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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: The Pendulum Swing - Labor Shortages Coming Soon?

Economists have long been talking about the day when the bulk of the baby boomer generation finally retires. The recession has put off that day as older workers stay in their jobs longer. But...

May 9, 2014 - 3:40am

Barge Centers Gubernatorial Run On Education, Economic Development

Georgia voters go to the polls in less than two weeks for the state’s earliest primary vote on record. They will select between three Republicans in the race for governor: incumbent Nathan Deal,...

May 7, 2014 - 2:47am

Pennington Touts Business Experience, Outsider Perspective In Governor's Race

Georgia voters are two weeks away from the state’s earliest primary vote on record. Two Republicans are challenging incumbent Gov. Nathan Deal in that primary. One is former Dalton Mayor David...

May 6, 2014 - 2:34am

WORKING: Forget Your Resume - Where's Your Website?

Some career advisers say a personal website chronicling your work is better—and more dynamic—than a resume nowadays. (See here, here and here for a few examples.) The argument is that having a unique...

April 18, 2014 - 3:33am

WORKING: Sharing Employees' Salaries Might Make Them Work Harder

If you knew how much money all of your work colleagues make, would that irritate you? Or might that knowledge spur you to work harder? It may seem a silly question, but a new study from Cornell...

April 11, 2014 - 3:34am

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Working and Career

WORKING: Work's Done For 2013

We have just over a week until Christmas. That means work has pretty much ground to a halt in companies across Georgia. Many of us will take some time off to re-energize ourselves. Others will keep...

December 16, 2013 - 3:23am
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Working and Career

WORKING: It Matters Where You Sit

At some companies, employees are moving desks every few months, and they’re always sitting around different people. Usually those people work in other departments. “[The idea is] everybody gets a...

December 9, 2013 - 4:25am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Shopping On The Clock

Say the boss wants to take you and your co-workers out for a long lunch and maybe a little shopping afterward. Sounds pretty nice. But are you crossing an ethical line since you’re probably still...

December 2, 2013 - 3:33am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Too Much Eye Contact?

Some new research tells us that using a lot of direct eye contact isn’t always a good idea. The study, published in the journal “Psychological Science,” found speakers with a strong opinion about a...

November 25, 2013 - 4:29am
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Working and Career

WORKING: 'I Don't Like You'

It’s OK not to like everyone you work with. You don’t even have to pretend you do like them. But workplace expert Brandon Smith says you do still have to get the work done. “You don’t have to go up...

November 18, 2013 - 2:52am

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