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THE WATERCOOLER.

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 Explain Resume Gaps

Posted in Career Best Practices

"Mind the gap!" Even if you've never used the London Underground, you've probably heard this phrase reminding you to be mindful of the dangerous gap between the train and platform...
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Whoops! How to Turn Around a Bad Performance Review

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It stings. Whether you anticipated that negative performance review or were completely blindsided, being told you're not living up to expectations can leave you feeling embarrassed. Disheartened. And even worried...
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The "Year of You": Getting and Staying Motivated in 2019

Posted in Career Best Practices

The clock has struck midnight. The decorations have been stowed. Another holiday season has come to an end. And if you're like many Americans, you've probably done a little soul-searching...
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Growth Potential: These Fastest Growing Occupations Are Poised to Break Out in 2019

Posted in Career Best Practices

Looking to start or switch your career? 2019 may be your year! The US job market is hot – and that momentum is likely to continue through the early part...
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Top Career Posts from 2018

Posted in Career Best Practices

Are you a regular reader of PrideStaff's Watercooler blog? If so, thank you. And if not, now is the perfect time to "drink in" amazing job search, interview, resume preparation...
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My Kid Is Sick Again – Now What?

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They creep into your room at an ungodly hour and declare, "I don't feel good." Their words jolt you wide awake – and you know within minutes that there's just...
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