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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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What Have You Done for Me Lately? How to Make a Strong Impression Before Year-End Reviews

Posted in Career Best Practices

The end of the year is fast approaching, and the big question from your boss is coming: "What have you achieved this year?" You may have done a darn good...
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How to Look Great for Your Interview – On a Budget

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Resume? Proofed, printed and ready to go. Interview prep? Employer research completed; answers to common questions well-rehearsed. Driving route? Planned out. You're all set to nail your next interview, with...
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Moving On, Without Burning a Bridge

Posted in Career Best Practices

You just accepted the offer for a new full-time position. The job pays more and has a ton of potential for career growth. So why aren't you turning cartwheels? Oh,...
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Sayonara, Job Loyalty!

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The average person spends 90,000 hours on the job during their lifetime. 90,000! That's a looong time to be frustrated or unhappy in your work. In years past, staying in...
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There's No Excuse for Excuses at Work

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"I just put a casserole in the oven." "My plastic surgery needed some 'tweaking' to get it just right." "I got stuck in the blood pressure machine at the grocery...
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Why Jugglers Don't Earn Much Money

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Does your career feel more like a three-ring circus than a linear path of advancement? It might be time to give up the juggling act. We're not talking about the...
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