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Starbucks' Pay Raise Is A Good Thing -- But Is It Enough?

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 07.22.2016 | Business

Things looked pretty good at Starbucks last week when CEO Howard Schultz announced that all employees would receive 5 percent raises on Oct. 3. But B...

Starbucks Is Giving All Its U.S. Workers A Raise

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.11.2016 | Business

Their cups may not runneth over, but beginning on October 3, they’ll be at least 5 percent more full. In a letter to employees on Monday, Starbucks ...

What To Expect When Negotiating A Pay Raise

The Huffington Post | Chantelle DMello | Posted 04.27.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Sick of higher-ups raining on your parade and your bank account? Here's a crash course on how to negotiate that pay raise and push for what you deserv...

Why You Can't Count On A Raise Anymore

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 08.26.2015 | Business

When it comes to salary, your employer no longer wants to marry you. He's more looking to date and see how it goes. Right now, it's going pretty well....

The Art of Getting Promoted: Subtle, Systematic, Sophisticated and Strategic

O'Brien Browne | Posted 08.05.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

Many employees, regardless if they hold an executive, middle management or assistant job assume that all they have to do to get promoted is work hard, be loyal and have the appropriate qualifications; in short, they behave as if promotions were automatic.

Think Twice: Will Doubling Your Paycheck Really Make You Happier?

Becky Lynn Smith | Posted 06.17.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Becky Lynn Smith

What if having more money could actually be a hindrance for people? Is it possible that making enough money could be a hurdle that keeps people from exploring what would really make them happy and successful in this life?

Are You Being Too Assertive? Not Enough?

Adoree Durayappah, M.A.P.P., M.B.A. | Posted 02.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Adoree Durayappah, M.A.P.P., M.B.A.

Many people want to be more assertive in the workplace. Being assertive can help you voice your opinions to your coworkers, help you negotiate that promotion and pay raise, and also has a number of health benefits. Many people want to be more assertive but suffer from being too passive, abandoning their good ideas or not voicing their opinions to avoid conflict with others.

How To Discover Your Market Value And Get Paid What You're Worth

Mindy Crary | Posted 10.11.2014 | Women
Mindy Crary

Stock options are used to reward longevity and loyalty, while salary is the benefit you get for doing your day-to-day job. Don't forego a salary negotiation because your employer offers a stock benefit.

Dear Boss: I REALLY Hate You

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 10.17.2012 | Small Business

In an arguable vote of no confidence, two in three American workers surveyed in a new poll say that they would rather get rid of their bosses than get...

The Most Demanding Age Group When It Comes To Money

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 10.09.2012 | Small Business

Gen Y catches a lot of flack for being the "entitlement generation," but new research reveals that they're not the most demanding age group when it co...

How to Get a Raise Without Asking

Steve Gillman | Posted 11.03.2012 | Money
Steve Gillman

Those who get tips as a normal part of their jobs often have the ability to write their own raise. It is one of the advantages to what are often seen as low-paid service jobs. Here are some of the ways that tipped employees boost their income.

10 People Who Have An Advantage Over You

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 08.30.2012 | Money

It's a dog-eat-dog world and unfortunately, if you're not single, skinny and good-looking, you're more likely to be scraping the bottom of the barrel....

Why You're Not Getting A Raise

SmartMoney | Jonnelle Marte | Posted 08.16.2012 | Money

SmartMoney Didn’t get a raise this year? Blame inflation. American wages didn’t budge last month, according to Labor Department data release...

The Worst Cities To Get A Raise

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 08.14.2012 | Money

Think you deserve a higher salary? You're not alone. Salaried workers (those not eligible for overtime pay) received an average pay raise of just 2...

Why Men Get Higher Raises Than Women

CBS News | Posted 07.22.2012 | Women

(MoneyWatch) A new study in the journal Organization Science finds that when managers have to explain their pay-raise decisions to employees, they giv...

5 Saving Strategies for a Slow Economy

Richard Barrington | Posted 09.15.2012 | Money
Richard Barrington

A weak economy is causing hardships for many Americans now, but it could hurt even more in the future. A sustained period of low salary increases, poor stock market returns and low savings account rates has made it very difficult to keep retirement savings on track.

10 Jobs Expected To Get A Pay Raise In 2010: Report

CNN Money | Anne Fisher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In a recent look at the IT and finance industries, Robert Half researchers identified 10 fields where pay overall is steady or rising, and starting sa...

5 Ways To Get The Salary You Want

WetFeet.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

When a company starts to consider you seriously, you should begin to think about the negotiation. What do you want? What are you prepared to accept? H...