Raises

How to Ask for a Raise When Given More Responsibility

For many people, asking for a raise can be incredibly daunting. You may feel like you’re not worth more money or that your employer won’t be receptive to the idea. However, if you’re given more responsibility at work, it’s perfectly acceptable to ask for a pay raise. Normally, when your boss gives you more responsibility, …

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How to Ask for a Raise When You Get a Degree [5 Tips]

Nothing is more satisfying than finally completing your studies and getting that much-awaited degree. After years of hard work and sacrifice, you’ve finally achieved your goal and are now ready to move on to the next phase of your life. But does getting a degree guarantee you a pay raise or a promotion?  The vast …

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How to Ask for a Raise in an Entry-Level Role [5 Essential Tips]

It doesn’t matter if you’ve been in your role for two weeks or two years; asking for a raise is always a daunting task. And if you’re in an entry-level role, it can feel downright impossible. It’s so challenging that nearly 71% of workers don’t even attempt to negotiate their salaries. Some even swear off …

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How to Counter a Low Pay Raise Offer From Your Employer?

So you have received good news and bad news. The good news is that you’re getting a raise, and the bad is how little the raise is. Don’t worry, large organizations often lowball employees on their raises and have room for negotiation. Not many employees go back with a counter because they don’t know-how. To …

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Good Performance Review, but No Raise? [Do These 5 Things]

Good performance review but no raise is a puzzling yet common situation for young professionals. After all, you’ve been busting your butt and doing everything right — going above and beyond, putting in extra hours, and taking on new challenges. I wholeheartedly agree with you that hard work deserves fair compensation. However, salary raises are …

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