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Negotiating a salary when you are offered the job can be an awkward discussion. What is the best way to ask for what you want and is there a better time to do it? This learning path gives you tips on how to start the discussion, how to be a better negotiator and when you shouldn't be negotiating at all

Learning path: negotiating salaries and offers

Negotiating a salary when you are offered the job can be an awkward discussion. What is the best way to ask for what you want and is there a better time to do it? This learning path gives you tips on how to start the discussion, how to be a better negotiator and when you shouldn’t be negotiating at all

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Preparation for the investment process is always time very well spent. This is where most people focus. There is almost always no preparation for a failed raise, and certainly no time built in – but having an option going into the process is time well spent, says David Pattison

What to do if a funding round fails

Preparation for the investment process is always time very well spent. This is where most people focus. There is almost always no preparation for a failed raise, and certainly no time built in – but having an option going into the process is time well spent, says David Pattison

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Learn about the impact of the way you communicate and how you may need to adapt your style with those that work above, below and beside you. Recognise other people's responses to a given situation; develop techniques for day-to-day negotiation, performing at your best in meetings and making your working relationships as effective as possible

Learning path: managing relationships

Learn about the impact of the way you communicate and how you may need to adapt your style with those that work above, below and beside you. Recognise other people’s responses to a given situation; develop techniques for day-to-day negotiation, performing at your best in meetings and making your working relationships as effective as possible

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Your personal brand is your reputation, your digital footprint and the way other people see you. This learning path helps you to recognise how you come across to others; it gives you the tools to build your personal brand through advice on social media, networking and communication. Regardless of your level in an organisation, the advice in this learning path is vital to modern-day career success

Learning path: building your personal brand

Your personal brand is your reputation, your digital footprint and the way other people see you. This learning path helps you to recognise how you come across to others; it gives you the tools to build your personal brand through advice on social media, networking and communication. Regardless of your level in an organisation, the advice in this learning path is vital to modern-day career success

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Negotiating a salary when you are offered the job can be an awkward discussion. What is the best way to ask for what you want and is there a better time to do it? This learning path gives you tips on how to start the discussion, how to be a better negotiator and when you shouldn't be negotiating at all
employment

Learning path: negotiating salaries and offers

Negotiating a salary when you are offered the job can be an awkward discussion. What is the best way to ask for what you want and is there a better time to do it? This learning path gives you tips on how to start the discussion, how to be a better negotiator and when you shouldn’t be negotiating at all

Read More »
Preparation for the investment process is always time very well spent. This is where most people focus. There is almost always no preparation for a failed raise, and certainly no time built in – but having an option going into the process is time well spent, says David Pattison
entrepreneurship

What to do if a funding round fails

Preparation for the investment process is always time very well spent. This is where most people focus. There is almost always no preparation for a failed raise, and certainly no time built in – but having an option going into the process is time well spent, says David Pattison

Read More »
Learn about the impact of the way you communicate and how you may need to adapt your style with those that work above, below and beside you. Recognise other people's responses to a given situation; develop techniques for day-to-day negotiation, performing at your best in meetings and making your working relationships as effective as possible
collaboration

Learning path: managing relationships

Learn about the impact of the way you communicate and how you may need to adapt your style with those that work above, below and beside you. Recognise other people’s responses to a given situation; develop techniques for day-to-day negotiation, performing at your best in meetings and making your working relationships as effective as possible

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