Don’t Settle for Less: How to Ask for a Raise

So, you’ve been at your job for a while now and think it’s time to ask for a raise. Maybe you’re not sure how to go about it and are worried you won’t succeed. Don’t fear! With some careful preparation, you’ll be on your way to getting the raise you deserve. … Read More »

Brian Price Interviewed for KU Edwards Campus Career Blog

Director Brian Price recently spoke with Laura Williams, answering some of the most “perplexing” salary-negotiation questions for employers and job seekers on the KU Edwards Blog. Among the topics discussed were: Tips for negotiating your job salary Why it’s important for employers to know current salary ranges in Kansas City Positions trending through the next… Read More »

Majority of Employers Planning to Hire Recent College Graduates This Year

  As college seniors prepare for graduation, many may wonder what their chances are of landing a job. According to a new survey by CareerBuilder, the odds of getting hired are in their favor. Seventy-four percent of employers say they plan on hiring recent college graduates this year, up almost 10 percentage points from last… Read More »

The Latest Trends in Salary and Benefits

With so many changes rocking the corporate world over the last 3 years, it’s only natural that companies have had to reconsider their salary and benefits programs. While experts are projecting a slight uptick in salary increases in 2012 compared to 2011, many companies are continuing to focus on variable pay. According to the U.S.… Read More »