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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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The Right Way to Decline a Job Offer

Posted in Career Best Practices

The boss grated on your nerves. The job would be a dead end for you. The pay was insulting. Whatever your reasons for rejecting a job offer, there are right...
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Best Jobs in Hattiesburg, MS

Posted in Top Jobs

The best jobs in Hattiesburg, MS are right here. Gary Carmichael, Strategic-Partner and C.S.P., makes a difference in job seekers' lives by connecting each with the right opportunity. Every day,...
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Here are the Interview Questions You CAN’T Ask

Posted in Human Resources

A leg brace. An engagement ring. A rainbow lapel pin. If an experienced HR professional or hiring manager spotted one of these things while interviewing a candidate, they’d never bring...
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Best Jobs in Gainesville, GA

Posted in Top Jobs

The best jobs in Gainesville, GA are right here. As Owner/Strategic-Partner for PrideStaff's Gainesville office, Mike McGraw dedicates himself to creating great matches between area employers and job seekers. He...
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How to Start Enjoying a Job You Hate

Posted in Career Best Practices

“I QUIT!” Oh, how you’d love to utter these words to your boss right now. But you have bills to pay – and you don’t have another job lined up...
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Best Jobs in Visalia, CA

Posted in Top Jobs

The best jobs in Visalia, CA are right here. Owner/Strategic-Partner Blanca Covarrubias enjoys making meaningful employment connections and being part of sharing new opportunities. She combines her broad-based staffing experience...
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How to Get Your Team to Take Charge

Posted in Management Best Practices

What kind of employees do you have: motivated, self-directed individuals who get the job done, or a bunch of powerless drones? If it’s the latter, it’s time to look in...
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How to Answer Quirky Interview Questions

Posted in Career Best Practices

“If you were a half-gallon of ice cream, what flavor would you be, and why?” “How many golf balls will fit inside a 747?” “Would you rather fight one horse-sized...
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Top Jobs in Ventura County, CA

Posted in Top Jobs

The best jobs in Ventura County, CA are right here. As Owners/Strategic-Partners for PrideStaff Ventura County, Daan and Nieke Renssen realize that talent is the driving force behind their business...
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Do’s and Don’ts of Background Checks

Posted in Human Resources

Can you check a candidate’s credit? Verify the authenticity of their degrees? Scour their social media accounts looking for evidence of drug use or other criminal activities? The questions are...
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