Ask for a Raise
Wouldn’t it be great if there were just a script for asking for a raise?Oh yeah, we made one. It’s called the GIMME (cute, right?), and it will help you prep your ask in advance of that big meeting with your boss. The GIMME is a 5-step process that covers everything from how you open the conversation to how you end it in style. | Career Contessa
Many people are not satisfied with their current salary, especially as the cost of living continues to rise. However, asking for a raise and negotiating the appropriate salary is a task most will shy away from. The infographic below from Grad School Hub gives you tips and tricks on how to become a pro at negotiating a higher salary.
So you want to know how to ask for a raise. It’s probably one of the most nerve-racking conversations you’ve ever had—and unfortunately, you’ll need to repeat it many times over the course of your career. Before we get into this whole “template” thing, a disclaimer: obviously, every company, every job, and every person is different. Do we think you should use this template word-for-word? No. Think of it as a guide. The rest is up to you. | Career Contessa