How to Ask for A Raise and Motivate Your Boss To Help You!

The idea of asking and affecting the status quo of your employee/manager relationship fills many people with anxiety-inducing paralysis.

Let’s start by saying that asking for a raise is a perfectly normal part of business life.  

If you are asking for a raise, you control when you ask. You have time on your side, so start doing your research and build your confidence.

First Things First – Prepare

Take an objective look at yourself as how your employer sees you.

Know Your Worth 

Having this list of achievements could be key talking points.

Create A List Of Accomplishments 

This easily accessible information can be a huge talking point in meeting with your manager. If your salary is lower than the listings your finding, your manager’s discussion should be on how to increase your salary to industry standard.

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