Build a Business Case for a Bigger Raise

Build a Business Case for a Bigger Raise

Q. I got a 2% salary increase this time last year so my annual review is coming up soon. My agency responsibilities have increased significantly in the past year, but I won’t be happy if I don’t get a much bigger pay bump this year. How do I make certain I get the...
Working Remotely–Good Idea or Bad?

Working Remotely–Good Idea or Bad?

 Q. I’m graduating with my BA in May and have been offered a full-time agency job but I must work remotely from home. Part of me says “take the full-time job” but another part feels that I’ll be missing important experiences in an actual agency...
Overwhelmed by Social Media? Stick to Top 3

Overwhelmed by Social Media? Stick to Top 3

Q. I heard you speak recently and you said most Millennials aren’t effectively engaging in social media. I try everything digital, but frankly find doing so is overwhelming and not necessarily helpful in advancing my future job prospects. Isn’t it a better...
What to Do When Asked About Current Salary Level

What to Do When Asked About Current Salary Level

Q. I just completed a third round of interviews and the HR manager said the agency wants to make me an offer. She asked me how much I am currently making, and I politely told her I’d have to get back with her. Do I have to disclose my current salary—which is way below...