Archive | May, 2013

Asking for a Raise: My Take

Last week, I had the pleasure of being contacted by a Seattle Times reporter who was writing an article on the topic of “asking for raises” and wondering what advice I’d share with people who were thinking about approaching their boss to ask for a pay increase. It was an interesting exchange, and since the […]

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Leveling the (Interviewing) Playing Field

Given the tight economic conditions over the last five years, and the buyer’s market that this has created in terms of the employment scene, a great many job hunters have expressed frustration with how they’ve been treated by potential employers — and some of the crazy hoops they’ve had to jump through in pursuing opportunities. […]

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