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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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Temping Can Be a Perfect Complement to College Courses

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Are you a college student, looking to: Learn more about what it's like to work in a wide range of industries, environments and company sizes? Strengthen your resume? Earn extra...
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Help! I Can't Stand My Coworkers!

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You love your job. It's challenging, the commute is manageable, there's room for advancement and the pay is great. But your coworkers? Some of them are, to be diplomatic, insufferable...
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Top 5 College Majors in Demand

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Will you earn a livable salary right out of college? Will professionals in your field be in-demand five or 10 years from now? Will your college degree lead to a...
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Why Should We Hire You? Here's the Answer They Are Looking For…

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Interview questions come in all shapes and sizes: There's the icebreaker: "How long was your commute here today?" The behavioral: "Describe a work situation in which you faced extreme time...
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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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