Pay Cut

  • 5 Tips If You're Job Hunting For the First Time in Years

    5 Tips If You're Job Hunting For the First Time in Years

    Advice from a woman who did it successfully in her mid-50s

    Get back in the game! Here are five things to consider if you are considering returning to the workforce and looking for a job for the first time in years. Continue Reading

  • Laid-Off Workers Who Find Jobs Take Deep Pay Cuts

    Laid-Off Workers Who Find Jobs Take Deep Pay Cuts

    WASHINGTON -- The U.S. economic recovery hasn't felt much like one even for people who managed to find new jobs after being laid off. Most of them have had to settle for less pay. Only 56 percent of Americans laid off from January 2009 through December 2011 had found jobs by the start of this year, the Labor... Continue Reading

  • Taking A Pay Cut: Is It Worth It?

    Taking A Pay Cut: Is It Worth It?

    By Calli Tapler In the boom times, taking a pay reduction was pretty much unthinkable. You worked hard and did well so you got a raise or a better job that paid more money. A decrease in salary was seen negatively, as if you'd done something wrong in your career. Continue Reading