“I will have a new job that pays well and leaves me time for other things.”
“I’m sorry about the complication from my last submission! I was so focused on making sure it got enough energy, that I forgot about simplicity! I’m so sorry! Here is the simplified version! And thank you for catching that for me, I need to keep those things in mind :)”
Many people find asking to be paid more money awkward. How will your request be perceived? Will you look greedy or demanding? Are you sure you’re really worth what you’re asking for? The key to answering these questions and reaching a successful outcome is preparation. Fortunately, it’s not difficult to prepare for a salary negotiation. It just takes a few simple steps.
Comparing yourself to others’ accomplishments is a losing battle that will take you down a never-ending spiral. Here’s how to overcome feeling like a failure when your friends are achieving goals faster than you.