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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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'Work Ready' Funds Dry Up

Bryan County announced this week the state has certified it as a Work Ready community. But that announcement could be among the last, as federal funding for the $9.5 million Georgia Work Ready...

December 2, 2011 - 10:27am

Georgia Leads In Student Data

Georgia is among the top states in the nation for tracking students over the course of their education, according to a report released Thursday. The Data Quality Campaign praised Georgia for...

December 1, 2011 - 12:39pm

Lawmakers Review Child Abuse Laws

A longtime Warner Robins football booster and former announcer is jailed in Houston County on child molestation charges. Police have not revealed the specifics of the case against 82-year-old Shelly...

November 29, 2011 - 1:00pm

WORKING: Holiday Jobs

All those shoppers who crammed stores on Black Friday depended on employees to help them find items or ring up their purchases. Many of those workers are seasonal employees and part-timers looking...

November 25, 2011 - 1:45pm

Georgians Start Shopping Early

Black Friday’s morning rush was busy but largely uneventful in Georgia. The Mall of Georgia in Buford, about 40 miles outside Atlanta, opened earlier than ever at 4 a.m., but several dozen stores...

November 25, 2011 - 10:07am

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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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