7 factors that can improve your salary
Whether you are starting a new job, or have been in your role for a while, the thought of trying to improve your salary has probably been on your mind. While proving your worth and benefit to the company are certainly important factors, there are other things that come into play as well. Here are just some of the […]
Pay rise Negotiation: What words SHOULD you be using?
So, you have finally got the courage up to ask for that pay rise you deserve. You know why you should be improving your salary, you have done your research, and you know what kind of figure you want to be aiming for. Well done! But when it comes to the actual discussion, you may […]
Tips for Making a Good Salary Even Better
So, you already have a pretty good salary and want to know if you can improve it? Of course, you can! But… Asking for an even better salary than what you have is not as simple as knocking on your employer’s door and having the conversation…. You are going to […]
Why You Should Focus on Improving Your Salary
Realising that you want and need a salary increase is one thing but going about it is an entirely different ball game. Thoughts can run through your mind of ‘Am I worthy?’, ‘Will my boss think I’m being greedy?’ or ‘What if they say no?’. The first step to improving your salary is by doing […]
Compare Your Salary – Are You Being Underpaid?
It’s never a nice feeling learning that one of your colleagues is being paid more than you are for the exact same work. Or, perhaps you have a sneaking suspicion that you are not receiving the right salary for the amount of work you do and responsibility that you have. In either of these situations […]
5 TED Talks That Anyone Who Wants a Pay Rise Should Watch
If you’re chewing your fingernails worrying about how to broach the pay rise topic, check out these 5 TED talks to ease your nerves. From body language to meditation, here are 5 things you might not have thought about that can help you have a positive conversation with your boss. #1: Casey Brown – Know […]
7 Answers to the Most Common Pay Rise Questions
In this post we are going to look at the answers to the 7 most common pay rise questions that people ask, so you can be prepared and confident in knowing how to ask for a raise. 1) Should I ask for a pay rise? One word answer: YES. If you have been thinking […]
5 Tell-Tale Signs You Need to Ask for a Pay Rise
Knowing whether or not you should be asking for a pay rise can be a nerve wracking experience. You don’t want to annoy your boss or seem ungrateful for what you have, but you know that you are worth more. If you are really not sure if you have a good reason to ask for […]
Getting paid less than you deserve? Here’s how to fix that.
Do you have a sneaking suspicion that others are getting paid more for doing the same job as you? Do you feel that your pay packet is below industry averages? If you’ve answered yes to either of these questions, you are in the right place. In this article we’re going to talk about exactly what […]
Am I a Pay Rise Fraud?
I remember the first time I got a big pay rise… I freaked out! I thought “Oh my god, am I really worth this much money? What are they thinking? They will end up demoting or firing me when they realise I’m not delivering.” Six months later I was humming: I was over-delivering and getting great […]