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14 Companies with Incredible Employee Perks

In an economy where employees are often overworked and many businesses are pulling the plug on raises and extra benefits, some companies are shining stars …

Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay

Did you know employers sometimes pay a premium for the right education and experience? Or that you might be able to earn more by doing …

How to Negotiate Relocation Assistance With an Unwilling Employer

Career Coach & Author Jack Chapman Tackles All of Your Salary and Negotiation Questions “I love this job, but…” We’ve all been there. You find …

7 Things to Do After Your Request for a Raise Gets Denied

Request for a Raise Denied? Don’t Succumb, Overcome! If the true measure of a person is how he/she acts in the face of adversity, then …

Reasons to Ask for a Raise: 7 Salary Adjustment Justifications

7 Reasons to Ask for a Raise – Increase Your Chances of Success So you want a raise? Great. But do you DESERVE a raise? …

12 Intangibles to Consider Before Accepting a Job Offer

Look Beyond Salary & Benefits Before Accepting a New Job Evaluating the Intangibles You finally have the formal job offer in hand. But wait! Suddenly, …

A Work-from-Home Argument Your Boss Can't Refuse

Everyone’s had mornings when they’d rather stay in their bunny slippers and gloat at the traffic reports while sipping coffee and working from their “home …

How Bonuses Work

Bonus programs reflect a company’s definition of success, how that definition is measured, and the extent to which that measure is met. Bonuses are similar …

How Do I Convert Salary to Hourly to Calculate a Part-Time Rate?

Q. When accepting a part-time position in an office and asked about salary requirements, what is the appropriate thing to say? How can you compare …

8 Reasons You Should Take a Pay Cut

Some Situations Present a Compelling Case for Taking Less Money Less Can Be More Just a few decades ago, the thought of taking a pay …