and disadvantaged teens. So it’s created a new online listing of summer jobs, internships and...

May 9, 2012 - 1:30am

Group Repairs Historical Markers

An Atlanta man and his small nonprofit are trying to save the state’s history for future generations by repairing some of Georgia’s oldest historical markers. Some of the state’s oldest markers have...

May 8, 2012 - 2:00am

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Working and Career

WORKING: No Resume Needed

A big part of a job search is polishing and fine-tuning your resume so it best reflects who you are, where you’ve been and where you’re headed. For some companies (mostly tech or marketing firms, but...

March 21, 2012 - 9:41am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Learning From 'Linsanity'

Remember “Linsanity”? Last month, New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin became the talk of the sports world (and really pretty much everywhere else, too) after an electrifying performance against...

March 15, 2012 - 7:51am
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Working and Career

WORKING: What Superhero Would You Be?

Job interviews usually include questions like “Tell me a time when you faced a significant obstacle and how you overcame it,” or “Describe a time when you led a team.” But some companies are flipping...

March 7, 2012 - 11:08am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Before You Click 'Send'

Sometimes sending a quick an email makes sense: you need to acknowledge receipt of something or try to work out logistics for a meeting. And it’s so easy to type a couple of lines and move on. But...

February 29, 2012 - 9:03am
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WORKING: Moving Sideways, Moving Up

Any number of reasons might prompt a job-seeker to consider a lateral career move: family obligations, lifestyle changes, simply a desire for new scenery and challenges. Taking a job at the same...

February 22, 2012 - 10:07am

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