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By Coinage
March 7, 2017
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Congrats, you got the job! So now what? Should you sign on the dotted line and assume everything is hunky dory? Not so fast. Watch the Coinage video above and learn strategies for negotiating your pay. Doing some research and being informed on the type of compensation you should be making is key to having success at your new place of employment, because no one wants to start off feeling their new gig isn’t what it should be.

 

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