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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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Changes Mean More Will Get Jury Duty

A new system for picking jurors means more Georgians could be called for jury duty – but everyone should be called less often. The changes end the process of each county “balancing” jury pools to...

May 21, 2012 - 12:01pm

Program Takes Lunch To Poor Kids

A Georgia nonprofit group is launching a new program to provide summer lunches to poor kids who normally would get meals at school. The program launches first in Richmond County on Monday. Action...

May 21, 2012 - 2:44am

WORKING: Graduation Advice

Spring is graduation season. Many colleges have bid farewell to their seniors, and high schools will soon do the same. In the spirit of a “commencement address,” our working guru Brandon Smith shares...

May 18, 2012 - 1:45pm

Arts Council Debuts New Goals

After months of meetings around the state, the Georgia Council for the Arts unveiled new goals and a new vision this week. The new direction is tied closely to the arts’ impact on Georgia’s growth....

May 18, 2012 - 12:41pm

Georgia 2nd In Financial Distress

Georgia households are among the most financially distressed in the country. A new analysis by credit counseling group CredAbility found Georgians are still struggling with high unemployment and low...

May 17, 2012 - 11:06am

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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: 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: 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
(Photo Courtesy of <a href=http://www.flickr.com/photos/lokner/4164251472/>Michael Lokner via Flickr</a>.)
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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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