Ask For A Raise

  • Tactics That Will Help You Get A Raise (If You're Female)

    Tactics That Will Help You Get A Raise (If You're Female)

    Women still earn 77 cents for every dollar a man makes, and are paid less even in the same job, working the same hours. Partly, this is because women are less inclined to ask for a raise -- and for good reason. Research shows that women who ask for raises are seen as aggressive and unfeminine, and that... Continue Reading

  • Secrets To Getting A Raise That Your Boss Won't Tell You

    Secrets To Getting A Raise That Your Boss Won't Tell You

    By Vickie Elmer Picture the payday ahead: A 10 percent pay raise plus three extra vacation days. If you want this to be more than wishful thinking, pull out your goals and get your game on for the performance review and raise season that's just ahead. Most companies hand out merit raises after the first of... Continue Reading

  • Worst Ways To Ask For A Raise

    Worst Ways To Ask For A Raise

    By Karl Fendelander Asking for a raise is the adult equivalent of asking your crush to prom. It's stressful. It's awkward. You're talking at the wrong speed, volume or both. You're probably sweating too much, and the answer will either be the best thing that's happened in a while or the worst ever. Even if... Continue Reading