Who Said That?
Florida's quote of the day
"Managers change, people move on and you will be forgotten."
Rosie Hernandez found herself standing in her manager’s office in disbelief. He was offering her supervision of a larger team and a title that reflected her new role. What he wasn’t giving her was a raise. “That will come when we all reach our goals,” he told her.
Hernandez hesitated before answering. She was a mother of two young children and a marketing representative at a Miami medical sales firm. The added responsibility would require more hours devoted to work and wreak havoc with her work/life balance. Turning down the offer, though, might be viewed as a lack of career ambition.
Such dilemmas are becoming more commonplace at workplaces as employers continue to cautiously guard their salary budgets.
Read more at the Miami Herald.