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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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Is Your Job Hopping Making Managers Hop Over Your Resume?

Posted in Career Best Practices

A big increase in responsibilities. A significantly higher salary. Greater opportunities for advancement. There are so many positive reasons to change jobs frequently. But for all the pros, there's one...
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You're Spooking Hiring Managers with These 5 Resume Mistakes

Posted in Career Best Practices

Is your resume more "trick" than "treat"? If it's full of errors, too long or generic, a hiring manager probably won't give it a second look. But aside from avoiding...
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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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What Should I Include in My Cover Letter?

Posted in Career Best Practices

A well-crafted cover letter is an invaluable job search tool. It allows you to: personally introduce and frame your resume; capture a recruiter's attention by emphasizing your relevant strengths and...
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Recent Grad Without a Job Yet? Here's How to Fix That!

You've passed your exams. Moved the tassel on your mortar board. And finally earned your degree. Congratulations! If you're a recent graduate looking for work, it's a great time to...
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How to Handle a Workplace Bully

Posted in Career Best Practices

They constantly interrupt. They strong-arm people. They love demeaning others and ruffling feathers. And unfortunately, they work right next to you, every day. While most playground bullies eventually move beyond...
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