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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 Work with a Negative Nancy

Posted in Career Best Practices

Have any hyper-critical, irritating or just-plain-negative coworkers on your team? Then you know what a drag they can be. Negative people can make you feel like you have to walk...
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3 Reasons Your Resume is Ending Up in the Trash

Posted in Career Best Practices, Job Search Tips

Tired of clicking the "Submit" button on countless job applications – only to receive a standard rejection letter or (worse yet) never hear anything back at all? It's enough to...
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Does Your Career Path Need GPS?

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Feel like you're stuck on the side of the career highway changing a flat tire, while your friends and co-workers are speeding past you with raises, promotions and great new...
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Is Your Online Reputation Keeping You from Getting the Job?

Posted in Career Best Practices, Job Search Tips

Q: What does a predator who wants to steal your identity have in common with that hiring manager who just interviewed you? A: They'll both search for information about you...
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Earning Your Worth or Earning Your Asking Price

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You just got offered the job you really want. The responsibilities are exactly what you've been looking for, and there's a ton of room for growth with the employer. But...
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Mirroring to Get the Job: How to Adjust to Different Interviewer Personalities

Posted in Job Search Tips, Career Best Practices

"Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get." --Forrest Gump In many ways, each job interview you go on is like one of those...
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