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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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Don't Let a Downward Spiral Turn into a Workplace Tornado

Posted in Human Resources, Management Best Practices

The departure of a few slackers or toxic employees can be a welcome occurrence. You may even think to yourself: "Good riddance!" But if your organization continually loses good people?...
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Do You Have a Chief Retention Officer?

Posted in Human Resources

Want to dramatically reduce voluntary employee turnover? Turn every manager into a chief retention officer. Sustained, extremely low unemployment has made employees more demanding, disloyal and discontent than they've been...
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Boot Camp Basics: How to Create a Great Onboarding Program

Posted in Human Resources

Want to make sure those new employees you've worked so hard to recruit get off to a productive start – and stay with your organization long-term? Turn your orientation process...
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5 Keys to a Selective and Efficient Hiring Process

Posted in Human Resources

Tired of candidates who are just "tire kickers" and not truly serious about working for your organization? Maybe you're selling your jobs too hard. Extremely low unemployment increases competition for...
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How to Deal with Unplanned Turnover and Copycat Departures

Posted in Human Resources

Not all turnover is bad. In fact, when an unreliable, high-maintenance, underperforming employee leaves it can be a welcome relief. But when one of your superstars makes an abrupt departure?...
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Do You Help Craft "Dream Careers" for Your Team? How to Engage and Retain Top Performers

Posted in Human Resources, Management Best Practices

Struggling to keep your best employees motivated to work hard for you? You're in good company. Our current protracted period of extremely low unemployment has put talented employees in the...
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