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10 Steps To Getting A Raise

Rana Florida | Posted 09.01.2014 | Business
Rana Florida

If you're doing an outstanding job, your bosses will do what it takes to keep you. All that you need is a plan. Here's one you can carry out in ten easy steps.

LeBron James: The Negotiation King?

Kim Keating | Posted 09.10.2014 | Business
Kim Keating

LeBron has shockingly decided to "head back home" to Cleveland. And no matter your feelings on the situation, there are a lot of valuable lessons about setting your goals and knowing your worth that can be learned from Mr. James.

Negotiate for a Raise Using Body Language

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Vanessa Van Edwards

Negotiating for a salary or promotion can be one of the most stressful parts of a career! However, it is essential you know how to ask for what you deserve.

How To Get A Promotion

Arthur Samuel Joseph | Posted 12.10.2013 | Books
Arthur Samuel Joseph

A vast majority of individuals across the job spectrum report having had difficulty at one time or another when approaching their boss for a raise or promotion.

Why You Should Really Ask For A Raise

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.23.2013 | Business

Negotiating for a 4-percent raise every three years can boost your earnings by $1,037,773 over a 45-year career, researchers at career website Salary....

The 1-Minute Method for Negotiating Like a Boss

Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D. | Posted 08.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D.

Whenever we think about our goals in terms of potential gains, we automatically (often without realizing it) become more comfortable with risk and less sensitive to concerns about what could go wrong.

New York Is the Only Life I've Ever Known

Neriel David Ponce | Posted 07.20.2013 | Impact
Neriel David Ponce

I've made strides in overcoming my depression through working as an activist and with the support of my friends, but I still worry that my dreams remain in jeopardy.

Danny Trejo Will Kill You in a Movie if You Donate to This Kickstarter Campaign (WATCH)

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.27.2013 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

Machete himself, legendary actor Danny Trejo, stops by the What's Trending studio to chat about raising money for his Snap Shot film on, the three Bs of fantastic filmmaking, and the future of his Machete films.

4 Things Your Boss Will Never Tell You About Getting a Raise or Promotion

Eric Barker | Posted 05.04.2013 | Small Business
Eric Barker

Hard work isn't all it's cracked up to be. Performance is only loosely tied to who succeeds.

4 Women Reveal How They Got Raises

LearnVest | Posted 10.14.2012 | Women
LearnVest

We're told over and over again that women are too reticent, too lacking in confidence, too timid to ask for a raise. But we are asking. And we have proof.

Ask for What You Want!

Rebecca Shambaugh | Posted 05.28.2012 | Women
Rebecca Shambaugh

If we don't ask for what we want, we will never know what we can really have.

The Scientific Key To Negotiating Like An Expert

Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D. | Posted 01.29.2012 | Healthy Living
Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D.

The different ways of looking at the same goal (e.g., to pay the lowest price, to get the biggest raise) have profound effects on the way we approach negotiation.

Brooklyn Bar Mitzvah Teen Pays it Forward All the way to Japan

Linda Cronin-Gross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Linda Cronin-Gross

For those of you who do not know, every Bar or Bat Mitzvah child is obligated to undertake a project to do Tikkun Olam, Hebrew for "repairing the world."

Workplace Etiquette: Be Your Best at Work

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Treating your colleagues with respect can gain you a winning edge and create a win-win situation for everyone at the office. Here are some basic rules of etiquette in the office and at office parties.

How To Ask Your Boss For A Raise

Christine Hassler | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Hassler

To boost your confidence a bit, practice being a bit more out-going and assertive with your coworkers. Ask one of your colleagues out to lunch, join in a water cooler conversation, make a comment or raise a question at a meeting.