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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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Why Wait Until Their First Day to Start Training?

Posted in Human Resources

They sailed through the interview phase. Their references checked out beautifully. They accepted your offer. Congratulations: You have yourself a great new hire! Your work is done, right? Nope –...
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Say Thanks: Employee Appreciation Tips

Posted in Management Best Practices

At PrideStaff, we make a year-round, concerted effort to recognize the contributions, hard work and integrity of both our internal staff and our field associates. Why? In addition to simply...
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Ask This: Would Your Last Boss Hire You Again?

Posted in Career Best Practices

It's no secret: hiring great people starts with asking great interviewing questions. But just what should you be asking? With just a few swipes of the thumb, job seekers can...
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Now You Know: 5 Reasons Star Employees Leave

Posted in Human Resources

Think that employees quit to take jobs where they can earn more money? Surprisingly, better compensation didn't even make the top seven on Inc.com's recent list of reasons why great...
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What's More Important: Attitude or Skill?

Posted in Human Resources

You've narrowed the field to two great candidates. One has the perfect combination of job skills and work experience; the other has an amazing attitude, but is a little light...
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Skip the Blame Game with Your Employees

Posted in Management Best Practices

Frustrated with lackluster performance – from either individual employees or your organization as a whole? If your business is slowing down and your employees seem drained, you may be tempted...
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