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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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Are Your Employees Telling the Truth?

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To be an effective manager, you need to know the truth. The whole truth. And nothing but the truth. But if you try to get constructive feedback from your employees...
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The Deadliest Sins of Growth Companies

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Sales are soaring. Revenue is ramping up. And you've crushed your growth projections for the last quarter. Congratulations – you're running a high-growth company! But before you uncork that bottle...
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Does Your Team Need to Go Back to the Classroom?

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School is back in session – and across the country, parents are heaving a collective sigh of relief. Now that kids have returned to their studies, is it time your...
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Closing Out Your Work Day – The Right Way

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What is the best way to get off to a productive start tomorrow? Pay it forward – by ending today's work day the right way. You can't argue with the...
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The Unexpected Qualities of a Toxic Employee

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When it comes to negative employees, managers typically expect individuals who: Don't pull their weight Continually gripe about their work Get on peers' and supervisors' nerves These hallmarks make toxic...
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Skip the Blame Game with Your Employees

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Frustrated with lackluster performance – from either individual employees or your organization as a whole? If your business is slowing down and your employees seem drained, you may be tempted...
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