Here’s What Motivates Your Candidates in 2021 

Undercover Recruiter

However, as we step into 2021, the new year has brought with it a renewed optimism! Not only is the vaccine roll-out in full swing; the Brexit trade deal and US election result… Here’s What Motivates Your Candidates in 2021 Undercover Recruiter -.

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Career Pivot? How to Change to Work You Love

Ms. Career Girl

For whatever reason, the job or career you had in 2019 is no longer relevant in 2021. These set the baseline salary you can afford to take in your new career. If your expectations don’t match the salary range offered, you need to think again. Will additional training help you get a higher salary? After surviving the 2020’s dark and twisting rollercoaster ride, many of us are ready for a change.

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Five Advantages of an Engineering Management Master’s

Jobacle

High Salaries. The average salary for an Engineering Manager is very favorable, taking in around $118,000 a year. Even on the lower level, the bottom 10% command $81,000 a year, while on the higher level the salary can go up to around $240,000.

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Benefits of Studying for an MSAE Degree

Jobacle

The salaries involved start at just over £60K for a Market Research Analyst up to over 161K for a Corporate Strategy Director. The difference between economics and applied economics, is in layman’s terms at least, easy to define.

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How Ex-NFL Player, Chris Gronkowski, Is Using Social Media To Change Careers

Career Realism

nfl #salary #2010 ? nfl #football #salary #payday ? Chris Gronkowski had a big decision to make. Have surgery to keep playing in the NFL, or retire and look for a new career path. He chose the latter. This isn't easy for a lot of pro athletes.

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I got promoted, but I can’t get a fair salary

Ask a Manager

This post, I got promoted, but I can’t get a fair salary , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I was hired as an entry-level, salaried employee five years ago. outside salary

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when asked about salary, I say “I’ll start for $X and earn the rest through merit”

Ask a Manager

This post, when asked about salary, I say “I’ll start for $X and earn the rest through merit” , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. I’d do your salary research and just ask for what you think you’re worth; don’t make it any more complicated than that.

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Smart Job Search Tips for the COVID-19 Season

Corn on the Job

Did they cut back on salaries and other benefits? Image Credit. In times of uncertainty, job seekers who want to develop their careers tend to apply for any job that looks attractive or pays the bills. However, this can be unproductive if career development is at the forefront of your search.

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when I asked for a raise, my boss went through my bills

Ask a Manager

I’m asking for a raise because my contributions to the company have increased since we last set my salary — for example, A, B, and C. I’m hoping we can increase my salary to a level that reflects this new work.”. advice about your boss jerks salary

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my employee got vaccinated ahead of high-risk people, my boss says you can’t negotiate salary, and more

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This post, my employee got vaccinated ahead of high-risk people, my boss says you can’t negotiate salary, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Is it true you can’t negotiate your salary when you’re promoted?

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how can I convince my employee not to work until 2 AM?

Ask a Manager

We are all exempt and on salary so overtime pay is not an issue here.). This post, how can I convince my employee not to work until 2 AM? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I am a manager who has a great team and several high-performing employees.

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4 Things To Know About Building An Interview Bucket List

Career Realism

Find Your Personal Connection Company culture, perks and benefits, salary, and job opportunities are major factors to consider before adding companies to your interview bucket list. Applying to every company that's hiring isn't a very effective way to conduct a job search. To improve your chances of landing a job, it's important to be very strategic about the companies that you're applying to. The fact that a company is hiring is only a small piece of the puzzle.

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my ex-friend is my new boss, employer sending rides for us in the snow, and more

Ask a Manager

No salary increase while on an improvement plan. I was expecting an automatic salary increase (this is customary in my field and is applied to everyone at my level), but was informed that I would be paid at my current salary during the duration of my PIP.

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our staff aren’t underpaid but think they are

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Another factor is that because we are nonprofit, we cannot have salaries that are too high or we risk being de-incorporated by the government (the government in our region has shown that they will do this). You also can say that you want to be really clear about what the organization can and can’t offer for salaries and what will and won’t be happening in the future, so that people can make the right decisions for themselves. being the boss salary

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colleague’s wife and mommy group attended our work talk, references from a romantic partner, and more

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I guess at this point I should just assume my company doesn’t supplement the state minimum, but we have a range of employee levels and experience and maybe it’s possible that more is available for salaried employees than hourly and this is why they don’t want to be transparent.

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how to become a slacker … with Laurie Ruettimann

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Published by Henry Holt and Company, January 12, 2021. Copyright © 2021 by Albany Park Partners, Inc. Instead of being happy with your salary and enjoying your work, you ask yourself, “Is this all there is?

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it’s your Friday good news

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They even fought to convince me by increasing their salary offer past the already-exceeded range. 2019, I landed a fantastic full-time content writing job with a progressive company, and I’m earning more than double my salary from my other full-time job.

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I negotiated and got more money — why do I feel so weird?

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I did a ton of solid research on the company, role, and average salary nationally and locally, and I even made sure that I was comparing to companies with products most similar and that were also similar in size before proceeding. You may also like: what should a salary negotiation sound like?

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can we all just keep working from home forever now?

Ask a Manager

Because you cannot pry me away from working from home, even at double the salary – literally. A reader writes: I’ve been working from home for five years.

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warning coworkers about my book’s adult content, returning to work 2 weeks after having a baby, and more

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If it does, that might provide a portion of your salary for a specific number of weeks after you give birth. Oatmeal Director , January 2021 – present.

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my interview was great — but they hired no one instead of me

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The job was listed with a salary range of $60-65,000 depending on experience.). But the stuff you’re focusing on (your answer about your goals five years out and your salary range, which was perfectly in line with what they listed) probably aren’t the explanation.

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quitting would destroy my company, I gossiped about a coworker, and more

Ask a Manager

Negotiating salary when a job has less work from home than originally stated. When she asked my salary range, I told her what I know to be in-line with the area and my needs, and she said that my range falls within their salary range as well. It’s five answers to five questions.

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my employee told me “I prefer not to” when I tried to give him a new project

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We’ve been up-front that we can’t adjust compensation at the moment — but again, all of our peer institutions have gone through multiple rounds of layoffs, salary cuts, and/or furloughs, and no one is being underpaid for the field. This post, my employee told me “I prefer not to” when I tried to give him a new project , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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it’s your Friday good news

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I am in a privileged position that my partner has a well-paying job that he loves, so we didn’t need my whole salary back. After a year working at the company, I’ve just been promoted along with the biggest raise and the highest salary I’ve ever had!

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how do I talk to my husband about his poor work ethic and bad attitude?

Ask a Manager

We live in Canada and his salary package includes additional medical benefits, so cost is not a concern here.) This post, how do I talk to my husband about his poor work ethic and bad attitude? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s the Thursday “ask the readers” question. A reader writes: My question is regarding my husband’s transition from a manufacturing job to a more corporate environment.

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can I refuse more work without a raise?

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I’m fine with staying in my current role at my current rate, as long as I’m only expected to perform the tasks commensurate to my title and salary (and I can maintain a good relationship with management in the process). outside salaryThis post, can I refuse more work without a raise? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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yelling at work, coworkers smokes e-cigarettes after being told to stop, and more

Ask a Manager

and she came back with a significantly higher salary and more PTO. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Is it ever okay to yell at work? I know you give the advice that yelling is unprofessional , but is it ever acceptable?

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I resent coworkers coming back from furlough, I took over a colleague’s work, and more

Ask a Manager

Taking a job where you’re already at the top of the salary range. I received a job offer at a salary level that I’m happy with, although it is pretty close to what I’m making now. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

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my assistant lies about days off, I don’t like our new hire, and more

Ask a Manager

This is because I negotiated poorly when I started this job and my company bases salary for all raises and promotions off of starting salary.

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boss gives hand-me-down clothes to staff, employee wants help cutting the vaccination line, and more

Ask a Manager

I find it uncomfortable for at least two reasons: * Most of the staff are teachers, aides, and paras and the school principal’s salary is significantly more than the staff’s.

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my boss is being catfished, can I ask to be laid off instead of a coworker, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, my boss is being catfished, can I ask to be laid off instead of a coworker, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My boss is being catfished.

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it’s your Friday good news

Ask a Manager

The 2021 budgets came through recently. On your advice I did tons of salary research and negotiated for a salary in line with industry norms and my experience – a 50% increase from the terrible non-profit job.

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my boss’s relative treats me like his personal assistant

Ask a Manager

His expectations of administrative staff seem very outdated, more like 1950 than 2021. You said that’s not happening since you’re salaried — but being salaried isn’t relevant to what the law requires. Being salaried doesn’t change that.

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my boss sits outside my house for hours, parking woes, and more

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I had a job with a parking situation like this, where everyone who drove in had to move our cars every few hours because monthly passes for the nearby parking garages were way too expensive on nonprofit salaries. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

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is it a red flag when a job is posted for a long time?

Ask a Manager

can my cover letter ask for more money than an employer's posted salary range? A reader writes: Is a job being posted for a long time a red flag about the business hiring?

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what to do when a low performer asks for a massive raise

Ask a Manager

You may also like: employee asked for a 30% raise right after a serious performance conversation, coworker is hours late every day,… my employee is holding me hostage over a raise my former employer is demanding to know where I'm working now and what my salary is. This post, what to do when a low performer asks for a massive raise , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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my employee debates every assignment

Ask a Manager

You may also like: why it sometimes helps to soften your language in awkward situations how much should years of service matter when setting salaries? This post, my employee debates every assignment , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I have a direct report who argues every change or new task that is assigned, including changes the entire team is being asked to comply with.

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it’s your Friday good news

Ask a Manager

More recently, as I have been recruiting for my first entry level full-time job, your info on resume/cover letters, the hiring process, and navigating offer letters and salary negotiations helped me land four offers! I also realized the importance of salary sharing with peers when possible.

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it’s your Friday good news

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I didn’t negotiate my salary when I started at my current job – it was my first job out of college, and I just didn’t know how! But I realized as soon as I started that my salary was much lower than it should have been.

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is it irresponsible to quit my job without having another one lined up?

Ask a Manager

You may also like: how to explain to interviewers why I quit my job without another one lined up a salary negotiation success story my boss doesn't care about me personally or professionally. This post, is it irresponsible to quit my job without having another one lined up? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I have been at my company in a support role for over two years.

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I want to quit … but if I leave, my project will die

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company wants me to pay back half my salary since I only worked a few months and "didn't add enough value" my boss is a notorious liar, and he yells too. This post, I want to quit … but if I leave, my project will die , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I am a creative team lead at a floundering startup. This is the worst-run workplace I have ever seen. There are two people above me, our CEO Lorna and her general manager, Ignatius.

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should a job offer be “take it or leave it”?

Ask a Manager

Their initial offer was lower than my current salary, which I expected because the country has lower average wages than the U.S. I tried negotiating a higher base salary, asking if they could meet in the middle. They replied that their initial offer was good, and that they could not go up because the salary band for the position was restricted. This post, should a job offer be “take it or leave it”? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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it’s your Friday good news

Ask a Manager

My responsibilities had definitely expanded in the past few months and I have been absolutely swamped with work lately, but I didn’t really think about it potentially affecting my salary at all, especially since I hadn’t asked or discussed compensation with my boss. (I

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