Salaries: Take What They Offer or Ask For What You Want?

Recruiters have many practices including asking the applicant early in the process what their salary expectations are; the applicant doesn’t want to go too high for fear of being eliminated so she goes low. But if this is you, if you pick a low number then you are locked in at that level… what to do? … More Salaries: Take What They Offer or Ask For What You Want?

My New Year’s Plan

I am not a fan of new year’s resolutions. I didn’t make any this year, or for many years. But I’m a big believer in mindful changes — actively reflecting and thoughtfully committing to new habits. So, on new year’s day I sat down and made a list. I used a 3 x 5 index … More My New Year’s Plan