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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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Number of Black-owned Businesses in Georgia Doubles

One in five businesses in Georgia is run by black or African-American owners, according to new survey data from the Census Bureau. The new information is from the 2007 Survey of Business Owners, and...

February 9, 2011 - 12:14pm

Hotel Room Demand Up, Rates Rising

Expect to pay more next time you check in to a hotel. Room rates are on the rise in Georgia and across the nation because demand for rooms is up and there’s no new supply on the horizon, according...

February 3, 2011 - 11:21am

TSA to Test Generic Images for Airport Body Scanners

The Transportation Security Administration plans to test new software on full-body scanners that it hopes will alleviate some travelers’ privacy worries. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International...

February 2, 2011 - 1:17pm

Research Alliance Funding Cut by 75% in Proposed Budget

The Georgia Research Alliance is supposed to turn science-lab ideas into real-world companies, but it might have a lot less money to do that next year. Governor Nathan Deal’s proposed budget gives...

January 28, 2011 - 12:07pm

UGA Students: Relax Tailgating Rules

University of Georgia student leaders want to reverse a handful of tailgating restrictions for the 2011 football season. The Student Government Association met with the university’s game day...

January 27, 2011 - 12:19pm

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WORKING: Fixing Your Screw-Ups

Saying “I’m sorry” is hard, no matter the setting. At work, it can be even more challenging. And the thing is, we all make mistakes at our jobs and have to fess up. It turns out, though, apologizing...

July 22, 2013 - 4:14am
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WORKING: Managing Your Peers

Promotions are great: you get a better title, more seniority, maybe even a raise. But now you also have to supervise your former colleagues and maybe even people who have been your work friends. “The...

July 15, 2013 - 3:34am
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WORKING: A Good Meeting

Meetings at work can be just dreadful – long, pointless and meandering. And when you’re in them, you’re not actually DOING anything. “A meeting’s job is to make decisions or to kind of wrestle with...

July 8, 2013 - 3:47am
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WORKING: Reveal Your Potential

It’d be nice if your boss recognized your potential and helped you realize it. But that’s probably not going to happen. “When [potential] does get realized, it’s almost always because of the actions...

July 1, 2013 - 4:36am
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WORKING: Women In Power

Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer has taken some shots from analysts and the media in her first year on the job. Many have criticized her decision to end the company’s long-standing telecommuting...

June 24, 2013 - 4:51am

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