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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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Stop Nagging! How to Follow Up Without Being a Pest

Posted in Career Best Practices

"Hey – when are you going to get back to me?" "So, did I get the job or what?" "Why don't you just HIRE ME already?!?" While you're waiting to...
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How to Make Performance Reviews a Little Less Painful

Posted in Management Best Practices, Human Resources

Oh, the agony. It's performance review time again, and you're already dreading the process: The endless meetings. The "deer in the headlights" look on employees' faces. The bad news you...
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Get Paid: Tips to Help Negotiate a Fair Salary

Posted in Career Best Practices

You're in the home stretch. After a barrage of interviews, you've emerged as the top candidate and the employer has offered you the job. Way to go! But there's still...
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Laid Off? Cool Your Jets

Posted in Career Best Practices

Recently handed a pink slip? You may be experiencing a complex mix of emotions ranging from anger toward your former employer to anxiety about the future of your career. While...
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He's Going the Distance: LONG Distance!

Posted in Career Best Practices

Want to move closer to the mountains or the ocean? Always dreamed of living and working in a big city? Need to be near family? Then today's post is for...
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5 Steps to Make Sure New Policies Get Implemented Not Disregarded

Posted in Human Resources, Management Best Practices

You've worked hard to create a new workplace policy that will benefit your company greatly. You deserve a pat on the back! But your work isn't done. Once that beautiful...
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