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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Happy Saturday everyone! We hope you had an amazing week and are enjoying this last week of the summer season! We have some awesome things to share with you this week!     One of our missions that is extremely important to our PrideStaff team, is being able to better serve our clients as well… Read more »

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Social media has taken the world by storm. According to the Pew Research Center, seven in 10 Americans have a social presence, and the median user maintains accounts on three popular platforms. Recruiters are aware of this, and they’re using it to gather more detailed information on candidates than ever. If your social media presence… Read more »

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It was a short week this past week due to the Labor Day holiday, but we did not fall short in PrideStaff highlights! We had many amazing things in the works!   We are so happy to announce that we were able to welcome on more than six new employees during orientation this week and… Read more »

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You hired a very talented team, but you know they’re capable of achieving more than the output they’re currently producing. Great things happen when they really get down to work, so it’s time to put some policies in place to make productivity a top priority. As the boss, you want to give employees as much… Read more »

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What a phenomenal week we have had here in North Dallas through service, new employment opportunities, and having a ton of fun! I think we all would say our biggest and best success was volunteering at the National Breast Cancer Foundation! We were able to prepare 800 packages that will be distributed to those affected… Read more »

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Every experienced candidate has a history, but yours is a bit more colorful than most. If you’ve changed jobs a lot or have at least one notable resume gap, know this will likely come up during the hiring process. When handled properly, you can address your past, without allowing it to haunt you. Here’s a… Read more »

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The weekend is quickly coming to an end and that means it is time for a fresh start with the week to come! It is important for us to look back on all the successes and highlights we have had each week and we truly love sharing them with you as well! Below are a… Read more »

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PrideStaff is pleased to announce that their North Dallas staffing and employment agency has opened a new satellite office in Las Colinas, Texas. The new office serves as a recruiting hub to connect job seekers with employers in the greater Irving and Las Colinas area.   With billions of new development underway, Amy Linn and… Read more »

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We are very happy to welcome Kate White to the PrideStaff family! Last week was her first week as a new Recruiting Assistant! When she’s not with her new “PrideStaff family”, she is usually spending time outdoors with her family!   What were you doing before working with PrideStaff North Dallas? Before Pridestaff, we were… Read more »

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When you post an open position, you expect to be inundated with resumes. The unemployment rate is at an historic low, but that doesn’t mean people aren’t still seeking new opportunities. The best job postings always attract a lot of attention, so clearly something is up. You know your company is a great place to… Read more »