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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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Rain, Fungus Shrinks Georgia Pecan Crop

Southwest Georgia’s pecan farmers are in the midst of harvesting their crop, but they’re a couple of weeks behind schedule and they’re losing a lot of the nuts to a fungal disease called pecan scab....

November 4, 2013 - 12:12pm

WORKING: Long Hours

Working long hours seems like the norm in our ever-connected society. You may put in 10 or 12 hours a day, then do email or other work at home late into the evening. Career and workplace consultant...

November 1, 2013 - 3:37am

How Does Georgia Diversify Our Economy?

The news of apparent recovery has come frequently from northwest Georgia’s flooring industry in recent months. Announcements of new plants and expansions of current facilities eventually will add up...

October 28, 2013 - 2:35am

Meet The 'Support For NPR' Guy

Many people don’t know his name, but Frank Tavares has one of the highest-profile jobs in all of public broadcasting. And he’s about to lose it. Tavares is the “Support for NPR...” guy, the voice of...

October 21, 2013 - 3:39am

WORKING: Keep This To Yourself

The human resources office at work walks a fine line between advocating for employees and protecting the interests of the organization. Workplace consultant Brandon Smith says HR’s priorities are...

October 18, 2013 - 3:50am

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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

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