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The unchartered world of salary negotiation

Hands down, the scariest part of the job search, for me, is salary negotiation. Especially coming right out of school. With no comparable past experience (“Well… uh… I made $8/hour at my last internship…”), it’s difficult to know what’s a fair asking price. And since most employers don’t even talk money until after they make an offer, I know it can be quite nerve-wracking.

I just read this article on how to negotiate your salary on CNN.com/CareerBuilder.com and thought it was worth a read.

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