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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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Mastering Millennial Management

Posted in Management Best Practices

Millennials are narcissistic and entitled. Lazy. Compulsive job-hoppers. Really?! Managing millennials based on negative stereotypes like these is dangerous – especially when you consider that, by 2020, 46% of all...
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Earning Your Worth or Earning Your Asking Price

Posted in Career Best Practices

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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Weed Out Bad Hires with These Questions

Posted in Human Resources

You're in the home stretch. After weeks spent recruiting, screening and interviewing applicants, you've identified a promising candidate who is a great fit for the role and your company's culture...
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Does Your Team Need to Go Back to the Classroom?

Posted in Management Best Practices

School is back in session – and across the country, parents are heaving a collective sigh of relief. Now that kids have returned to their studies, is it time your...
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Stop Trying to Overcome Weaknesses

Posted in Human Resources, Management Best Practices

Focused on "fixing" your employees? Whether it's due to human nature or ineffective practices, managers typically spend the majority of their time helping employees to overcome weaknesses: identifying areas of...
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Selling "Skilled Trades" to Millennials

Posted in Human Resources

Millennials not applying to your job postings for machinists, welders, carpenters or construction workers? It's no surprise. Skilled-trades positions are suffering from a bit of an "image problem" with younger...
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