Money & Psychology

Money has a complex relationship with our own psychology. Here we explore our own feelings toward our personal financial lives as well as our in our careers.

Know Your Worth! – 7 Negotiating Tips For A Higher Salary

Don’t take that first offer and don’t accept that meager cost-of-living adjustment!  You are worth more than that and you know it!  In this article, we are going to discuss the importance of negotiating your salary and some tactics on how to increase your overall compensation. Some of the tips below I have gleaned from …

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Decoding Why You Hate Your Job with Hygiene Factors

Renowned psychologist, Frederick Herzberg, proposed a theory to explain different work environments as well as job satisfaction and dissatisfaction.  His theory is called “two-factor theory” and asserts that there are specific factors which predominantly create job satisfaction (called motivational factors) while a completely different set of factors (called hygiene factors) mainly create job dissatisfaction.  One …

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