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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Work Arguement

Stress is a big factor in today’s economy. But you still have a job to do. How can you tackle it well and keep your anxiety at bay in the process? Here are a few strategies from PrideStaff, one of the top employment agencies in Phoenix, to consider: #1: Start off slow. The worst way… Read more »

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Temp To Hire Phoenix

Hiring is always a big decision with high stakes. However, now with so much economic uncertainty, it can be more stressful than ever. But if it’s becoming clear you need to bring in new hires, but aren’t sure whether you can manage the cost for the long-term, what can you do? The answer is with… Read more »

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Video Interview

Traditional job interviews are nerve-wracking, nail-biting experiences. Video ones can be even more challenging because most candidates aren’t used to them. Instead of letting your anxiety show, follow these tips for a successful performance and a possible job offer: Do your homework. Just as you would with an in-person interview, do your homework ahead of… Read more »

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Phoenix Staffing

Hiring under typical circumstances is challenging. But with today’s new normal, it’s harder than ever. There are social distancing protocols to consider, not to mention an onslaught of candidates searching for employment. It’s a lot to deal with, but at PrideStaff, we’re here to help. As an experienced staffing firm serving the Phoenix and Tempe… Read more »

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Video Interview

With record low unemployment rates, you would think hiring would be easier today. But many companies are reporting that it’s still hard to find top talent. When it comes to hiring, there’s also always some risk involved. Even with the most diligent vetting process, you never really know what you’re going to get in the… Read more »

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At Home Work

Whether you’re working from home by choice or chance, there are many unforeseen challenges to this set-up. To help you navigate your way through them all, here’s a look at some different tips to put to use, so you’re as productive as possible. Tip #1: Keep up a routine. Just because you don’t need to… Read more »

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Hiring-Graduates

With spring comes a wave of new college graduates ready to join the workforce. Are you looking to recruit some of them to your team? Don’t wait until May when all of your competition will be making offers. Now’s the time to get the process started, so you can have a better shot at recruiting… Read more »

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Spring-Cleaning

Spring is here and with the warmer weather and longer days comes new beginnings. So if your career is stagnant or you’re not happy with it, it’s a great time to take a step back and re-assess. This way, you can turn the situation around, setting yourself up for more success in the future. When… Read more »

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Job Search

Finding a job today is a little different than it was even just a few years ago. The employment market has changed dramatically, technology has evolved, and employers are looking for a mix of soft and technical skills. So when it comes to finding a new position in this landscape in the New Year, how… Read more »