When you’re applying for a job, do you have to give your salary history? How can you avoid providing it without taking yourself out of the running? More and more cities and states (NYC, California, Oregon, Delaware, etc.) have moved to target the gender pay gap by preventing employers from asking for salary history during … Read More about Do You Have to Give Your Salary History?
2018 Update: We still stand by this advice on when a lower salary is worth it — but you may also want to check out our latest advice on whether you have to give your salary history. Here’s a fun question for today: when, if ever, would you take a job with a lower salary … Read More about When Is a Lower Salary Worth It — And What Will You Put Up With For a Higher Salary?
2018 Update: We still stand by this advice on negotiating a salary, but you may also want to check out our most recent advice on salary negotiation. Ladies, have you ever negotiated your salary or other benefits? Share your tales from the negotiating table with us — we want to hear your wins! This probably … Read More about Negotiating a Salary (and Other Benefits)
2018 Update: We still stand by this advice on how to ask for a raise — but you may also want to check out some of our more recent discussions on salary negotiation. How DO you ask for a raise? Reader K asks this classic question… I am looking for tips on how to successfully … Read More about How to Ask For a Raise
Reader A, a CPAA with 12 years of experience, writes with some great questions… How does one negotiate a good compensation package? I have only ever worked for local firms. The salary data online seems to reflect “big 4” or equivalent pay scales. I have talked to a few headhunters and they all seem to … Read More about Tales from the Wallet: Negotiating a Great Salary