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Category Archives: Salary

  • Preparing Your Job Search Salary Strategy

    Patra's money quote: "Money. Salary. Compensation. All a critical aspect of your job search and yet to many Americans, more difficult to talk about than sex." What do you need to do to determine your strategy? - Learn what you are worth in terms of the job you want. -… more

  • How to Negotiate Salary for Your Job Offer

    You've received a job offer but you're not pleased with the salary being offered. What do you do? HR Specialist Patra Frame discusses the best strategy for negotiating your offer, including salary. Your first consideration is, do you really want the job? Don't waste anyone's… more

  • Gimme the $$$ Part 2 – Salary Negotiations

    Everyone hopes for the perfect offer - the great job in a wonderful company with super pay and benefits. But often we don’t get there without some negotiating. And since it is something most of us do rarely we are not sure how to go about getting something in an offer changed. … more

  • Gimme the $$$ Part 1 – Salary Basics

    While you have seen the advice to put off salary discussions as long as possible in discussing a potential job you need to learn about salary ranges and what is realistic early in your job search.  Your knowledge, experience, and the value you demonstrate you offer are criti… more

  • What salary do I ask for?

    Q. I am transitioning military to civilian and have no idea what salary to ask for. How do I find out? A: As a part of the research you do to figure out what jobs interest you, you should be looking at pay ranges. There are some websites that provide basic data to get you s… more