The prospect of asking your boss for a raise can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. You may feel that you deserve a higher salary, but you might also worry about the potential repercussions of making such a request
For many, working under the hood of a car doesn’t sound like an ideal situation. In fact, thoughts of car trouble make most people shudder. But a career in the automotive industry can be a great option for people who enjoy building and fixing things (while earning a decent paycheck with excellent perks). Working and
Are you tempted by Bright Lights… Big City? Whilst it’s true that the most varied pool of well-paid and progressive jobs can be found in the metropolis, moving there for work is not always great for the pocket. Here, you can discover the Cost Of Living in a city before you move.
Outsourcing, is it a good idea? Not for U.S. job seekers. Fortunately, some industries still need workers at home.
Your salary history tells an important story of how far you’ve come along a career path. Is it unfair to take a salary history at face value, because there are so often back-stories that need explaining?
Do you get hung up on how much you earn? Is your salary the most important measure to you in terms of defining your success? For most people, that is true. We’re socially conditioned to think that way. Seth Godin recently published a post ‘The myth of big salaries (it’s all marketing) ‘ claiming that