How to Negotiate Your Salary

It has been shown over and over that women tend to leave hundreds of thousands of dollars (if not millions) on the table over the course of their careers simply because they did not ask for more. Whether it is because of the gender wage gap or some other phenomenon, the bottom line is, if you don't ask you definitely won't receive. ...more Absolutely! as a contractor or entrepreneur you are negotiating much ...more


Have been away for a few days. Just checked the date of my last blog was the 17th of Feb.I shared the good news of my job offer with you folks, who are now my confidantes. The next few days were spent in good cheer. We attended some social cum religious events and ate some good food. The children were out on their own holiday, so my husband and I were home alone.  Monday was family day and we went out for Chinese food with some friends and then stayed till late at night talking with friends. ...more


Hi folks, I am back after a few days of not blogging, but I come bearing good news. I finally managed to get a job offer and I shall be starting work again next Wednesday. Wish me luck. It is not the job of my dreams, and it is a contract positiion, but I am not in a position where I can pick and choose. In these days of unemployment and recession, I am just happy to get a job. It is a good company and the working environment looks good, besides it is quite close to home....more
Congratulations on the new job! more