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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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What Should I Include in My Cover Letter?

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A well-crafted cover letter is an invaluable job search tool. It allows you to: personally introduce and frame your resume; capture a recruiter's attention by emphasizing your relevant strengths and...
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How to Wow Your Interviewer

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Have you ever watched one of those animal documentaries on Animal Planet or National Geographic? If so, you’ve probably noticed that animals do some crazy things just to capture attention...
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How to Handle a Workplace Bully

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They constantly interrupt. They strong-arm people. They love demeaning others and ruffling feathers. And unfortunately, they work right next to you, every day. While most playground bullies eventually move beyond...
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Do You Have an APPetite for Success? 3 Productivity Apps that will Transform Your Work Day

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Inbox overflowing? Mind racing? Being pulled in too many directions? There’s an app for that. Apps have transformed the way we live and work – but some are much more...
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How to Speed Up Your Job Search

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You need a job. Now. Time to put the proverbial pedal to the metal! The good news is, unemployment rates are low – which means you have more open positions...
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Who Is Your Best Cheerleader? How to Choose Winning References

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You’re in the home stretch. After a phone screen, two interviews and a skills assessment, your dream employer is ready to offer you a great job. There’s just one more...
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