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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Who else is shocked that January is already coming to an end? We are for sure, but time flies when you are having fun! We are off to a great start for this new year and have enjoyed every second of it! From helping people find new jobs, to having a pajama day at work,… Read more »

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Company culture is the glue that holds your organization together. Therefore, it’s important to make sure yours is rock solid. Unfortunately, gaps aren’t always easy to see on the surface — especially when you’re so close to the situation. Here are three questions to ask yourself that can help you assess the state of your… Read more »

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PrideStaff North Dallas has been in business for 20 years now – and a lot has changed! Since opening our doors in 2000, my team and I have witnessed dramatic changes in our industry, survived the Great Recession and learned invaluable business lessons along the way. To celebrate our 20th anniversary, we’re sharing those lessons… Read more »

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This past week we have had some amazing Google reviews from our employees that have truly warmed our hearts!!! We absolutely love our employees and we love their feedback! We are so happy that we are able to make the dreadful process of looking for a new job as smooth as possible! Thank you to… Read more »

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Choosing the right person for the job isn’t easy. No doubt, you receive plenty of applications from seemingly qualified candidates for every position you post. However, you have to scratch the surface and dig deep to find the right fit. The best person for the job isn’t always the most obvious choice on paper. Here… Read more »

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Shifting economic and employment conditions. Advancing technology. Dramatic evolutions in the way we staff organizations and get work done. Over the past two decades, so much about our businesses and lives have changed; we’ve gained so much experience and wisdom along the way. As we prepare to celebrate our 20th anniversary, my team and I… Read more »

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All the way from our PrideStaff office in California to our North Dallas office, this month’s Everyday Hero is someone that is very worthy of honor for her hard work and dedication to her job! We are so happy to be able to award our employees that go above and beyond everyday!   We believe… Read more »

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As you may already know, we LOVE employee referrals! It truly warms our hearts to hear the amazing mission stories of friends helping each other find employment and we want to make sure to reward them for that! Below is one of our favorite employee referral story from 2019!   Taniyah Carter is a long-time… Read more »

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Interviewing for a new job is a process — and often, it starts with a phone screening. While this type of interview is more informal than a traditional one held in person, it’s still a very big deal. If you don’t make a great impression in this round, you won’t be invited back, so it’s… Read more »

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As we are wrapping up the year, it is truly wonderful and rewarding to not only look at our accomplishments and our milestones, but also to look back at the amazing things our employees have done this past year. Whether that’s being an Everyday Hero, getting permanent job offers, or celebrating anniversaries in their roles,… Read more »