Even in lean job markets, job seekers shouldn't sell themselves short. It can be very easy for companies to build a compelling case by attaching a certain number to wage or salary information. But have you looked carefully at their benefits? Related: Understanding The Job Offer Letter And Package What looks like a high-paying job might not be so stellar, especially if competitors offer stock options, employee discounts, education credits, a 401K, vacation, and detailed health insurance plans. Once you include benefits into your calculations, a different job might become your primary focus. Here are some benefits to watch out for during your search for employment.
July 17, 2014