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Evaluating Offers & Negotiating

One on One career advising with the CDO to help you discuss your offer and walk you through how to navigate the negotiation conversation.

4 Salary Negotiation Tips (Including Sample Scripts)

Negotiating your salary can be one of the most stressful parts of the job search process—but it doesn’t have to be. If you’re well prepared to negotiate, you’ll relieve yourself of nearly all your negotiation stress. So, here are four …

By Natalie Fisher - Vault
Vault
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Career Planning in Tough Times | How to Ask for More

Illustrated by Marian Blair

The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly affected your organization. But that doesn’t mean that you have to put your career goals on hold for 2021. Though the idea of asking for more responsibility or a raise may …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni - Idealist Careers
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How the Trump Administration’s New H-1B Wage-Increase Rule Affects International Students

On October 8, the U.S. Department of Labor published its controversial interim final rule on wage requirements for temporary visa programs and permanent labor certification programs. The rule, called “Strengthening Wage Protections for the Temporary and Permanent Employment of Certain …

By Derek Loosvelt
Derek Loosvelt
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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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Career Service Hours

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T 8:30am - 5:30pm
W 8:30am - 5:30pm
TH 8:30am - 5:30pm
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