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Timing is everything: The 6 strategies you need to convince your boss to give you a pay rise

Confer with your colleagues, and establish what the benchmark in your industry is.
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DON'T MISS ON THURSDAY: Elite recruiters from The Carlyle Group, Apollo, and Bain Capital will break down how to get hired in private equity

Join Business Insider for an exclusive live event to learn what it takes to land a coveted job at top private-equity firms.
Premium Careers 2020-11-30T10:15:00Z

Burberry CFO Julie Brown is one of the most senior women leaders in business. Here are her 4 lessons for women looking to reach the top.

Burberry's CFO Julie Brown said women should believe in themselves, focus on their strengths, and choose carefully the company they want to work for.
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Retail 2020-11-28T15:07:31Z
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A New York-based CEO and serial entrepreneur swears by carving out 2 'focus days' a week where he doesn't attend meetings. Here's how he works them into his routine.

Lindon Gao, CEO and cofounder of retail tech company Caper, was inspired by Y Combinator founder Paul Graham's "maker's" and "manager's" schedules.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-27T20:56:21Z

How to teach yourself corporate finance fast, according to a former McKinsey consultant who did it on his own time

Finance strategist Andrew Chen had zero business or finance experience before working at McKinsey — he was a history major and law student.
Premium Enterprise 2020-11-27T17:41:18Z

Atlassian's US salaries revealed: How much the $55 billion software giant pays engineers, product managers, data scientists, and more

Disclosure data filed with the US Office of Foreign Labor Certification reveals a snapshot of how much Atlassian pays its US employees.
Careers 2020-11-27T16:02:25Z

I'm a wine consultant who creates custom tastings and dinners for private clients. Here's how I transitioned from writing about wine to running my own business.

After 10 years as a writer, Dena Roché made a late-stage career change inspired by her love and expertise in wine.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-27T15:01:36Z

A marketing director making $50,000 quit her job and now makes five times more as a freelancer. Here's the email template she used to build a subscriber network of over 100,000 people.

Helene Sula, blogger and digital brand strategist, shared with Business Insider the email template she used to gain over 100,000 subscribers.
Premium Politics 2020-11-27T14:46:53Z

Joe Biden is hiring about 4,000 political staffers to work in the White House and federal agencies. Here's how you can boost your chances getting a job in the new administration, according to 3 experts.

Government hiring experts share their tips for snagging one of the 4,000 jobs Joe Biden and his team will be doling out as they build a new administration.
Premium Careers 2020-11-26T14:45:00Z

From bootcamps to college degrees, here is how to get into the tech industry

Career expert from TopResume Amanda Augustine talked to Business Insider about some of the ways to get into the fastest-growing jobs in tech.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-25T19:49:36Z

24 podcasts picked by industry leaders, executives, and business school professors that are almost as good as getting an MBA

Top leaders are listening to everything from "Reply All" to the stories of TED speakers — and swear these podcasts are as good as a business degree.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-25T19:37:13Z

A 34-year-old freelancer who quit the job she hated and now makes $200,000 a year debunks 5 of the biggest myths she's encountered about becoming your own boss

Graphic designer Morgan Overholt felt underpaid and overworked, so she quit her job and went to work for herself, learning key lessons along the way.
Premium Enterprise 2020-11-25T17:00:02Z

Amazon Web Services salaries revealed: These 12 cloud jobs fetch as much as $185,000 in base pay — and this is what it takes to get hired

These are the highest-paying jobs at AWS, including key responsibilities and how many years of experience they require.
Premium Premium 2020-11-25T17:00:00Z

[SLIDE DECK] Six Figure Side Hustles 2020

Whether you're doing it to pay off student loans or pursue an unfulfilled passion, you may be able to turn your side hustle into a high-paying career.
Premium Finance 2020-11-25T15:43:00Z

5 books to read if you want to get started as a real estate agent

真人百家家乐网站home prices have hit historic highs, luring many new brokers. These books, by top names from Ryan Serhant to Gary Keller, can kick-start your career.
Careers 2020-11-25T15:28:52Z

I'm a Butterball turkey hotline expert who's been answering wild, funny, and panicked calls from 真人百家家乐网站home chefs for 18 years. This year people need us more than ever.

Phyllis Kramer says she hears the same questions all the time and that the line gets 15,000 calls on Thanksgiving Day alone.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-25T13:00:00Z

PRESENTING: How to get a job at Google, Amazon, or Microsoft, according to current and former employees and senior recruiters

Be curious, passionate, think big, have an original story to tell recruiters, and be ready to be tested on the big tech companies' values.
Premium Careers Contributors 2020-11-25T12:01:09Z

A recruitment boss at King, which developed Candy Crush, says the trick to nailing an interview lies in 2 key questions

Aparicio says there are two key questions to think about when it comes to your interview — one to ask and one to answer.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-11-24T17:20:00Z

The late Alex Trebek hosted more than 8,200 'Jeopardy!' episodes, with his last slated to air on Christmas Day. Here's a look at his life and legacy, from his start as a Canadian sports announcer to Emmy-winning millionaire.

Trebek filmed a record number of "Jeopardy!" episodes before his death. New shows with guest hosts including Ken Jennings start production this week.
Premium Careers 2020-11-24T16:47:03Z

Healthcare is set to see massive job growth over the next decade. From nurses to doctors, here's the education and skills you need to break into the medical field.

Some nursing positions require just a bachelor's degree while others need a master's. Future doctors have years of school ahead of them.
Careers 2020-11-24T14:05:27Z

Industries like healthcare, tech, and education are poised to add a lot of high-paying jobs in the next decade. We found how to break into those fields.

An in-depth look into the educational and training requirements for several careers poised to grow rapidly over the next ten years.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-24T12:30:48Z

How to get hired at Microsoft, according to current and former engineers and recruiters

Be curious, passionate, and collaborative — and be ready to be quizzed on Microsoft's products.
Premium Small Business 2020-11-23T16:07:24Z

A chef and restaurateur founded a successful snack brand after overcoming addiction. He shared how investing in his self-care made him a better leader and entrepreneur.

Jeff Mahin spent years in the fast-paced restaurant world, but had to rethink how he took care of himself when he became the head of a chain.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-23T15:51:00Z

Satya Nadella overhauled Microsoft's hypercompetitive 'stack rankings' to reward collaboration between employees. Here's how performance reviews work now, according to the HR chief.

Microsoft performance reviews involve three main criteria — individual impact is just one. Now the tech giant optimizes for inclusion and innovation.
Careers 2020-11-23T15:22:00Z

The top 10 coding languages recruiters are looking for right now — and how to learn them online for free

An analysis of Indeed.com job listings revealed which languages are the most highly sought after, including C++ and Javascript.
Premium Finance 2020-11-23T14:13:00Z

Meet 10 recruiters and career coaches that can help you nab a 6-figure job at consulting firms like McKinsey and Bain

The independent experts shared advice they'd give to candidates interested in consulting roles, or how they can develop transferrable skills.
Premium Careers 2020-11-23T13:35:00Z

Inside the rise of the 'career influencer,' a growing group of content creators using TikTok and LinkedIn to disrupt the $11 billion coaching industry

These creators use their social-media followings to help early-career and young professionals navigate an uncertain working world.
Advertising 2020-11-23T13:33:00Z

Inside Amazon: Everything we know about the e-commerce giant's growing advertising business

Amazon is building a giant ad business, but other retailers like Walmart and Instacart are trying to chip away at its dominance.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-23T13:25:00Z

The 30 highest-rated US and UK CEOs during the coronavirus pandemic, according to employees

Jobs website Glassdoor analyzed thousands of anonymous employee reviews to find which CEOs are leading well during these difficult times.
Careers 2020-11-22T15:30:27Z
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2.3 million high-paying, high-growth jobs: How to plan career success in the 2020s

We used economic data to rank the best jobs of the future — and industry insiders revealed the best career paths for fields that are set to boom.
Finance 2020-11-22T13:30:00Z

Management consulting salaries revealed: How much top firms like McKinsey and PwC pay everyone from interns to C-suite execs

Here's exactly how much you could get paid at some of the world's top consulting firms, whether you're an MBA grad or an experienced executive.
Enterprise 2020-11-21T15:00:00Z

An Air Force veteran who taught himself to code explains how he started a nonprofit that has educated other vets on how to get jobs in tech

Air Force veteran Jerome Hardaway couldn't find a job when he left the military until he learned coding. Now, he's helping other veterans do the same.
Careers 2020-11-21T15:00:00Z

PRESENTING: A dating app ghostwriter and consultant who charges $2,500 a month shares what her job is like — and her best tips for creating the perfect profile

Online dating profile expert Meredith Golden recommended having a great first photo and avoiding using apps after 5 p.m. on weekends.
Careers 2020-11-21T13:41:48Z

Job diary: I'm an LA doctor who runs a ketamine-infusion therapy program to help people overcome depression, anxiety, and trauma

Anesthesiologist David Mahjoubi says most clients express newfound energy with the treatments — this is how it works.
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How to take vacation as a freelancer without losing out on new business

Scared to take vacation out of fear of losing key clients? Seasoned freelancers reveal how they make taking time off seamless and stress-free.
Retail 2020-11-20T17:17:00Z

How Ocean Spray harvests 100 billion cranberries in just six weeks

Just as a TikTok of Ocean Spray Cranberry juice went viral, Ocean Spray farmers were already hustling to harvest 100 billion cranberries in six weeks
Law 2020-11-20T15:26:00Z

Big Law career guide: here's the latest news on pay, hiring, and hot practice areas

The latest news on Big Law hiring, compensation, layoffs, law school recruiting, diploma privilege, people moves, hot practice areas.
Premium Law 2020-11-20T14:31:00Z

How to impress interviewers and land a job at elite global law firm Baker McKenzie, according to its recruitment director, hiring partner, and 2 industry recruiters

Hiring experts share what it takes to land a job at the Am Law firm, from an interest in cross-border work to getting to know its diverse culture.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-20T14:10:00Z

A 24-year-old Roblox developer making over $1 million a year shares how he launched his own game development studio

After making $100,000 in revenue in a single month from one of his Roblox games, Alex Hicks dropped out of school and started his company RedManta.
Premium Careers 2020-11-20T12:38:41Z

Waze CMO Erin Clift has had a string of coveted marketing jobs at Google and Spotify — here are her 4 tips for landing a similar role

If you want to work for big tech brands you have to network, read the news, be open-minded, and think outside the box, according to Erin Clift.
Premium Careers 2020-11-19T21:01:00Z

A 32-year-old software engineer went through a 'super stressful' interview process at Amazon — but turned down the $167,006 offer. Here's how she decided other things were more important than money, without burning any bridges.

Nastya Kholodova thought working for a big US tech giant was the best way to know she had "made it" as a developer, but ultimately decided against it.
Strategy 2020-11-19T17:58:00Z

We asked a career expert to build the perfect résumé. Here's a template you can use to update your CV and land a dream job.

Amanda Augustine, career expert at Talent Inc., created a résumé example that will serve as a helpful guide to any job-seeker.
Premium Careers 2020-11-19T17:54:07Z

I'm a 29-year-old Instagram influencer who made $17,000 in one month. Here's how I turned my love of fruit into a lucrative business.

Marley Mauvais works 12-hour days trying out new recipes, filming content for social media, and producing and shipping her signature food products.
Premium Careers 2020-11-19T17:50:00Z

I'm a professional cuddler who gets paid up to $100 an hour for a cuddling session. Here's how I got started, and how I transitioned to video sessions during the pandemic.

Madelon Guinazzo's business has over 1,600 contractors who offer virtual eye-gazing sessions and guided meditation to clients seeking human connection.
Premium Law 2020-11-19T16:42:00Z

9 recession-proof legal practice areas set to boom, according to top lawyers and recruiters

Attorneys across different practice areas and prominent legal recruiters share what kinds of lawyers will be in high demand in the coming years.
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