Monthly Archive: May 2014

Preparing for salary negotiation

Preparing for salary negotiationIt is true that performance is the main determinant of one’s rate of improvement in professional field. An employee’s salary is generally set according to the performance that he or she delivers. But, there are many who think that they are underpaid and that they deserve a better salary. However, many cannot put this issue properly to the boss due to the lack of the right strategy that yields best results in such situations. It is to be kept in mind that negotiating for salary is a sensitive issue and you should be well prepared if you have to enter into a fruitful negotiation with his boss.
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Preparing for a Video Job Interview

Preparing for a Video Job InterviewThe conventional way of job interview is fast going extinct and video job interview is there to take the place. But this new fashion needs very careful employment of some measures for a successful outcome. As the interviewer and the interviewee are not physically present in front of each other one might think that many a thing can be overlooked for their partial view to each other through the webcam. But, reality differs from this supposition. Video job interview takes more preparations than an in-person meeting. One’s appearance on the screen is how one judges the other, so an appropriate use of the webcam and the props available is necessary to make the session impressive.
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Myths about your strengths

Myths about your strengthsInherent strength is something that each and every professional must hold if he or she has to excel in the professional field. But, there are certain myths regarding strength that need to be dismissed so that next time when you think of your strength you can be confident enough of being the right person. It is often said that focusing on strength hardly yields any result. But, on the contrary, the truth is in order to become a successful executive you have to emphasize on your strength so that you can deliver the best results. The ability to blend own strength with that of colleagues and superiors is the forte of an effective and efficient professional.
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Keep your career graph growing

Keep your career graph growingGetting a job may seem to be easier especially when juxtaposed with the efforts that one has to make in order to retain the job. However, securing a job and maintaining a status quo in the professional sector may bring content for a few days but in order to survive long in the professional arena one has to look for a steady development process. So if you want to emerge as a successful professional you have to keep your career graph growing and make the best out of the opportunities that you are likely to face in your professional life.
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Job benefits that you should look for more than salary

Job benefits that you should look for more than salaryA good job does not necessarily mean a 9 to 5 job with a handsome paycheck, on the contrary it has a lot to do with mental satisfaction and some benefits beyond salary. If you are looking for a job there are certain things that you have to take into account in order to look and think beyond salary. These issues need enough consideration on part of the employee as they play an important role in keeping the employees satisfied with their jobs. Salary is no doubt the most important factor in a job but there are certain things that you should look for in a job apart from salary.

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