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02 Oct How This Woman Reminds Us Why It’s Important to Celebrate Our Wins

Originally posted on TheLifeCurrency.com

 

Do you remember how you felt when you received your first job offer from a company you’ve been wanting to work for? Some of us celebrate with dinner and others might enjoy a nice glass of brew. Despite how we decide to treat ourselves, no job celebration can top what Benita Abraham did for herself when she was offered her dream job in health administration.

Preparing For Your Job Review to Get The Raise You Deserve

16 Aug Preparing For Your Job Review to Get The Raise You Deserve

Originally posted on The Life Currency:

 

One of the hardest and most challenging things that you’ll have to do in your career is to negotiate your salary, and for women, it can be a daunting task. According to the Atlantic, “Men overestimate their abilities and performance, and women underestimate both, even though there’s no difference in the quality of their performance.” It’s challenging because it’s uncomfortable to talk about money, but it’s vital conversation to have because you don’t want to sell yourself short. The worse feeling to have is when you take an offer and realize that you are making significantly lower than what you should be making. Stop leaving money on the table, and use your mid-year review as an opportunity to negotiate the salary you deserve. Here are some tips to gain the most from your mid-year review: