Dec 18, 2019
In today's episode we have something a little different for you, My colleague Helen Chao of the Smart Career Planning Podcast interviews both myself and fellow Recruiting Consultant Keith Halperin on effective salary negotiation especially in the 2nd Half of Life.
“I heard a good thing recently about negotiation. It's like you don't get what you deserve in life. You get what you negotiate for.”
- Keith Halperin
“If your staff is all super young and that's all you guys, you're missing sometimes the benefit of people that have seen the business side of things.”
- Tim Hansen
Key Takeaways for Second Act’ers on how to make the most out of looking out for new opportunities:
03:49 - Tim's and Keith's points of views when it comes to not disclosing how much you want to make when it comes to salary negotiation
08:41 - Thoughts about negotiation for the sake of negotiating
14:03 - Is there really such a thing as hiring overqualified candidates?
21:09 - Tim on figuring out a personal move or a career move, both on the part of the candidate and the hiring manager
24:29 - Keith's observation of having more junior than senior folks in the Bay Area
26:08 - Tim's thought about the "youth trend"
31:00 - Tim on why it pays to be concerned about a company's financial standing and key people running the company
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