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Ten Tips on Negotiating Your Salary

I worked with a client this week who wanted to be prepared to negotiate a job with her current boss and also a new boss since she is looking both internally and externally for a job. Her current boss is offering her a chance to apply for a new job that he feels she may be qualified for. Here are 10 Tips on negotiating your salary:

Ten Ways to Relax With Play

Ten Ways to Relax With Play

At this time of year most of us feel the stress of getting everything ready for the holidays. Now with the additional pressure of the Covid 19 pandemic getting worse, many of us are feeling pretty gloomy. Take a play break this month. It's time for all of us (me too) to lighten up. Here are 10 suggestions:

Should We Cancel Thanksgiving?

On November 15th the Boston Globe had an article entitled The Pilgrims would agree: Cancel Thanksgiving this year. The premise of the article is that it’s been such an awful year, let’s wait to celebrate when we are all vaccinated, and we have something to celebrate. The writer explains that that is what the Pilgrims did. What do you think?

Are You a Standout?

Are You a Standout?

Every day we hear about more layoffs.  You will want to be proactive by starting a job search before it...

How to be productive working at home

As an AT&T employee I was used to working in an office with lots of colleagues around. Suddenly in 1994 the group I was with was asked to work from home. I liked the fact that I didn’t have to drive 45 minutes to an hour to work but I missed the camaraderie of the office. I learned to compensate for the isolation and continued to work from home.