For many years, our income is our biggest asset – it is the tool we use to achieve what we want out of life. Getting what you want in terms of both career fulfillment and money plays a big role in our financial well-being. But it’s not always that easy putting your best foot forward and negotiating a better salary, bonus structure or new work opportunities. If you think your job can work harder for your life goals, check out our tips below.

We spend a lot of time at work, so doing something we enjoy, getting paid appropriately for our time and having a clear path for moving up or moving into roles of choice are pretty important to satisfaction in life. There are many reasons why moving jobs can start playing at the fringes of our…

You may feel okay about where you are at work, but being really satisfied with your job and your income plays a big role in having a good life. Only 13 per cent of Australian women have ever asked their boss about a pay rise or bonus, but surprisingly those who did, actually found it easier than they thought. The…

Asking for a pay rise can be a difficult task, but sometimes listening to other’s experiences can be just what you need to establish a plan and build confidence to take the step. This month, ms money shares a few experiences of other women to help you out. Communications assistant, Michelle “Getting ready for the…

Work plays a big role in life and obviously our financial health. A subject of interest, we ran a survey on the old pay rise question – to ask or not to ask….The research showed overwhelmingly that women are uncomfortable asking for more money. Half of the women we spoke to (50 per cent) simply…

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