5 Tips On How To Negotiate Your Salary

Dumb Little Man

Do you feel uncomfortable and don’t know how to negotiate your salary? But the reality is that “75% of people who ask for a pay rise, get a rise”, based on PayScale’s Salary Negotiation Guide. An increase in your salary will not come overnight.

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Study: Self-Employed Have Higher Lifetime Earnings Than Salary Workers

Small Business Labs

Key quote: Manso finds that entrepreneurs experience only slightly higher lifetime earnings variance -- that is, risk -- than people who go the salaried route. If you're interested go to the study paper - Experimentation and the Returns to Entrepreneurship - to learn more. But the bottom line is self-employment allows experimentation and learning opportunities that lead to higher lifetime earnings.

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Avoid Decision Fatigue: Learn The Steps for Effective Delegation

Dumb Little Man

Learning the steps for effective delegation can help you refocus on your long-term goals. Small businesses can struggle to compete with the salaries and benefits offered by larger companies, but that doesn’t mean you won’t be able to find the right people.

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Career Success A to Z: L is for Lifelong Learning

Eat Your Career

Learn more about it and access links to other articles in the series here. It’s no exaggeration to say that I truly believe one of the core reasons we are all here on this planet is to learn. In truth, I don’t believe many people (if any) actually disdain the idea of learning itself.

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5 reasons to learn a foreign language to further your career

Practically Perfect PA

Learning a new language takes time and dedication, but the development of smartphone technology has brought new opportunities to fit learning into your daily routine. With so many opportunities at your fingertips, there has never been a better time to learn a new language.

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On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: What Can We Learn From the Bad Job.

On The Job

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Wednesday, August 26, 2009 What Can We Learn From the Bad Job Market? For many employees, losing a job was a learning experience in itself.

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When a Demotion Makes Sense

On The Job

Because believe it or not, you can learn valuable lessons from any job – lessons that could actually help you develop a more successful career. drop in salary demotion less pay career advice lose promotion Anita Bruzzese

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Is it ever OK to tell someone how much you make?

Laughing all the Way to Work

Someone asked me the other day what my salary was. What bothered me the most however was learning she was making more than I was for the same job. Years ago we were taught never to reveal our salary. We might be quite happy in our job until we learn someone else is making more money, then we suddenly are not so happy anymore. I was so excited about getting a steady salary that I wrote the amount in my calendar on each payday.

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How does an executive assistant maintain job security?

Office Dynamics

BIG Learning: Build Your Reputation Every Day. They are at the top of the administrative career ladder in their company, make a really nice salary, like their executive and have their job down pat. I implore you to learn and grow on a regular basis.

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Uh-Oh: You May Not Be Worth What You Thought

On The Job

According to a JobFox survey, some median annual salary ranges dropped $10,000, compared to a month ago. This helps set the groundwork for a salary bump before your annual review. If an employer isn't offering you the salary you desire, ask for training opportunities -- either in another department, or to attend an industry event where you'll not only learn something, but make valuable professional contacts.

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The Pros and Cons of Getting an MBA

Dumb Little Man

The average salary of an MBA graduate hovers around $106,798 or £80,000. The distance learning MBA program usually offers a lot of flexibility when it comes to learning at your own pace and around your own schedule. Distance learning MBA programs are especially popular, and this lets you access your coursework from anywhere at any time. Business Entrepreneur Featured Learning MBA

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Creating Job Security for The Executive Assistant

Office Dynamics

BIG Learning: Build Your Reputation Every Day. They are at the top of the administrative career ladder in their company, make a really nice salary, like their executive and have their job down pat. I implore you to learn and grow on a regular basis.

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Job Security for The EA

Office Dynamics

BIG Learning: Build Your Reputation Every Day. They are at the top of the administrative career ladder in their company, make a really nice salary, like their executive and have their job down pat. I implore you to learn and grow on a regular basis.

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Build Your Workplace Reputation Every Day

Office Dynamics

BIG Learning: Build Your Reputation Every Day. They are at the top of the administrative career ladder in their company, make a really nice salary, like their executive and have their job down pat. I implore you to learn and grow on a regular basis.

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How does an executive assistant maintain job security?

Office Dynamics

BIG Learning: Build Your Reputation Every Day. They are at the top of the administrative career ladder in their company, make a really nice salary, like their executive and have their job down pat. I implore you to learn and grow on a regular basis.

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OFFICE DYNAMICS CONFERENCE RECAP PART II: PEAK EXPERIENCE

Office Dynamics

Lisa walked us through the barriers that sometimes prevent admins from feeling confident in their decision making, and also shared how problems don’t necessarily result in a negative outcome — we can learn how to proactively and effectively generate creative solutions!

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How to Apply Good Financial Habits to the Rest of Your Life

Dumb Little Man

Don’t stop learning. From a life perspective, accepting the idea that you should never stop learning is an imperative. Beyond the direct effect of learning a new skill or gaining new information, continuing to expand your mind will have you living longer and making more friends.

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the fisher price concept

Job Advice Blog

Clients come to understand why the typical strategies in finding a job so often fail, and learn what to do instead, why, and how, yet never hiding or sacrificing who they are.

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Is It Worth It to Go Back to School?

On The Job

When people consider ways to get a better job or a boost in salary, one of the things they think about is whether they should go back to school.

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The Good, Better, Best of Professional Development for Admins

Jen Lawrence

Despite being offered a six-figure salary, I politely declined. Because being respected and valued at work is more important than a high salary. Yes, a high salary may provide me with the opportunity to have a cushier life.

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Are Men Or Women More Successful At Saving For Retirement?

Dumb Little Man

From the most powerful positions to the highest salaries, the world of wealth has been a boys’ club since the first drachma was minted in ancient Greece. Read on to learn more. These women prove that a low salary doesn’t have to dissuade you from saving for retirement.

4 Ways to Get the Boss to Give You What You Want

On The Job

If you're having difficulty getting what you want at work -- perhaps a promotion or a big project -- it's time to rethink your negotiating skills and learn from the best. If you’re only thinking about your salary, then you’re setting yourself up to fail,” he says.

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Tasty Tidbits: Professional Development News & Views (Nov. 18, 2016)

Eat Your Career

LEARN MORE HERE >> New Features!! It asks for your job title, employer, current salary and years of relevant work experience. It might be an interesting tool for salary negotiations.

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You Hate Your New Job -- Now What?

On The Job

With a low unemployment rate, some employers are pulling out all the stops when it comes to recruiting workers, such as offering perks and higher salaries. Think about the company culture, the people you work with, the new contacts you've made and the new skills you've learned.

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Tasty Tidbits: Professional Development News & Views (Nov. 18, 2016)

Eat Your Career

LEARN MORE HERE >> New Features!! It asks for your job title, employer, current salary and years of relevant work experience. It might be an interesting tool for salary negotiations.

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The Art of Conscious Compromise: Finding Your Perfection

Eat Your Career

It’s a hard, gut-wrenching lesson to learn in romance, but it also applies to your career. You give up a ridiculously high salary because the job that actually makes you happy doesn’t pay as well as the one that makes you miserable. Give up the salary, get job satisfaction.

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5 Financial Blunders to Avoid This Holiday Season

Dumb Little Man

If you’re guilty of any of these common financial blunders due to the holidays, then it’s time to learn some holiday budget tips. You have 11 long months to prepare for Christmas, but you chose to cram all of your holiday expenses on your December salary.

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10 Answers You Should Know Before Your Job Interview

Dumb Little Man

Your employer doesn’t want to know how much you weighed, when you were born, when you learned to tie your shoes or how much you had to drink last night. could say, “I’d like to be employed in a small company like this one, where I can learn, contribute, and advance.” .

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5 Signs Employees are Thinking About Leaving -- and What to Do About It

On The Job

For example, disengaged workers cost their organizations an average of $3,400 every year for every $10,000 in annual salary, according to statistics from McLean & Co.

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How to Answer "Where Do You See Yourself in 5 Years?"

On The Job

I know that understanding finances and how to handle money correctly is a critical part of any successful business, and I hope to learn even more about this aspect." You can give a fairly general answer, such as: "I like to learn.

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3 Keys to Getting a Job When You're Overqualified

On The Job

Finally, it's really important you've given a lesser salary or job title some real consideration. When you're out of work, it's tempting to apply for anything just to be able to get a job and pay your bills.

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How to Figure Out What You Want to Do Next

On The Job

The site will help you determine what qualifications you need, salary expectations, the job growth expected, etc. While you might be able to job shadow someone in your dream job, you might also learn a great deal just by reading industry publications, listening to podcasts or reading blogs.

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Free Coaching Call: May 2013

Eat Your Career

How to increase your salary. Learn about the Career Academy here >> . In case you missed it, I held my “quarterly” free coaching call earlier this week. You can listen to recording using the audio player below or download the MP3 if you’d like.

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How Long Should a Job Search Take?

Eat Your Career

Therefore, if you’re expecting to earn an annual salary of $60,000, you should plan for a 6-month job search. You can learn more about my Job Search Accelerator Coaching Program here. This is a question I get quite frequently in my monthly “Ask the Career Coach” sessions. It’s not surprising; people who are in the midst of a job search are always anxious. They want the process to be much faster than it (usually) is.

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Saying ‘no’ nicely

Practically Perfect PA

This is why I do think for assistants, setting boundaries and learning to say no is an important issue. A short and sweet blog post today.

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Are Professional Certifications Worth It?

Eat Your Career

The simple answer is this: I am a firm believer in the importance of lifelong learning. Recommended Resource: Straight Talk About Salaries (Recorded Webinar). Some people like learning purely for the sake of personal growth. That’s both a good thing and a bad thing for learning.

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3 Steps to Getting That BIG Raise at Work

Dumb Little Man

In most instances, this will come in the form of raises to your salary. In this article, we’ll discuss how to craft a compelling ASK which you can use to maximize your salary increase. This past year I used these techniques to increase my base salary by 10%! Learning the soft skills taught in this classic book will surely be of benefit to you in many life and work situations.

2017 170

17 Worst Resume Mistakes

Dumb Little Man

Salary information. If you have held some past jobs during your college days and are planning to include the salary you were paid, stop it right there. Salary comes later, much later. Employers do not prefer employees who are only and all about salary. See Also: What I Learned From Reading 1,000 Resumes . Whether you are a college student, a recent graduate or a job seeker, you must have, at least once in your lifetime, written a resume.

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The big PA questions – what do you think?

Practically Perfect PA

Are we paid the right salary for the work that we do. I think the main challenge we face as PAs is receiving recognition for our job and getting the correct salary. The main questions that I ask myself on a daily basis are regarding qualification, career development, salary and value.

2016 168

The Art of Conscious Compromise: Finding Your Perfection

Eat Your Career

It’s a hard, gut-wrenching lesson to learn in romance, but it also applies to your career. You give up a ridiculously high salary because the job that actually makes you happy doesn’t pay as well as the one that makes you miserable. Give up the salary, get job satisfaction. The salary and job satisfaction. So here’s what I’ve learned about compromise, and it applies to love, career, anything. That ridiculously high salary?

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Being a Single Parent of Three, This is What I Advise All the Moms

Dumb Little Man

To stretch my hard-earned dollars and make the most of them, I learned about managing finances as a single mom. If you do, you’ll end up giving away a major chunk of your salary. Today, I attended the graduation party of my twin boys.

2019 158

A Story of Inspiration for all Administrative Professionals

Office Dynamics

Being a World Class Assistant, Gillie took her CWCA credentials, career portfolio, and everything else she had learned in that class in Las Vegas and within one month found herself being offered a great position in another large organization. You must keep learning.

Why Your Organization Should Invest In An HR Management System

Dumb Little Man

Employee training programs range from educational programs to guiding new employees to learn how to use the various features in the HR management system. This saves you time, money, and eliminates common human errors like incorrect salary calculations, missed deductions, double credits, etc.

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