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THE WATERCOOLER.

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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The Lost Art of the Follow-up

Posted in Career Best Practices

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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Gaining Experience Right Out of College

Posted in Career Best Practices

Job prospects for recent graduates have improved over recent years. According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers' Job Outlook for the Class of 2014, employers expect to hire 7.8 percent more grads for their U.S. operations than they hired from the Class of 2013.
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Targeting a Company Where You Want to Work

Posted in Career Best Practices, Job Search Tips

Landing a job with your target employer requires more than just applying to job postings. Use PrideStaff's tips to get a job with your dream company.
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Tips for Explaining a Resume Gap

Posted in Job Search Tips

A resume gap can keep you from landing the job you want. Use PrideStaff’s tips to effectively explain that gap in your work history.
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Unemployed Doesn't Mean Unqualified

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Being out of work takes a real toll on your confidence and emotional well-being. When you're searching for a job while unemployed, it can be tough to convince yourself –...
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Positive Work Habits to Move from "Temp" to Employee

Posted in Career Best Practices, Job Search Tips

Want to transition from temporary to full-time employee? Start by developing positive work habits. PrideStaff shows you how.
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