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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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The Heat is On – Especially When Competing for Talent

Posted in Recruiting

Summer is here. But if your company needs great people, you're probably feeling a different kind of heat. Extremely low unemployment and widening skill gaps are making the search for...
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Bad Candidates? Maybe Your Pay Rates Stink

Posted in Human Resources

What do rotten eggs and low pay rates have in common? They both stink – to high-quality candidates, anyway! As an employer, you need to keep your human capital costs...
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Here are the Interview Questions You CAN’T Ask

Posted in Human Resources

A leg brace. An engagement ring. A rainbow lapel pin. If an experienced HR professional or hiring manager spotted one of these things while interviewing a candidate, they’d never bring...
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Hire an Intern Today (But for the Right Reasons)

Posted in Human Resources

They're enthusiastic and full of fresh perspectives. They have the latest tech skills and are social-media savvy. They're willing to learn from the ground up and eager to help in...
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Now You Know: 5 Reasons Star Employees Leave

Posted in Human Resources

Think that employees quit to take jobs where they can earn more money? Surprisingly, better compensation didn't even make the top seven on Inc.com's recent list of reasons why great...
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Are Your Employees Telling the Truth?

Posted in Management Best Practices

To be an effective manager, you need to know the truth. The whole truth. And nothing but the truth. But if you try to get constructive feedback from your employees...
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