How to Get a Raise

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<ul><li>Rule #1: You actually have to do stuff. </li><li>Rule #2: Avoid threats and taunts. </li><li>Rule #3: Never bluff your boss. Do your research. </li><li>Rule #4: Only talk numbers to numbers people.* * Your boss may be ego-driven, not numbers- driven. </li><li>Rule #5: Talking louder is seldom an effective persuasion strategy. </li><li>Rule #6: Never inflate results. Trust is more important than short-term wins. </li><li>Rule #7: Dont obsess over whether you are treated fairly. Obsess over results. </li><li>Rule #8: No surprises. Ever. </li><li>Rule #9: Look the salary you want to earn. </li><li>Rule #10: Dont overcommit. </li><li>Rule #11: If you screw up, admit it. Then fix it. </li><li>Rule #12: Be yourself. Life is too long to fake a role. </li><li>Rule #13: Relax. There is no Rule 13. </li><li>Rule #14: Pay more attention to the details of your business than your boss does. </li><li>Rule #15: Dont hang yourself. Only promise results you KNOW you can deliver. </li><li>Rule #16: Dont waffle. If you promised Ultra, deliver Ultra. </li><li>Rule #17: Keep your cool. Anger causes tunnelvision. </li><li>Rule #18: Do not get full of yourself. Always show respect. </li><li>Rule #19: When you get feedback, actually listen to it. </li><li>Rule #20: Ask for a raise after you have mastered Rules 1 to 19. </li><li>Created by ghostwriter Bruce Kasanoff Linked In: 210+ articles | Profile Slideshare: 40+ free decks Website: Phone: 203.341.9448 Email: All images by Ollyy/Shutterst ock! This presentation was formerly titled, 20 Ways to Sell Ideas to Your Boss. </li><li>This may be shocking, but it is time to go back to work. </li></ul>