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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 Showcase Your Past Experiences

Posted in Career Best Practices

The job market is hot right now. Opportunities are plentiful in a wide range of job categories—from skilled trades and administrative roles, to accounting, IT, and HR positions. But you...
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How to Deal with Unacceptable Behavior in the Workplace

Posted in Human Resources, Management Best Practices

Tempers flaring? Attitudes need adjusting? Workers slacking off? It must be summer! While most of your employees are probably even-keeled and productive all year long, the heat of the summer...
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Top-Paying Skilled Trades Careers

Posted in Career Best Practices

You want a job that offers great potential. Stability. A great work environment. Variety and a challenge. Oh, and you want it to pay really well, too. Is that too...
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The Impact of California’s New Worker Misclassification Test – Will This Expand?

Posted in Human Resources

As one of the biggest line items on a typical employer's balance sheet, personnel expenses are a prime target for cost-cutting strategies. For years, organizations have tried to work around...
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Perks of Working on the Night Shift

Posted in Career Best Practices

"Graveyard shift." Yikes – not the most appealing way to describe overnight work hours. But don't let the name scare you away from considering midnight shift work. While working the...
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Robots: A Manufacturer's Friend or Enemy?

Posted in Career Best Practices

It's tough when you lose out on a job to another guy. But when that other guy is a robot?!? It's downright infuriating. Robots, drones and certain forms of artificial...
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