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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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Let's Get Personal – about Safety, That Is

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It's hot. It doesn't fit right. I just don't need it. Heard personal protective equipment complaints like these before? Employees' whining, excuses and outright refusals to comply can be enough...
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Closing in on Year-End – Have You Met Your Goals?

Posted in Management Best Practices

The year is nearly over – are you meeting the goals you've set? Use PrideStaff's tips to make the rest of 2013 even more successful...
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Workforce Planning

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By taking a systematic approach to using employees, you can dramatically improve your company’s ability to respond to changing conditions. In other words, a workforce plan can help ensure that you’re prepared – and not surprised. Here's where to start...
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Your 2012 Workforce Summary

Posted in Recruiting, Management Best Practices

As you prepare for the year ahead, start by taking a look back. Use PrideStaff’s tips for creating a 2012 workforce summary that will help you accurately plan for your staffing needs in 2013:
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Conducting Year-End Reviews

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Year-end employee reviews can be extremely helpful, if conducted in the right way. Here are PrideStaff’s tips for turning your reviews into constructive, motivating sessions:
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Dealing with Disengaged and Burned Out Workers

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How do American workers feel about their jobs these days? They’re burned out, stressed out and unhappy at work. According to ComPsych’s new national survey of 1,880 workers, even getting...
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