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What do you value in a career?

What do you value in a career? When I ask this of business students, money is one of the top three reasons. Is this wrong to want a stable, good salary to begin a career so you may begin to pay off student loans, buy a house, get a vehicle with less than 100K miles, or begin a family? 230 more words

Cameron University

Overeducated and Underemployed? Part 3 of 3

And our final question in that recent survey:

“Age discrimination is a term regularly declared as the main obstacle in getting a job. Is the too old issue as real as so many claim; or is it more about salary expectations?” 816 more words

Career Transition

The “Maddening Trend” of Being Asked for Salary Expectations

In my most recent post “Three Things Every Job Posting Needs“, I mentioned that one of my pet peeves about job postings is the inability for the writer to mention anything about wages. 549 more words

Random Thoughts

Show me the $! Salary Expectations & You

Picture this. You’re at a job interview. You’re charming everyone with professional poise and company knowledge. Everything is going according to plan. Even that nasty, no eye contact person has cracked what could be defined as a smile! 401 more words


7 Sentences we never want to see on your cover letter

  • “To whom it may concern”

Nowadays there is no excuse to not know the name of the person responsible for the recruitment process or the person who is going to interview you. 492 more words

Salary Negotiation Trends

It used to be that we said, “The first person who mentions a number loses.” Is that still true today?

Not according to Liz Ryan, whose article on Forbes titled “ 566 more words

Career Management (General)

“Know when to hold em’, fold em’ walk away or run!” How to navigate salary negotiations

Most of the time when people leave their job it’s for one of two reasons, a conflict of interest and/or money. So what happens when you’re asked in an interview about your salary expectations? 326 more words

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