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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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Becoming the CEO of You, Inc.

Posted in Career Best Practices

Want to climb the career ladder more quickly? Give yourself an executive position – as the CEO of You, Inc. Just like smart business owners build strategic plans for their...
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Let's Get Personal – about Safety, That Is

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It's hot. It doesn't fit right. I just don't need it. Heard personal protective equipment complaints like these before? Employees' whining, excuses and outright refusals to comply can be enough...
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Stop Making These Same Mistakes Every Day!

Posted in Career Best Practices, Management Best Practices

Today's going to be different. Instead of letting your work day take control of you, you're going to take the proverbial bull by the horns. Check off those to do's...
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Is an Assertive Candidate Good or Bad?

Posted in , Recruiting

That candidate made a great first impression. Firm handshake. Lots of eye contact. Direct, confident responses to your questions. They’re obviously assertive, but what you're wondering is: "Will he be...
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The Busy. The Friend. The Interrogator. The Newb. How to Prep for Your Interviewer.

Posted in Job Search Tips, , Career Best Practices

Interview advice posts typically focus on the things you should say and do. In fact, we've published quite a few ourselves: 4 Questions to Ask in Your Next Interview How...
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High Growth Careers in 2016

Posted in Human Resources, Management Best Practices, Career Best Practices

Lose weight. Try a different haircut. Find a better job. What's your resolution for 2016? With a new year right around the corner, you may be considering starting or switching...
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