Ask at a strategic time - for instance an annual performance review Be upfront and honest with your manager and explain your situation in a private meeting Be clear on your reasons for asking - have you taken on any new responsibilities? Be confident, you need to show that you believe you deserve any rise Highlight some key success points you have had over the past 12 months that have helped the company to achieve its objectives. If you think you're underpaid, research what people within your job role are paid in your local area and bring these in to demonstrate to your manager Be specific about what salary you would like and how you came to that number Be ready to negotiate, and make sure you consider other perks such as flexible working Keep your emotionals in check. Make sure you stay professional at all times Be prepared to look elsewhere if a pay rise isn’t offered. … [Read more...] about Aldi to give thousands of workers a pay rise next working with staff getting up to £11.15 an hour
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Ten young lives: 10 deaths from guns. But Another Day in the Death of America is not a book about gun control: it’s a book about what has happened in a country where there is no gun control. And although all the victims were at the beginning of their lives, this is not a book about innocents gunned down. It is, instead, a gripping account of the conditions that turn so many of America’s powerless into victims. There are stories to make the reader weep. Like those of nine-year-old Jaiden Dixon and 11-year-old Tyler Dunn, who had two things in common: the first that they both loved US reality TV show Duck Dynasty; the second that they were both shot by people they knew – in Jaiden’s case, by his mother’s ex-boyfriend; in Tyler’s case, mistakenly, by his best friend. And there are other stories of those apparently less innocent – those who themselves may have killed, before in turn becoming victims. … [Read more...] about Another Day in the Death of America by Gary Younge – review
RSPCA Animal Welfare Officer Alison Sparkes, who is investigating for the animal charity, said: 'The matts were all soaked in urine and all of his feet had huge flippers of overgrown fur on them. … [Read more...] about Twelve-year-old Shih-tzu cross Marley has nearly FOUR POUNDS of matted fur shaved off after he was found covered in urine and barely able to move
Broadcasting a vocal message to passengers whilst on the aircraft to encourage reporting of illness The captain of the aircraft will provide an early warning of any passenger illness while in transit A response of any reports - nil or otherwise - will be requested no later than 60 minutes before the actual arrival time Planes to land in isolated areas of Heathrow Terminal 4 that "better lends itself to any health contingencies" A team from PHE Port Health will meet passengers to provide advice and support to those that are unwell People will be taken to a separate area on arrival A Heathrow spokesperson said: “The welfare of our passengers and colleagues is always our main priority and we are working with the Government to support the implementation of enhanced monitoring measures as a precaution. … [Read more...] about Killer coronavirus ‘could ALREADY be in UK’ as Heathrow passengers isolated
"It used to be a race thing in this city. This is not a race thing, it's about class. There isn't going to be a middle-class in this country any more. If you haven't got the money to be in the country club, you are out in the cold. They say the banks are too big to fail but that's not true of the people – in fact they are going to help you fail." … [Read more...] about Detroit’s decision to fend off bankruptcy: pay pensions or banks?