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The Watercooler is PrideStaff's blog covering trends and tips for successfully managing issues in the workplace, such as: retention, employee engagement, and interviewing.

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Eliminate the Complaining from Training

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Hearing a lot of griping, moaning and whining from your employees? It must be mandatory training time. Everyone knows that training is essential to continual improvement. Whether it's for new-hire...
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Shut UP – I have work to do!

Posted in Career Best Practices, Management Best Practices

More than likely, talking is a key part of your job – allowing you to communicate essential information, collaborate more effectively and strengthen work relationships. And most of the time,...
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Are You Caught Up in the Resume Buzzword Hype?

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Think your resume has to be filled with buzzwords and extreme language to cut through the clutter? You've been given some bad advice. When you're drafting a resume, space is...
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Stop Making These Same Mistakes Every Day!

Posted in Career Best Practices, Management Best Practices

Today's going to be different. Instead of letting your work day take control of you, you're going to take the proverbial bull by the horns. Check off those to do's...
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Job Success Series: Top Non-Job-Specific Skills that Employers Want (Skill 5 of 5)

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An administrative assistant needs strong PC skills. A computer programmer needs solid coding skills. A machinist needs exceptional CNC skills. Technical skills are undeniably important – and often unique to...
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Job Success Series: Top Non-Job-Specific Skills that Employers Want (Skill 4 of 5)

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Looking for a job as a lighthouse keeper? An over-the-road truck driver? Then you can skip right over this post – because it's all about teamwork. In most jobs, the...
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