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Salary and benefits negotiation

When you get a job, you’re signing up for far more than just a paycheck. You should take time to evaluate all aspects of a position when it's offered, including pay, benefits, work/life balance, work culture, and anything else that is important to you. Taking steps to research standards in your field, reviewing the offer, and negotiating can help you secure a role that is a good fit and ensure that you're paid what you're worth.

The thought of negotiating your salary and benefits with an employer might seem intimidating at first, but it’s worth it! Hiring managers actually expect new hires to negotiate their starting salaries. All it takes is some preparation and practice.

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