Does the next pay raise always seem to be on the distant horizon? Here’s the thing about getting paid- if the work-for-money agreement came along too easily, there’s a good chance that you might feel let down at some point. In the course of watercooler talk, you may hear about someone else in the same position getting paid a lot more. Or perhaps, you work years at a company with no sight of a raise on the horizon, but you don’t want to have ‘the talk’ because you love the place.
Pay Raise Ideas
The first step to good negotiation, especially when it involves a raise, is accepting that you really want it. No conversation about money can ever be fruitful if you approach it in two minds. Let’s discuss a few ways to negotiate a raise- ideas that are professional, polite and serve the purpose.
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