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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: Searching While Expecting

Looking for a job is no easy task, and when you’re about to have a baby, things only get more complicated. Our career expert Brandon Smith occasionally answers questions from listeners and blog...

May 4, 2012 - 1:45pm

Villa Rica Drivers Need Headsets

Soon, driving through the west Georgia city of Villa Rica will mean hanging up your cell phone or using a hands-free headset. The city council passed the new law this week. It’s already illegal to...

May 4, 2012 - 10:19am

Art Of Gaman: Living Interned

After Japan bombed Pearl Harbor in 1941, the U.S. government decided people of Japanese descent on the west coast were a potential threat. So the military moved more than 100,000 of them inland to...

May 2, 2012 - 2:30am

Georgia Gets $11M In Health Grants

Five community health centers in Georgia are getting $11 million from the federal government to improve care for the poor and uninsured. At Augusta’s Neighborhood Improvement Project, almost $5...

May 2, 2012 - 1:30am

Unemployment Program Goes Online

A new email- and web-based system allows the Georgia Department of Labor to quickly coordinate unemployment claims with the state’s employers in order to speed up processing the claims and eliminate...

May 1, 2012 - 1:30am

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Brandon says, have a plan BEFORE you go back to school. More, on this week's Working segment. (Photo Courtesy of Tim Patterson.)
Working and Career

WORKING: Back To School

“I’m going back to school.” It’s a pretty common thing to hear these days from people who are looking for work (or more work or different work). Even undergrads are doing it, foregoing those first...

November 2, 2011 - 9:23am
How do you decide between two job offers? Brandon Smith guides us this week. (Photo Courtesy of Tim Patterson via Flickr.)
Working and Career

WORKING: Deciding Between Two Job Offers

It’s a nice spot to be in: you’ve been interviewing for jobs and now two companies have made you an offer. An embarrassment of riches, really, especially in this economy. Ah, but both of these...

October 21, 2011 - 8:46am
Bosses play favorites when they’re hiring people. (Photo Courtesy of Michael Lokner via Flickr.)
Working and Career

WORKING: Playing Favorites

Perhaps we all suspected this already. But now we know: bosses play favorites when they’re promoting people. A recent survey showed bosses admit that it happens, and that it often doesn’t result in...

October 14, 2011 - 7:01am

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