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    Why You’re Not Getting That Pay Rise…

    September 12, 2018

    With Teresa May announcing the pay rises of the public sector a firestorm of articles have hit us, promising to deliver tried and true steps that will result in increased wages.  Time and time again I was left frustrated, presenting my accomplishments throughout my 15 years in advertising agencies, only to be told that this work was expected of me.  I hadn’t gone beyond when I had tripled my revenue targets.  Winning an international award that the company promoted wasn’t enough.  The worst was when I was called childish.  Spluttered by my boss, after I pushed for justification why the pay rise wasn’t forthcoming, again.  ‘It’s just business’, he muttered.

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