How to Get A Fair and Competitive Job Offer; Don't Answer the Salary Question

How to Get A Fair and Competitive Job Offer; Don’t Answer the Salary Question

What do you say when the recruiter or hiring authority asks how much salary / compensation / money you are looking for? You’ve w...

Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Broach the Salary Topic

Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Broach the Salary Topic

In real estate sales, the conventional wisdom is that the person who mentions money first, loses - or at least is at a disadvantag...

Oracle Shareholders Not the Only Ones to Complain About Ellison’s Salary

Oracle Shareholders Not the Only Ones to Complain About Ellison’s Salary

It was announced today that Larry Ellison, CEO of Oracle has agreed to be paid a salary of $1 for the upcoming fiscal year, down ...

Future of Finance Jobs

Future of Finance Jobs

Given latest news report from Reuters, it looks like the recession could be on its way out. This news combined with reports from t...

Hourly Jobs: Top Companies to Work For

Hourly Jobs: Top Companies to Work For

When it comes to looking for an hourly job, we often ask ourselves “What is this going to pay?” and “Will the schedule work?...

Where NOT to live if you’re looking for a high-paying job

Where NOT to live if you’re looking for a high-paying job

Does your location inhibit your earning potential? Forbes.com published a list of the top 10 best and worst towns for high-paying ...

Citi Salaries Up; Bonuses Down

Citi Salaries Up; Bonuses Down

Citigroup announced plans Wednesday to restructure their compensation by increasing base pay for employees whose salary would be a...

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Best Buy CEO Takes 60% Pay Cut; Employees Show Anderson Can Improve

The Associated Press reported Wednesday that current Best Buy CEO Brad Anderson saw a 60% paycut in 2009 compared to the previous ...

Tips for Managing Through Salary Caps or Cuts

Tips for Managing Through Salary Caps or Cuts

All around us talented people are still losing their jobs and as many, if not more, are having their salaries cut from or capped a...

It’s Lonely At The Top: What Can We Do About Executive Bonuses?

It’s Lonely At The Top: What Can We Do About Executive Bonuses?

Bashing the compensation and bonuses of executives has become a household conversation.  Seems like everyone has an opinion on th...