Learning the Rules for Raises

You’ve been working hard, earning praise from your boss and coworkers. So when will those kind words translate into more money? To find out, start by arming yourself with facts — about how your company works and the strength of the labor market. A Complex Equation US companies increased their overall salary budgets by 2.8 percent in 2011, with a […]

HOW TO GET A RAISE (& HACK YOUR BOSS)

I have been the boss of many employees in my career and in this post I’ll share exactly how most bosses think about employee compensation, so you can use it to your advantage. There is nothing more important to securing your financial future than getting paid what you are worth and your lifetime earnings are significantly impacted by every raise that you […]