Today, most news stories about celebrities aren’t exactly casting their actions in a positive light. Luckily, there are some very glowing exceptions, such as Emma Watson. Not only was the former Harry Potter star recently named as a U.N. Women Continue reading Emma Watson Takes Stand for Gender Equality With “HeforShe”
At some point in your career, you may find yourself wanting a salary increase. But do you know the right way to ask for a raise? According to Mercer’s 2014/2015 US Compensation Planning Survey, the average raise in base pay Continue reading The Magic Question: How do I ask for a Raise?
You’ve applied for a job, and gone through the interview process. Finally, you’ve heard the words you’ve been waiting for, “We’d like to make you an offer.” Now the salary negotiations begin, and being a good negotiator is not only the Continue reading Salary Negotiation 101: The Top 5 Must-Knows
On June 23 2014, President Obama, along with the White House Council on Women and Girls, the Department of Labor, and the Center for American Progress, hosted a Summit on Working Families. The goal of this summit was to find Continue reading The President’s Plan to Make Life Easier for Working Families
When talking economics, men are better negotiators than women. For example, they get better paying jobs, own more properties, deal more in the stock market and at the time of their death they leave larger inheritances than women. There are Continue reading Ask for more…You deserve it!
Do you want to negotiate a salary increase this year but are unsure of how you would justify it? Here are some strategies you can implement now to build a strong case for the raise you want in the future. Continue reading Show Me the Money!