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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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Let Me Get This Straight: Being Overqualified is a Bad Thing?

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Hiring managers and HR professionals can be a lot like Goldilocks. They want candidates with a level of experience that's "just right." Fair or not, in their eyes, a candidate...
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Asking Good Questions Just Might Land You the Job

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A job interview can be extremely intimidating. Preparing properly, however, can greatly increase your confidence! If you're like most job seekers, you probably think of the "usual suspects" when it...
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Where Candidates are Looking

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Where do people look when they're on the job hunt? What online job boards and social sites are most popular among job seekers? How can you connect with the right...
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Finding a Great Summer Job

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It's hard to believe that summer is right around the corner! And for many employers, summertime is their busiest season – which means they'll need to fill seasonal and temporary...
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Why Didn't I Get the Job?

Posted in Career Best Practices, Job Search Tips

You applied with high hopes. Those hopes got even higher after you completed your interview. You wrapped up by stating how much you really wanted the job, and then heard...
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Do's and Don'ts of Temping

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"If a job is worth doing, it's worth doing well." At PrideStaff, we believe this adage is as relevant for temporary assignments as it is direct positions! Whether your assignment...
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