#ToughQuestions: How to Talk About Your Previous Salary at a Job Interview
For the everyday employee, salaries are mostly treated with overwhelming secrecy. While we’re not James Bond, we treat it like a top-secret mission, often choosing only the closest of friends or co-workers to share such confidential information. But when you’re applying for a new job, the question is inevitably asked: “How much was your salary in your previous job?” This question often feels like a trap. What if your salary was under market value in your industry? Give away the exact number y
Saklolo! Paano Ko Idadaan sa Negosasyon ang Sweldo Ko?
Nalampasan mo na ang ilang pasada ng interbyu at nakilala mo na rin ang magiging superbisor at mga katrabaho mo. At wow, ibibigay na raw sayo ang posisyon na gusto mo! Pero may problema ata. Parang hindi ata sapat ang sweldong inaalok sayo. May pwede ka bang gawin para itaas ito ng kaunti? Pwede mo idaan sa negosasyon ang mga patakaran ng iyong pag-empleo. Tiyak na nakakatakot isipin at mas lalo nang nakakatakot gawin ang pakikipag-usap tungkol sa paghingi ng dagdag na sweldo. Mapapaisip ka,
7 Things to Do During The Eid al-Fitr Holiday
With the long weekend coming up, this is the perfect opportunity to catch up on much-needed rest and do things that you normally wouldn't be able to do during a regular work week. Whether it's eating pints of ice cream or watching the latest flick at the movie house, it's good to make use of this time to relax and recharge. Here are 7 things you can do during the Eid al-Fitr holiday.1. Take a break from your usual activitiesWant to take time off from your daily activities? This is the best time
No Sore Losers! What to Do if You Didn't Get the Promotion
The road to the top of the corporate ladder is long and winding. If you’ve been working for a couple of years, you know what this is about. If you’re at the start of your career, you won’t see it yet, but the job hunt is just the first few steps of the rat race. You’ll be anticipating the good parts - your successes - but you might not be quite as prepared for the lows. One of the disappointments you may have to encounter in your career is being passed over for promotion. Try as we might, som