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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We are happy to share a new Proud to Refer mission story with you! We have a second time winner for our Proud to Refer Program! Sean Duncan referred us to a new client in Irving that was in need of a Controller, and we were able to happily fill that need! Sean has a… Read more »

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Did y’all get some of that nice April rain yesterday? Although it was pretty intense at times, I’m counting on those April showers bringing us some beautiful May flowers! This week, our employees were doing some great things!   This week we celebrated our incredible employee Cecilia, that hit her one year anniversary with Keurig Dr…. Read more »

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When hiring a new employee for your team, you want to find a top performer, but this is often easier said than done. Seasoned candidates know the right way to answer common interview questions, so you have to switch things up. Digging deep and posing unexpected performance-related questions can help you find the best fit…. Read more »

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Happy Sunday everyone! We hope you all are enjoying your last day of March, which flew by! Does anyone else agree? We had a great last week of the month and we are happy to share it with you all!   First, we would like to show some love to our employees! Chardae T. accepted… Read more »

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PrideStaff North Dallas was proud to be a part of an extremely important and worthy cause by supporting Eye on the Rainforest.  We did this by financially supporting our summer intern, Gabrielle Jurik, who attends Pepperdine University in California. Eye on the Rainforest’s mission is: “Our mission is to research and demonstrate the economic use… Read more »

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Filling an entry-level role at your company can be a challenge. When a candidate has spent little to no time in the professional world, it’s always a bit of a gamble. However, if you choose the right person, they might turn out to be the best employee you’ve ever had. When meeting with entry-level candidates,… Read more »

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Spring has officially SPRUNG!  Our North Dallas office is loving the warm weather, flowers are blooming, and we are looking forward to the new season ahead!  The one tough thing about spring is losing an hour, due to daylight savings!  Are any of you having a hard time adjusting? They say after three weeks that… Read more »

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Finding the right person for the job is a process. After sorting through dozens — maybe even hundreds — of resumes, you’ll create a shortlist of candidates to interview. Generally speaking, these people will have at least somewhat similar skills and experience, but you’ll find yourself face to face with a multitude of personalities. Effectively… Read more »

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Happy Spring Break to those of you that might be starting off the break, and for those that might be coming back from breaks, we hope you all had a relaxing and restful time! It is now feeling a bit like Spring here in North Dallas and we can’t wait for what this new season… Read more »

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Branding is no longer a feature exclusive to companies. These days, job seekers are expected to have a strong personal brand that tells potential employers who they are and highlights the unique qualities they have to offer. If you’ve already launched your job search or are getting ready to do so, it’s time to get… Read more »