Salary Negotiations: Playing Poker With Your Financial Future

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Handling salary negotiations can be tricky. This request is an all-too-often ploy used by many employers to try to force job seekers’ hands into showing their salary “cards” and effectively sweeping any negotiation power out of the candidate’s hand. Many unemployed people are afraid if they don’t “play nice” in the employer’s cat and mouse game of salary negotiation, they’ll lost the job offer.

How To Discuss Salary Requirements With The Hiring Manager

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A lot of people find the subject of salary negotiation tricky. Do you bring up the salary requirements or do you wait until the potential employer does it first? It is sometimes hard to be precise when stating your salary expectations.

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Should I tell an ex-manager how annoyed I am by a salary clusterfudge? But it hit a snag: When we got to the money conversation, I asked that the salary be based on the job responsibilities. I was pretty sure the woman who’d done the role after me was making more than I had, due to some internal algorithms. My manager wanted to base my wages on what I’d earned previously and he dug his heels in. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

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How To Discuss Salary Requirements With The Hiring Manager

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How To Discuss Salary Requirements With The Hiring Manager. A lot of people find the subject of salary negotiation tricky. Do you wait to bring up the salary requirements or do you wait until the potential employer does it first? When you’re dealing with an internal recruiter or a recruitment agency, they should make sure that they know what your expectations are before arranging any interviews. Related: Recruiter Reveals 7 Salary Negotiation Strategies.

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Unpaid Internships: Foot in the Door or Stepping on a Landmine?

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There was a time when the only people who sought out unpaid internships were students who wanted to gain valuable work experience and were willing to forgo a salary to get it. But several states are concerned that in the current economy many companies are offering unpaid internships that are violating minimum wage laws. The Department of of Labor looks at six criteria to determine if the internship is in compliance with wage and hour rules.

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However, I have a job now—project manager in a oversea-headquartered international technology company. Although the salary is way lower than I asked for, I took it because I know I didn’t have relevant experience in this industry or as a project manager. ” The reason my husband said this was because when he worked on a minimum wage job, he got a raise after 6 months and it was 50 cents. salary spouses & significant others

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my boss lied to my coworker about his firing, insecurity and graduate degrees, and more

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So of course, I refused to pay them anything, and filed a wage claim with the state. At one point, they claimed they called the wage complaint office and that there isn’t any action against then on file. Just yesterday they sent me a “revised” wages owed document – two MONTHS after I left. Negotiating for more money when you get a promotion. Would you be able to go up to $X on salary?” Negotiating salary doesn’t look greedy!

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Announcing: Brazen Careerist Top 50 Places to Work | Penelope.

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Salary negotiations are over. You will notice that salary is missing from the list. Many people assume this is because Gen Y doesn’t care about salary. Gen Y doesn’t consider salary to be a huge factor in choosing a place to work because Gen Y knows that salary data is public. So for Gen Y, going to a company that pays fair wages is like going to a company that hires people who aren’t white. So the Brazen Careerist Top 50 does not ignore salary.

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10 tips to get the most out of your internship — Ask a Manager

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Reply Kimberlee Stiens January 17, 2011 at 8:46 pm I’m not totally sure on the rules for providing college credit, but I do know that an internship has to pretty much be a burden on the employer (a position created almost totally for the benefit of the intern) in order for it to be legally unpaid. Not sure about the credits thing, but wage rules are pretty clear. So even if we are getting paid at these internships, it’s more than likely less than minimum wage.

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Salary negotiation I always love it when you post suggested dialogue in a given situation. Can you give some tips for what to say during salary negotiation, specifically when you want to make a counter offer? I suck at salary negotiation. This is why I never write about negotiating salary. Online applications that require salary info I want to apply for a job but the application instructions direct me to their online web form.

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short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? my coworker is physically bullying me short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions get your salary off your resume unreasonable job application instructions no one will hire me as their visionary what do you want to talk to me about? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter?

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short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? my coworker is physically bullying me short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions get your salary off your resume unreasonable job application instructions no one will hire me as their visionary what do you want to talk to me about? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter?

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should you include a short-term job on your resume?

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short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? my coworker is physically bullying me short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions get your salary off your resume unreasonable job application instructions no one will hire me as their visionary what do you want to talk to me about? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter?

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phantom jobs, confidential searches, and job scams

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As a rule, if a job posting sounds interesting but there is no e-mail contact other than the generic Craigslist one, and if there is no info about the company, I send a quick e-mail [.] "> { 23 comments… read them below or add one } Stephanie March 30, 2011 at 6:38 pm Unsure if this is the case anymore, but the resume format for federal government jobs (and maybe some state government jobs) REQUIRES a SSN and other nutty things like salaries for each job listed on the resume.

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short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? my coworker is physically bullying me short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions get your salary off your resume unreasonable job application instructions no one will hire me as their visionary what do you want to talk to me about? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter?

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bad recruiter behavior: deceptive sales tactics

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He writes back: Always wise to have a strong process internally. Unless one is completely lacking in skills and can work part time for minimum wage. I barely survived on minimum wage plus “draw to commission&# although in one lucky month I was awarded a coffee cup that said “Sandi&# on it. Or, they even have the audacity of trying to get internal recruiter names of the company I used to work for. in a long interview process, can I ask about salary?

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And if it’s not, they can reclassify you as an employee and require the employer to pay back wages for all the work you did. How wide should a salary range be? A job description asks for me to send a resume and “salary range.&# Ideally you wouldn’t name a range at all (see this and this ), but if you have to, I’d go with a spread of $10,000-$20,000, depending on your salary level. (If in a long interview process, can I ask about salary?

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short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? my coworker is physically bullying me short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions get your salary off your resume unreasonable job application instructions no one will hire me as their visionary what do you want to talk to me about? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter?

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when's the right time to ask for a raise?

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Posted in salary When’s the last time you asked for a raise? Reply Jamie April 4, 2011 at 1:28 pm This is great advice – and the point about having been there under a year is something to keep in mind when you’re negotiating your starting salary and the job is in the process of being defined. short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary?

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A trust fund tax is money withheld from an employee’s wages (income tax, social security, and Medicare taxes) by an employer and held in trust until paid to the Treasury. short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter? why do companies post positions when they end up hiring internally?

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News & World Report today, I talk about eight things about the reference-checking process that [.] "> { 5 comments… read them below or add one } Jamie February 14, 2011 at 12:29 pm What was the original source about this urban legend that it’s illegal to give anything other than dates of employment/title(s)/salaries. short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? obligated to accept internal offer?

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short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? my coworker is physically bullying me short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions get your salary off your resume unreasonable job application instructions no one will hire me as their visionary what do you want to talk to me about? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter?

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short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? my coworker is physically bullying me short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions get your salary off your resume unreasonable job application instructions no one will hire me as their visionary what do you want to talk to me about? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter?

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short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? my coworker is physically bullying me short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions get your salary off your resume unreasonable job application instructions no one will hire me as their visionary what do you want to talk to me about? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter?

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Here we go… explaining to an employee why he’s been rejected for multiple internal promotions I’m trying to figure out some language to address to an employee who was not selected for several positions. Note to your readers: Try to avoid an international move with a two-year old and three week old!) Reply Laura February 15, 2011 at 1:31 pm Re: the candidate rejected for multiple internal promotions, there has to be something else to this.

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short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? my coworker is physically bullying me short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions get your salary off your resume unreasonable job application instructions no one will hire me as their visionary what do you want to talk to me about? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter?

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short answer Sunday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions what should an internal "farewell" email say? in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? my coworker is physically bullying me short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions get your salary off your resume unreasonable job application instructions no one will hire me as their visionary what do you want to talk to me about? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter?