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Lift as you climb.
Think you’re underpaid, but not quite sure? This woman found out she missed out on $15k she will never get back.
When I look back I appreciate that my salary growth isn’t from constant job hopping or a one-time huge negotiation.
“You can’t wait around for your company to review your performance and recognize what you’ve brought to the table.”
“So often we count ourselves out too soon, without taking the time to figure out if we actually capable of succeeding.”
Ask yourself, “what is a number that feels just out of reach?”
Stop playing small.
“Don’t you dare undervalue yourself. Just because one person is trying to get a bargain basement rate, doesn’t mean that’s what you’re really worth.”
Faced with a hard situation at work, this woman leveraged her story of loyalty to get a promotion and a raise that almost doubled her salary. Really.
After a failed attempt at negotiating, this grad student approached the situation differently and learned a valuable lesson: don’t waste your time asking for something the other person can’t give you.
When someone is offering you a job that you really want, it’s hard to say “thanks, but I want more.”
I let fear get the best of me when I was looking for a job and settled for a position where I knew I was being significantly undervalued.