getting a raise
If you ask for a raise, you have a pretty good chance of getting one.
Getting a raise is mostly about timing for the company, industry standards and, of course, good performance. But it often comes down to one simple thing: asking for it. And next year, you may have to.
Forty percent of Americans leave paid vacation days unused each year. That's not just bad for their tans -- now it's bad for their careers too. A new study shows those who take vacations are more likely to be promoted and get raises. Beach, anyone?
"Yes, You Can Make It In Fashion" is a new HuffPost Style series that profiles men and women across every area of the fashion
Whether you or a man or woman, it's important to know your true market value and enter these conversations with confidence. Preparation is key and implementing some of the following steps can improve your chances of getting the salary you want.
I'm not curing cancer. I've given up my career helping to rethink education in failing schools across the country. But I
"A lot of us fall into that realm of we really love our jobs, we really love the companies that we work for, we really love
By Amy Shearn Just because your company has a salary freeze doesn't mean you can't score some lucrative employee perks.
Chances are that you accepted your current primary job with the initial salary offer. You were happy to get the job and you did not want to tick off your future manager so you accepted what was offered. You most likely are underpaid if that is what you did.
People are constantly telling me how they can't seem to get ahead or just can't get their boss to respect them. Is there some secret formula to it? Not really. Listen up as I explain how you can gain your boss' respect and start shaping your career for a better future in three easy steps.