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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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How to Gain Experience Right Out of College

Posted in Career Best Practices

Job prospects for college grads have improved substantially since the Great Recession. But while unemployment for recent college graduates has declined steadily since 2011, underemployment has increased – meaning that fewer graduates are using their degrees to their full advantage. PrideStaff offers some help. Use these suggestions to gain that much-needed experience right out of college.
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Carlsbad, CA Staffing Agencies

Posted in Hot Jobs

With over 36 years of staffing industry experience, Owner/Strategic-Partner Christine Rupp has become a true expert in connecting Carlsbad's top talent with the right employment opportunities. Here are some top jobs currently available.
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The Skilled Labor Shortage is Growing

Posted in Recruiting, Management Best Practices

Struggling to find qualified, skilled labor? You're not alone; it's a harsh recruiting reality. Data from PrideStaff's 2014 Workforce Hiring Projections shows that demand for skilled labor is on the rise. PrideStaff, a leading national employment agency, provides tips for addressing today's skills gaps.
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How to Manage Drama Queens and Kings

Posted in Management Best Practices

We’ve all experienced the difficult and disruptive personality of the Drama Queen or King. Here are tips for how to better manage these individuals.
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The Importance of Setting Expectations Early

Posted in Management Best Practices

As his manager, it's your responsibility to create the foundation for a solid working relationship with your new employee. Provide the communication, structure and support he needs, right from day one. Here's how...
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Las Vegas, NV Staffing Agencies

Posted in Hot Jobs

The best jobs in Las Vegas, NV are right here. Bob Daniel, Owner/Strategic-Partner for PrideStaff's Las Vegas office, takes great pride in mentoring individuals in their career development. He and...
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Proofread, Proofread, Proofread!

Posted in Career Best Practices

A study on recruiting from 2010 found that a single typo is enough to have one in four executives immediately toss your resume in the garbage! Here is how to make sure you catch all typos before the hiring manager does!
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Fort Lauderdale, FL Staffing Agencies

Posted in Hot Jobs

The best jobs near Fort Lauderdale, FL are right here. Owners/Strategic-Partners Robert and Carmen Calamia work diligently to ensure that candidates have an outstanding experience and view PrideStaff as job...
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Temporary Staffing Use on the Rise

Posted in Recruiting, Management Best Practices

In decades past, temporary employees were only used as short-term fill-ins when employees called in sick or went on vacation. But in recent years, skills shortages, economic uncertainty and changing healthcare legislation have vastly changed the way we utilize contingent staff. Smart employers no longer consider temporary employees a "band-aid" solution, but a strategic workforce management tool.
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Modesto, CA Staffing Agency

Posted in Hot Jobs

The best jobs in Modesto, CA are right here. Part of the PrideStaff team since 1999, Strategic-Partner Alisa Torlai stays enthusiastic because she loves meeting and assisting new job seekers...
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