7 Tips to Negotiating Your First Job

Who says you have to walk away empty-handed if more money isn't in the offing?

If a potential employer can't meet your desired salary, try negotiating with these extras that may not show up on your weekly paycheck, but will help save you money and advance your career:

1. Extra vacation days

2. Parking privileges

3. Continuing education/ tuition reimbursement

4. A laptop or smartphone

5. Performance-based bonuses

6. Portable Wi-Fi connection

7. Conference admission

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