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 you know can get you far in a job search. Adding a new team member into the mix is a huge gamble for hiring managers, so they often feel more comfortable choosing a candidate who has the support of someone they trust. Results of Jobvite’s 2018 Job Seeker Nation Report revealed 60 percent of… Read more »

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Are you ready for Christmas?! PrideStaff North Dallas is! We had a Holiday filled week with parties, gratitude and many delicious treats! We are so grateful for all of our employees and clients and all that came out to celebrate with us on Friday for our employee Holiday party! Going to visit and celebrate our… Read more »

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We are excited to share a new Client Referral Program story with you!   Lisa Maloney is a long time friend of PrideStaff – a former client, candidate and employee!  Lisa introduced us to her prior employer who was in need of hiring an AR Specialist.  We successfully filled that role and have Lisa to… Read more »

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The countdown to Christmas continues! The Holiday is right around the corner and the excitement is building! PrideStaff North Dallas definitely had an exciting week! This week we received news that has us feeling over the moon! We are extremely honored to have been recognized again on the Dallas Business Journal’s Largest Women-Owned Business List!… Read more »

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Once upon a time, your employees came into the office with positive attitudes each day. They worked hard, got along well with one another and appeared genuinely happy. However, things have changed. These days, your team seems like entirely different people. You’re not sure what caused the shift, but if any of the following four… Read more »

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There are only 16 days until Christmas and we can’t wait! We hope you all are enjoying this holiday season! A big thank you to everyone who donated to the Vogel Alcove fundraiser!  The kids are going to love their new books, puzzles and games! We had such an exciting week because we reached 200… Read more »

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Many people dread job interviews, but for others, it’s their time to shine. This can make interviewing difficult, because the right person for the job isn’t necessarily the smoothest candidate. The last thing you want is to hire a seemingly perfect candidate, only to realize their interview performance was all smoke and mirrors. Get it… Read more »

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This week we have been getting ready for the holiday season! We have been getting books, puzzles and games together to donate to the children through the Vogel Fundraiser! There is still time to help a great cause! If you haven’t already stopped by to make a donation, we will still be accepting items until… Read more »

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If you don’t know the difference between active and passive job seekers, it’s time to change that. Each group can include equally qualified candidates, but attracting them requires a different approach. You don’t know which category your next great hire fits into, so you need to know how to relate to both. Here’s an overview… Read more »