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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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Deal with it, Rookie! What to expect and how to prepare for being a new hire.

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You got the job – congratulations! You should be thrilled, right? So why are you feeling so nervous? Logically, you may wonder about your new work environment; your new boss;...
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Are You Getting Burned? Time for some career sunscreen…

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When your business heats up, make sure your employees don't get burned – burned out , that is. Burnout isn't just caused by heavy workloads (although that's often a prime...
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Let Me Get This Straight: Being Overqualified is a Bad Thing?

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Hiring managers and HR professionals can be a lot like Goldilocks. They want candidates with a level of experience that's "just right." Fair or not, in their eyes, a candidate...
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Asking Good Questions Just Might Land You the Job

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A job interview can be extremely intimidating. Preparing properly, however, can greatly increase your confidence! If you're like most job seekers, you probably think of the "usual suspects" when it...
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Where Candidates are Looking

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Where do people look when they're on the job hunt? What online job boards and social sites are most popular among job seekers? How can you connect with the right...
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Finding a Great Summer Job

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It's hard to believe that summer is right around the corner! And for many employers, summertime is their busiest season – which means they'll need to fill seasonal and temporary...
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