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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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How to Use LinkedIn Groups To Find a Job

Posted in Career Best Practices, Job Search Tips

Looking for work? PrideStaff, a national staffing service, shares tips for using LinkedIn groups to find a job.
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How Do Your Nonverbal Cues Come Across in an Interview?

Posted in Career Best Practices, Job Search Tips

How do you respond under stressful conditions (like a job interview)? Are you "cool, calm and collected?" Or do you fidget, sweat and breathe rapidly? The nonverbal cues you send...
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School is Back in Session. Are Your Skills Up to Date?

Posted in Career Best Practices

Applying for a technical job? PrideStaff explains how to find out if your certifications are current – and get recertified if you need to
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Companies are Looking for Skilled Labor - Here's How to Get Training

Posted in Career Best Practices, Job Search Tips,

Good jobs are becoming more plentiful. In fact, in some high-demand areas, positions actually go unfilled because employers can't find reliable workers with the required skills and technical know-how. Take advantage of this trend by getting the training you need.
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Use Your Strengths to Your Advantage

Posted in Job Search Tips, , Career Best Practices

"Accentuate the positive." It's more than just a classic song – it should be the mantra for your interviewing strategy! If you're trying to gain experience right out of college...
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The Lost Art of the Follow-up

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Take charge of your job search by reviving the "lost art" of the follow-up. These ideas for effectively reconnecting after the interview will help you make a positive and lasting impression on your interviewer – and may tip the scales in your favor.
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