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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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The Impact of California’s New Worker Misclassification Test – Will This Expand?

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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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Eliminating HR Headaches: Apps to Ease Your Workplace Issues

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#MeToo #TimesUp You've read the hashtags, heard the stories in the news, and seen the tide of black formal wear on the red carpet. But despite a recent wave of...
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Why Wait Until Their First Day to Start Training?

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They sailed through the interview phase. Their references checked out beautifully. They accepted your offer. Congratulations: You have yourself a great new hire! Your work is done, right? Nope –...
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Are You at Risk? How to Protect Your Company from Undocumented Worker Fines

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When it comes to worker authorization issues with temporary employees, some employers incorrectly assume that the staffing agency those individuals work for is the only one "on the hook." Unfortunately,...
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Breaking Bad…Hiring Habits

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Tired of hiring people who don't live up to expectations? Maybe it's time to examine your hiring practices. Every now and again, all employers have tough-to-fill or last-minute hiring needs...
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Workplace Relationships – Should You Have a Formal Policy in Place?

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Jim Halpert and Pam Beasley. Sam Malone and Diane Chambers. Don Draper and Megan Calvet. Bet you can guess where we’re going with this post… It’s February, and love is...
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