Author Archives: Gen Y Girl

Negotiating Equality: How and When to Discuss Sensitive Salary Issues

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The fact of the matter is, the pay gap is real. Statistics show that men are being paid significantly more than women. Raising awareness about this issue is the only sure-fire way to end such inequality.

In the meantime negotiating your salary is one way to even the playing field for all those involved in the employment game.   

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How to Turn an Internship Experience into a New Career

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An internship experience is a bridge between the sweet ol’ student life and the professional employee! It’s a unique opportunity to taste-test a work environment before you actually commit and, of course, it’s an opportunity to experience the ‘real world.’ Here are few things to keep in mind if you’re looking to turn your internship experience into a career.   

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