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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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You're Spooking Hiring Managers with These 5 Resume Mistakes

Posted in Career Best Practices

Is your resume more "trick" than "treat"? If it's full of errors, too long or generic, a hiring manager probably won't give it a second look. But aside from avoiding...
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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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How Little Improvements Add Up to Big Results

Posted in Career Best Practices, Management Best Practices

"You eat an elephant one bite at a time." "Rome wasn't built in a day." Sayings like these have been uttered for ages, with good reason; big changes start with...
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Want a Year-End Raise? Do This.

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A great corporate culture, opportunities for advancement, and work/life flexibility may make your job great. But if you're not earning what you're worth, your enthusiasm for your "great" job will...
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6 Tips for Dealing with a Bad Boss

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It's finally happened. While you typically get along just fine with people at work, it's different this time. You and your boss just aren't seeing eye-to-eye on an important issue...
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Temping Can Be a Perfect Complement to College Courses

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Are you a college student, looking to: Learn more about what it's like to work in a wide range of industries, environments and company sizes? Strengthen your resume? Earn extra...
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