A reader writes:
I wanted to send you a note to thank you for all of your excellent advice, some of which I’ve recently been able to put into practice.
I’m a 27-year-old woman, and I recently negotiated my salary successfully for the first time. In my first job out of university, I accepted the first offer I received without even thinking about asking for more; I was just grateful to have a job. For my second job, I attempted to negotiate a higher hourly rate with the hiring manager