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How to Talk About Desired Salary

I hate talking about money. My parents had a very strict “we don’t talk about money” rule—not just at the table or at parties, but ever. Discussions about taxes or partisan fiscal policies make my palms sweat. I don’t even …

By Kaitlin McManus
Kaitlin McManus
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5 Salary Negotiating Tips for Remote Jobs

Due to Covid-19, work is evolving. In June, a study by Gartner predicted that 48 percent of employees will be working remotely for some (if not all) of the time post-pandemic, compared to 30 percent pre-pandemic. And in May, Facebook announced …

By Lisa Rangel
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How to Ask for a Raise or Negotiate Your Salary

Whether you’re negotiating your incoming salary for a new job or asking for a raise in your current position, here are some points you’ll want to address in order to have a professional conversation regarding your salary.

1. Know the …

By Jeriann Watkins Ireland
Jeriann Watkins Ireland
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How to Ask for a Raise Without Coming off as Entitled

In case you’ve been living under a rock for the past 10 months, times are tough. And that means that money can be tight. Saving and living below your means is always good financial advice, but there comes a time …

By Vault Careers
Vault Careers
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Gauging Hospital Financial Health

Gauging Hospital Financial Health

By Jim R. Kendrick Jr., FACHE

The COVID-19 pandemic triggered an abrupt suspension of elective surgeries in 2020, and ultimately contributed to a significant decline in patient volumes and hospital revenue. These …

By Jim R. Kendrick Jr., FACHE
Jim R. Kendrick Jr., FACHE president/CEO of Community Hospital Corporation
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Healthcare Consulting: What It Is & How to Succeed in It

Healthcare Consulting: What It Is & How to Succeed in It

It’s no secret that the healthcare industry is complex. With hundreds of laws, policies, and regulations, the wide range of potential professions and jobs, …

By Kristen Baker
Kristen Baker Marketing Manager
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Sporting goods 2021: The next normal for an industry in flux

Eight trends are shaping the sporting goods industry in 2021. To win in the next normal, players must adapt to a shifting landscape.

In 2020, the sporting goods industry contracted for the first time since the financial crisis of 2007–08. …

By Achim Berg, Sajal Kohli, and Alexander Thiel
Achim Berg, Sajal Kohli, and Alexander Thiel
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Is Working Remotely the Future of Finance?

The pandemic forced a grand work-from-home experiment on finance. But is an all-remote team really the future?

 

In mid-March, retail cosmetics shop Ulta Beauty closed all 1,254 stores and CFO Scott Settersten and his 200-person finance team, like much …

By Russ Banham
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Six Strategies For Digitally Transforming Finance In An Evolving Business Environment

One of the key business lessons that has come out of the Covid-19 pandemic is the critical need to digitize operations, with financial processes near the top of the list. Simple things like being able to pay suppliers and get …

By Mikko Hytönen
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When Personal Ethics and Work Assignments Conflict

Artur Szczybylo/123RF.com

I hung up the phone from our weekly conference call and immediately thought, “I’m gonna lose my job over this.”  After several years of sticking with a company that I loved through staffing shortages, technological changes, and various …

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