How people set their Salary Expectations ?

(Image Source: Wikimedia) How do people set their Salary expectations? Particularly the one who are returning to job-market after a break, returning from other country or switching careers. For instance when I returned from Japan, and was looking forward to my career shift, I asked. Many were tight-lipped. Even friends won’t share the details. And you… Continue reading How people set their Salary Expectations ?

Japanese adopting western Bonus culture !

Financial times dated 1-jun says “Nomura’s 1600 staff- more than 50% of its investment arm adopted western style contracts” . This will cut basic salaries , provide higher performance bonus and it will be easier to fire them in case of downturn. Though the firm maintains that it is essential for integrating Japan and European… Continue reading Japanese adopting western Bonus culture !