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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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Don't Catch Flu Over The Holidays

A spike in flu activity last year after Thanksgiving has state public health workers on alert as the holidays approach. Positive tests for flu are low right now; the typical peak of flu season in...

November 27, 2013 - 11:14am

WORKING: Too Much Eye Contact?

It’s common advice from parents to their children: look people in the eye when you’re talking to them. It’s also an effective skill—sometimes too effective, according to a new study. The research,...

November 22, 2013 - 3:29am

Advocates Focus On Georgia's Child Sex Trafficking Problem

A runaway teen in Georgia who makes her way to Atlanta has a day, maybe two, before someone tries to turn her into a prostitute. For many teens—without food or shelter and often already the victim of...

November 21, 2013 - 2:32am

NAACP's Young New Leader Fighting Same Old Battles

Georgia’s chapter of the NAACP has a new elected leader for the first time in eight years. Civil rights attorney and pastor Francys Johnson takes over as president after a statewide conference last...

November 19, 2013 - 2:32am

WORKING: 'I Don't Like You'

Everyone has people they don’t like or with whom they don’t get along. When that person is in the cubicle across the hall or the office next door, those personality clashes or disagreements are more...

November 15, 2013 - 7:21am

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Working and Career

WORKING: Handling Criticism

We usually call it “constructive,” but criticism at work often doesn’t feel all that helpful. Maybe it’s because we were blindsided by the feedback or because it felt unjustified and the conversation...

February 15, 2012 - 9:20am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Explaining A Layoff

Scenario: you’re fresh out of college and you get your first “real” job. But after a few months, you’re laid off. Now it’s time to start interviewing and finding another job. How do you handle this...

February 8, 2012 - 8:16am
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Working and Career

WORKING: When 'Nice' People Lose

The old saying goes that nice guys finish last, whether it’s romance, business, whatever. It seems a bit counterintuitive, but a string of studies and surveys in the last six months or so have...

February 2, 2012 - 11:00am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Use It Or Lose It

If you’re like lots of workers, you lost some vacation time at the end of the year. A Harris Interactive survey at the end of last year found many people forfeited some of their accumulated vacation...

January 25, 2012 - 10:26am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Just One More Thing...

A job interview is as much about you your potential new employer selling you on their organization as it is about you selling yourself to them. Our work and career guru Brandon Smith says there’s...

January 18, 2012 - 9:50am

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