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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: Finding A Mentor

It’s pretty easy to find a book or a website or a business guru extolling the virtues of having a mentor to help guide you in your career. But what does that relationship look like? And does it makes...

April 6, 2012 - 1:45pm

Celebrating An Interfaith Passover

The Jewish holiday of Passover begins at sundown while Christians are celebrating Easter this weekend. NPR Senior News Analyst Cokie Roberts and her husband Steve are connecting the two in their new...

April 6, 2012 - 3:47am

Student Loan Debt Growing

Student-loan debt is ballooning across the country, with some economists calling it the next big challenge for the economy. The default rate on that debt is also growing, including in Georgia. The...

April 5, 2012 - 12:06pm

Georgia Economy's Long, Slow Climb

New snapshots of Georgia economic data show slow growth and economic recovery. Intuit Payroll’s March measure of small-business employment shows an increase of nearly half a percent in Georgia –...

April 3, 2012 - 9:53am

State Expanding Public Wildlife Areas

Georgia wildlife officials want to convince more private landowners to lease their land to the state for hunting, fishing and recreation. The state is expecting nearly $1 million from the federal...

March 30, 2012 - 11:00am

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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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