performance review

Performance Review Best Practices

– Posted in: career management

Ideally, your company offers a mid-year performance review so you can see where you stand and make some adjustments before year-end. If your company doesn’t offer one, set one up for yourself – doing a self-assessment of where you think you are and asking your manager for feedback. If your company does offer one, here [...]

How to Make Sure Your Next Raise is Bigger than 3% – Money.com and Time.com

– Posted in: career coaching, Salary tip

This career advice post originally appears in my weekly column for Money.com and Time.com: In my 20-plus years working in HR-related roles, I have never met anyone, management or staff, who looked forward to performance review season. So, chances are, you aren’t thinking ahead to your annual year-end sit-down with the boss. It’s only July [...]

I Fix Co-Workers’ Problems, They Get My Raise – Life Reimagined For Work

– Posted in: career coaching

In my career advice column for Life Reimagined For Work, I tackle the vexing problem of not getting credit for your work. This office professional fixes problems and comes up with ideas only to watch others benefit. I share 3 strategies: 1) Itemize your contributions - Document what support people ask of you, noting any [...]

CBS Moneywatch Career Coaching Advice For Getting Noticed At Work

– Posted in: career coaching, Media | Press

In this career advice piece from Amy Levin-Epstein for CBS Moneywatch, several career coaches, including myself, share tips on how to get the proper recognition in the workplace: Caroline Ceniza-Levine, partner with the career consulting firm SixFigureStart "If you are doing a good job but still getting overlooked, then your good works are not getting [...]

Great Strategies For Getting A Raise NOW!

– Posted in: career coaching, career management, negotiate and close the offer, Uncategorized

It's absolutely true that companys are not simply handing out raises. You have to make quite a case for getting one, especially in this economy. Read my best strategies for making your best case for getting a raise this very instant! http://www.forbes.com/sites/jacquelynsmith/2012/10/02/how-to-get-a-raise-when-theyre-not-handing-them-out/