Counter Offers are Counterproductive

Workology

Counter Job Offers: We each bring our own personal experiences to the table. One of the search firms where I worked several years ago dealt with a pretty severe counter offer situation. A very difficult-to -fill manager position had been open for quite some time.

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Startup vs Corporate: Which Job Offer is Right for You?

Ms. Career Girl

In a startup, your responsibilities will change frequently, as can your manager and your daily tasks. You will, however, have lots of access to senior management, giving you some great lessons on life at the top. In a big company, you will have a manager.

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The ultimate job offer rule

Cube Rules

You can taste the job offer right after the job interview — sweet! Your company research , practicing interview questions , and designing interview questions for the hiring manager worked beautifully. But that doesn’t generate a job offer. The ultimate job offer rule.

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5 Tips to Maximize Your Job Offer

Career Alley

Now you have a job offer, but do you know what you’re worth and do you have a “bottom line”? Following are some tips and tools to help evaluate a job offer. The Company and Your Manager : Do you feel comfortable with the company?

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Negotiate Your Salary Offer? Three Stories

Hiring Technical People

When I was a hiring manager, I almost never negotiated the offer I made to candidates. I never made lowball offers, either. My job was to make the best offer, an honest and fair offer, even when I discovered underpaid candidates. He thinks they will offer him a job. Colleague is concerned, but says, “Well, okay,” thinking the recruiter will ferry the offer to him. That’s a lowball offer. This is a fair offer.

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What job offer to choose? These tips will help you to make the right decision!

Ms. Career Girl

It`s good to have a job offer from the one company you really like, but if you don`t have a certain organization in mind, you may be facing the luxury of dealing with multiple job offers. You`ve worked so hard and, let`s face it, you deserve to be choosing between two job offers.

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Offer Letter or Company Plan – Which One Governs?

Sklover Working Wisdom

ACTUAL CASE HISTORIES : Case History 1: Joseph signed an Offer Letter that said the following: “The Company will provide you and your family with health insurance coverage, subject to the terms provisions and conditions of the Company Health Insurance Plan.” So, the “terms and provisions” of the Plan essentially took away what the Offer Letter had seemed to provide Joseph and his family. No other compensation is being offered to you. Received a Job Offer?

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How Kevin Durant’s Departure Offers Lessons in People Management

Workology

It All Starts with People Management. It all starts with the management and understanding of our people — because without them we are just a leader without any players to mold, shape and engage. We can’t win games with just the management.

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An Agile Approach From Job Offer to Start to Success

Hiring Technical People

If you’re a hiring manager, you might think that once you’ve made the offer you’re home free. job offer agile hiring candidate cost of a hire Hiring Geeks That Fit

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College Senior & No Job Offer? Don't Panic!

Ms. Career Girl

The post College Senior & No Job Offer? No job offer? You've worked your butt off for the last four to six years, have a stellar academic record, and now it's April and you have no job offer. No job offer isn't the end. The post College Senior & No Job Offer?

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How to Juggle Multiple Offers–Success

Evil HR Lady

Dear Evil HR Lady, After what seems like an interminable period of job-searching, I finally have a job offer in hand. I’ve known the hiring manager for years and am excited about it. I was the first of the three to interview… I have a job offer — do I tell other companies? Yes, I’ve known the hiring manager for years.

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Offer An Expression of Gratitude

Sklover Working Wisdom

Will Strengthen Your Job Security: Offer an Expression of Gratitude To At Least One Person. To make it a touch easier for you, we offer a list of “50 Great Expressions of Workplace Appreciation and Gratitude.” This week, at work, do something that is.

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The “I am Not Restricted” Clause In Offer Letters

Sklover Working Wisdom

A client contacts us quite pleased to have received a job offer, and asks us to do a “simple review” of the offer letter or employment agreement. I explain that many of my clients have accepted job offers they have no legal right to accept, and thus cannot fulfill the duties they have promised to fulfill, all because of one or more agreements they entered into with their present (or even former) employers. Be Prepared to Promise It, but Can You Deliver?

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Job Offers and Bad Boyfriends.

Ms. Career Girl

For instance, maybe you didn’t like feeling micro-managed in your old position, and you get the feeling that they operate the same way at this new company. Before considering a salary offer, determine whether you’re passionate about the job itself. One month ago I was dumped.

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“Can I decline a job offer I already accepted without ‘burning bridges?‘”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question: Please, Alan, I want to know how to write a resignation letter to a new employer who made me a job offer. I want to keep on good terms with this company that gave me a job offer, and get consideration if this employer has a new job opening in the future. While you cannot be certain that the employer whose offer you accepted, and are now declining, will consider you for other jobs in the future, you can do your best to achieve that result.

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Negotiating Yourself Right Out of an Offer

Career Alley

That will hopefully serve you well, just don’t negotiate yourself right out of an offer. It is important to understand that negotiating a job offer is the beginning of an important relationship between hiring manager and employee. Here’s the story of the candidate who negotiated himself out of an offer, let’s call him John. We’ll call the recruiter Rob, and the hiring manager Henry. Henry makes the offer. Additionally, John offered no specific requests.

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“How long is an offer of severance good for?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Blog » “How long is an offer of severance good for?” “How How long is an offer of severance good for?” Once offered, how long is the offer valid? Job Offers, New Jobs and Promotions F.

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The “Background-Check” Provision in Offer Letters – A Risk You Should Try to Reduce

Sklover Working Wisdom

She was recruited to work for a boutique investment management firm specializing in the same sectors. Most intriguing to Wilmelma was the new employer’s offer of both a sizable ownership interest in the firm, and carried interest in its major investment fund. When presented with an Offer Letter that included all of the items agreed upon, including her new employer “making her whole” for the losses due to departing with unvested stock, Wilhelma quickly signed it.

We’re pleased to offer another new “Model Letter”:

Sklover Working Wisdom

of Labor” If your manager or employer has made it difficult, if not impossible, for you to take an undisturbed FMLA Leave of Absence, or retaliated against you for doing so, and HR has not effectively addressed it, this is the Model Letter for you.

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We’re pleased to offer another new “Model Letter”:

Sklover Working Wisdom

of Labor” If your manager or employer has made it difficult, if not impossible, for you to take an undisturbed FMLA Leave of Absence, or retaliated against you for doing so, and HR has not effectively addressed it, this is the Model Letter for you.

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5 Questions: Should Amazon Employees Take the Company Offer (10K, 3 Months Pay) to Quit?

HR Capitalist

Who takes me up on my offer? We loved Zappos back in the day for a variety of things, including their offer to pay new hires to quit early in their tenure. The Zappos offer to pay you to quit was child’s play. Amazon saw that offer and said, “Hold my beer.”.

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How to Respond to a Counter Offer

The Undercover Recruiter

Before you hand in your resignation one of the things that you must be prepared for is what your response will be if your current employer comes to you with a counter offer. How to Respond to a Counter Offer.

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Why Managing Remotely Is So Tough—and Eight Ways to Make It Easier

Ms. Career Girl

Managing remotely has quickly become the norm in today’s work world. The best managers are able to do these things in a way that builds loyalty and connections that endure the ups and downs of corporate life. The best managers seek to intentionally shape work environments.

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Should You Accept a Counter Offer? [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

If you’ve got a job offer, receiving a counter offer from your current employer signals your abilities are desired – congratulations, you’re a valuable employee! Should You Accept a Counter Offer?

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Shades of Gray – Offer Letters

Career Alley

One of my friends received a job offer last week. By the end of the day, Paul decided not to take the offer. Second, job offers are not always cut and dry. Most require additional negotiation and some level of “tweaking” is expected by the hiring manager as well. Likewise, very few people get the “perfect job” with the “perfect offer” It can happen, but generally does not. Job offers are very often shades of gray.

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How To Increase Your Chances Of Landing A Job Offer

Career Realism

How To Increase Your Chances Of Landing A Job Offer. Related : How To Close The Job Interview To Get The Offer. To increase your chances of landing the interview and then a job offer, make sure you can demonstrate how you’ve: Made Or Saved Money.

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5 Reasons Why You Won’t Get A Job Offer

Tim's Strategy

Today’s post is about why you won’t get the offer. So here are 5 reasons (in the language of a hiring manager) why not along with some thoughts on how to avoid this happening again: 1. I once did a survey among hiring managers about what matters during the interview process.

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What Does a Counter Offer REALLY Represent?

The Undercover Recruiter

One of the most common reasons given for non-acceptance of job offers in modern-day hiring and recruitment is undoubtedly the classic counter offer scenario. Is it this or your pride that the counter offer is addressing? What does a counter offer REALLY represent?

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What to Consider When Accepting a Job Offer

The Undercover Recruiter

Why is it extremely difficult to decide which job offer to accept when both offers have very attractive rewards and perks? What to Consider When Accepting a Job Offer. Career Management Job Search Career considerations Goals job offer perks Salary

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The Blame Game: Why Decline in Candidate Offers is Fault of Hiring Manager

Workology

In many cases, a leading cause of such remorse can be pinned on your hiring manager. Candidate Acceptance Remorse: Why It’s Your Hiring Manager’s Fault. This doesn’t make for a happy recruiter, talent acquisition leader or hiring manager. .

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How to Counter the Counter Offer

The Undercover Recruiter

Counter offers are part of the package of recruitment. However, how can you counter the counter offer? How to Counter the Counter Offer. Hiring Recruitment change counter counter offer jobs offer

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How do I Balance a Job Offer with Potential Offers?

Evil HR Lady

Friday, May 28, 2010 How do I Balance a Job Offer with Potential Offers? Here are some tips for navigating the job offers. I am a certified HR Manager and I have just left the most Horrible HR job [boss] that anyone could ever have. Micro management was an understatement.

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5 Reasons Why You Won’t Get a Job Offer

Career Alley

While recruiters might give you some feedback (they might not tell you the full story), hiring managers will not provide feedback as to why they have rejected you for the position. Following are 5 reasons why you won’t get a job offer: 1.

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Should a Low Credit Rating Jinx a Job Offer?

Jobacle

To me, it has a very strong “blame the victim” feel to it – to get that bad credit history; you must have done something shady or used incredibly poor judgment in managing your finances. Career Advice Low Credit career Low Credit job Low Credit job offer credit score

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The Job Counter Offer – “Should I Stay or Should I Go?”

Career Alley

Engineering, development, product management, sales and business development, these are hot roles in the tech sector and there’s a lot of competition by companies to attract and retain top talent these days. An initial phone interview led quickly to a face to face, and now you have an offer.

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The Waiting Game: Surviving Job Offer Anxiety

Career Realism

The Waiting Game: Surviving Job Offer Anxiety. You had all your questions and answers prepared, the hiring manager really seemed impressed, and they even hinted at a call back. This inner state of turmoil is often referred to as job offer anxiety. What Is Job Offer Anxiety?

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How Do I Compare Two Job Offers?

Evil HR Lady

Monday, September 27, 2010 How Do I Compare Two Job Offers? When youre looking at two different job offers (or even trying to decide if you should leave your current job for a new one), salary is only one thing. How Do I Compare Two Job Offers? Evil HR Lady Why am I evil?

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10 Things to Consider When Getting a Job Offer

Career Alley

A job offer as a result of “proactive job search” is, in a way, a little easier than a job offer that is unsolicited (as in, you were not actively looking for a job). You go on a few interviews and then you get a job offer you were not planning on.

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“Job Offer On the Way? – Consider Asking for a Sign-On Bonus”

Sklover Working Wisdom

After learning that she was among the top two candidates, Carrie was eager to accept nearly any decent offer presented. To help you, we offer a 100-Point Master Pre-Resignation Checklist. Consider offering conditions that make the request seem more “palatable.” Don’t presume sign-on bonuses are only for senior managers and executives. Bonus Job Offers Job Offers and Offer Letters Monthly Newsletter Library Raise, Bonus, Compensation

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4 Things to Consider Before Accepting an Offer

The Undercover Recruiter

The reference checks were positive and now the company you are interviewing with has offered you an open position. 4 Things to Consider Before Accepting an Offer. Career Management Job Search candidate job offer job search offer

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How to Turn an Internship into a Job Offer

Career Alley

Once you have a foot in the door of a company, use your time as an intern to not only work and learn about the business, but also to meet the owners, managers and colleagues. For many college students, getting an internship can be an ideal way to gain real-world work experience.

Job Offers: Understanding The Offer Package

Career Realism

You’ve made it through the rigorous interview process successfully and the organization has extended you an offer for employment. Now, it’s time to take a better look at what the offer includes. Here are some tips for understanding the offer package : Compensation.

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How To Close The Job Interview To Get The Offer

Career Realism

You are selling you to that hiring manager for that job. Or thinking it went well—but not getting the job offer? Asking for the next step is easier for you to do, and requires less commitment from the hiring manager—so it’s easier to grant you that next step.

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