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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.


How Little Improvements Add Up to Big Results

Posted in Career Best Practices, Management Best Practices

"You eat an elephant one bite at a time." "Rome wasn't built in a day." Sayings like these have been uttered for ages, with good reason; big changes start with...
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How to Effectively Add Staff for a Busy Holiday Season

The holidays are just around the corner. For some, they conjure images of brightly wrapped gifts and nights spent with loved ones. But you? You're consumed with thoughts of backlogged...
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Temping Can Be a Perfect Complement to College Courses

Posted in Career Best Practices

Are you a college student, looking to: Learn more about what it's like to work in a wide range of industries, environments and company sizes? Strengthen your resume? Earn extra...
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Help! I Can't Stand My Coworkers!

Posted in Career Best Practices

You love your job. It's challenging, the commute is manageable, there's room for advancement and the pay is great. But your coworkers? Some of them are, to be diplomatic, insufferable...
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Why Should We Hire You? Here's the Answer They Are Looking For…

Posted in Job Search Tips, Career Best Practices

Interview questions come in all shapes and sizes: There's the icebreaker: "How long was your commute here today?" The behavioral: "Describe a work situation in which you faced extreme time...
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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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