PrideStaff | Recruiting


The Watercooler is PrideStaff's blog covering trends and tips for successfully managing issues in the workplace, such as: retention, employee engagement, and interviewing.


The Perks That Attract Top Talent

Posted in Human Resources

Perks. Benefits. Extras. No matter what you call them, top talent wants them. Regardless of their role or industry, job seekers at all levels want to work for companies that...
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Ask This: Would Your Last Boss Hire You Again?

Posted in Career Best Practices

It's no secret: hiring great people starts with asking great interviewing questions. But just what should you be asking? With just a few swipes of the thumb, job seekers can...
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Red Flags that Scream "DON'T HIRE ME"

Posted in Recruiting

Hiring would be so much easier if slackers, job-hoppers and toxic people wore big signs to their interviews that say: "DON'T HIRE ME!" But while things are never quite this...
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What's More Important: Attitude or Skill?

Posted in Human Resources

You've narrowed the field to two great candidates. One has the perfect combination of job skills and work experience; the other has an amazing attitude, but is a little light...
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Problem Solved…Or Maybe Not?

Posted in Management Best Practices

Is "Chief Problem Creator" a key position you need to fill? Didn't think so. Employers like you want to hire people who solve problems – not create them. Regardless of...
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Is an Assertive Candidate Good or Bad?

Posted in , Recruiting

That candidate made a great first impression. Firm handshake. Lots of eye contact. Direct, confident responses to your questions. They’re obviously assertive, but what you're wondering is: "Will he be...
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