Tag: getting a raise

  • 5 Ways To Cope With A Dead-End Job

    5 Ways To Cope With A Dead-End Job

    By Aaron Guerrero You used to enjoy B.B. King's classic blues tune "The Thrill Is Gone," until you realized the title perfectly summed up your sentiments toward your job. It wasn't always this way. Shortly after being hired, you had the impression that your then-new company was a promised land for higher pay... Continue Reading

  • Top Request On Workers' 2012 Christmas List: More Money, Please

    Top Request On Workers' 2012 Christmas List: More Money, Please

    What do American workers want for Christmas this year? Glassdoor knows. On Friday, the online "jobs and career community" published the results of a new Harris Interactive-commissioned survey, asking American workers what they want most from employers this holiday season. Unsurprisingly, "cash" tops the list.... Continue Reading

  • Getting A Raise: 12 Hidden Strategies

    Getting A Raise: 12 Hidden Strategies

    The internet is filled with advice on getting a raise, much of it not very useful: Too simplistic, too off-putting, unpersuasive overall. Yet pay raises of 10 percent, 20 percent or even more are often gained, even in a bad job market. You just need the right set of tools. Continue Reading