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How to ask for things in your career (and how to get them)

You’ve been there before – you have been in a role for a number of months or years, you are enjoying it, and the prospects are good for career progression.

All is well! However, then something comes along that you need. It could be a pay rise – due to increased responsibility or an increased cost of living – it could be more training to get you that next level, or it could be flexible working; a growing trend among Employees in workplaces all over the world, let alone the UK.

Where do you start in asking for any of these things?

These conversations all have the power to be awkward, or to make you nervous about having them but it needn’t be this way.

With this Guide, we will provide you with scenarios, advice and tips on how to ask for what you need in your career, and how to make sure you get it.

We have been operational for 20 years, and so we know what makes Candidates happy. With this Guide and others, we aim to get you to where you need to be in your working life, and help ensure that you stay there.

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Kate Allen

Kate Allen

Kate founded Allen Associates in 1998 out of a determination to build a recruitment business which delivered a bespoke service centred on the needs of clients and candidates.

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