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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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NAACP's DuBose: Much Work Remains

After eight years leading the Georgia State Conference of the NAACP, Edward DuBose says inequality in the state’s criminal justice system is the most significant issue greeting his successor. “We’ve...

October 2, 2013 - 4:38am

Hearings Begin For Georgia Power Rate Hike

State utility regulators begin hearings Tuesday on Georgia Power’s request to increase rates by nearly $8 a month for the typical customer. All told, the increase will generate an additional $482...

September 30, 2013 - 1:00am

WORKING: Self-Employed Stigma

Self-employed? Don’t count on being able to go back to the workforce if your venture doesn’t work out. Research presented in August at the Academy of Management’s annual meeting suggests people who...

September 27, 2013 - 3:37am

'Navigators' Preparing For Oct. 1

About 100 people in Georgia are preparing this week for October 1 and the opening of a new health insurance exchange. These workers will help eligible Georgians navigate the online marketplace and...

September 23, 2013 - 2:42am

WORKING: Encore Careers Encore

Nearly 9 million Americans aged 44 to 70 are pursuing an “encore career,” according to the nonprofit Encore.org, which promotes the idea of older workers finding a new career that’s fulfilling and...

September 20, 2013 - 3:34am

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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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