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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.


Back to School – Replacing Summer Help

Posted in Human Resources, Management Best Practices

The back to school ads are everywhere, and you know what that means? Your summer workforce is heading out the door. While many of those employees may be seasonal workers,...
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It Had to Be Done: How to Ease the Firing Process

Posted in Top Jobs

Firing employees is part and parcel of any manager's job. Sometimes, it can bring great relief – especially if the person being fired is a real slacker or a downright...
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Wake Up: Podcasts to Help You Wake Your Brain for Work

Posted in Management Best Practices, Career Best Practices

If you're not a morning person, what's the best way to shake off the mental cobwebs and get your brain prepped for a busy workday? Sure, you could drink more...
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Why Your Culture Could be Make or Break

Posted in Recruiting

Culture shmulture. With so much "real" work to do, who has time to focus on building a great workplace culture? After all, what's the big deal? Your employees are treated...
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Not sure why your culture stinks? Here's how to find out the unfiltered truth!

Posted in Management Best Practices, Human Resources

Productivity is down. Turnover is up. You're seeing more scowls than smiles at work. But when you ask your team what's wrong, all you hear is: "Nothing – everything's fine."...
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