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Dear Sylvia: How Do I Negotiate a Compensation Package for a New Position?

For several months, we ran “Dear Sylvia” questions and answers on this blog. We just received another question and thought we would share it with you. You can send your business questions, in confidence, to dearsylvia@launchinglives.biz. Dear Sylvia, Do you … Continue reading

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Dear Sylvia: I Suspect My Employee is Not Being Honest

Dear Sylvia, I have an employee who does strong work and shows enthusiasm for the job; however I believe this person is not being completely honest about the hours written on the timesheet when I’m not around. I have caught … Continue reading

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Dear Sylvia: How can I step up and voice my concerns without jeopardizing my job?

It’s time to reveal our next “Dear Sylvia” question and answer. Be sure to check the bottom of this post for further instructions on submitting your “Dear Sylvia” questions. Dear Sylvia, There is a huge disconnect and generational gap in … Continue reading

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