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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By now, you already know the importance of customizing your resume for every job opportunity, but you might not understand the value of keywords. The terms and phrases used in your resume can profoundly impact your chances of scoring an interview. One of the main reasons for this is keyword scanning tools. The best jobs… Read more »

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Celebrate good times, COME ON! We have had another great week full of awesome celebrations with amazing people!   Our first official “Everyday Hero” has been choosen and celebrated like a true HERO should! What a better way to recognize our employees that go above and beyond and keep it 100% EVERYDAY!  This month Darrell… Read more »

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Choosing the wrong person for a job is a frustrating mistake. The vast majority of employers — 74 percent — admit they’ve hired the wrong person, according to a 2017 CareerBuilder survey. Not only does this cause headaches, it’s also costly. According to those surveyed, companies lost an average of $14,900 on every bad hire… Read more »

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Happy Super Bowl Sunday to all you Patriots and Rams fans! Even if your team didn’t make it to the Super Bowl this year… we hope you had a SUPER WEEK!    Not only are we ending our SUPER  week by watching the Super Bowl with friends and family, but we have to take a… Read more »

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Its that time of year again! PrideStaff North Dallas is preparing to attend their annual conference with other PrideStaff offices from around the country! We are so excited to jazz it up in the soulful city of New Orleans this year where we will be learning new tactics to provide better client experiences focused on… Read more »

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They might not have much professional experience under their belts, but that doesn’t mean entry-level employees can’t quickly climb the ranks. New hires who are a bit ‘green,’ are filled with raw talent you get to shape. Since you don’t have to waste time breaking bad habits instilled by previous employers, you can start turning… Read more »

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Hold up your hand and space your index finger and thumb about an inch away from each other. Take a close look. It is said that all it takes to go the extra mile is an extra inch. While that might not seem like monumental distance, that’s all it takes to move from good to great, and great… Read more »

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Meet Grace Durant, PrideStaff Financial’s newest Staffing Consultant! We are so happy to have her on the team and we are excited to introduce her to you!   What were you doing before working with PrideStaff North Dallas? Before working at PrideStaff, I was working as an Accountant for Improving Enterprises.    What is your role… Read more »

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It’s a New Year, New You, and there are lots of New JOBS! We have many new jobs available and tons of great news to share with you! We celebrated Arlene W. who has been an amazing PrideStaff employee! She received a permanent offer with WebTPA this week! We are so excited for Arlene and… Read more »

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We hope 2019 has been treating you well! We are off to a fantastic start to the year! This week was full of celebration!   We started the week with welcoming eleven new hires to our orientation! We are so excited for all of them as they begin their new journey’s this year with us!… Read more »