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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.

Archive News Articles

Unemployment Drops Across Georgia

Most of Georgia’s metro areas saw slight drops in their unemployment rates in February. Still, even with the decreases, more than half of Georgia’s counties have rates of 10 percent or higher. Most...

March 29, 2012 - 5:00am

WORKING: No Resume Needed

It’s fairly standard practice to submit a resume, a cover letter and several references when applying for a job. That could be changing, and actually has at some tech and marketing companies. They...

March 23, 2012 - 1:45pm

Georgia Teen Jobless Rate At 28%

It looks like another tough summer for teenage job seekers in Georgia. The state’s teen unemployment rate remains above the national average: it is roughly 28 percent, according to an analysis by the...

March 23, 2012 - 2:00am

Bill Outlaws Foreclosure Fraud

Foreclosure fraud would be a crime under a bill passed unanimously in the state Senate Wednesday. Georgia law currently criminalizes fraud during the mortgage process, but not during a foreclosure....

March 22, 2012 - 3:19am

Jobless Rate At 3-Year Low

Georgia's jobless rate has dropped to a three-year low. Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday morning the state's February seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined for the seventh...

March 22, 2012 - 3:03am


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Working and Career

WORKING: Dress 'Code'

Next time you’re in your closet looking for something to wear to work, you might want to consider what your boss wears. Seriously. “When you look up to the CEO or even your boss, the way they dress...

August 26, 2013 - 3:39am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Lasting Impressions

Boss. Employee. Spouse. For all of us, in all of our relationships, there’s one simple key to making people become your fan for life, says Brandon Smith. “Curiosity. That’s it. That’s the most...

August 19, 2013 - 5:19am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Bullies Get Ahead

Though bullies in the schoolyard and cyberspace are getting the lion’s share of attention, that’s not the only place you can find them. It turns out, bullies are making their co-workers miserable at...

August 12, 2013 - 3:52am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Reclaiming The Spark

When you lose enthusiasm for your job, sometimes that means you’re bored and it’s time to look for something new. “Maybe it’s the job. We see that a lot in this economy,” said Brandon Smith, a...

August 5, 2013 - 3:14am
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Working and Career

WORKING: No Bosses!

There are companies out there that have no bosses. No middle-managers pushing the work through every day. Just people getting stuff done. “The idea behind it is this: if you’ve got committed,...

July 29, 2013 - 4:05am