Forbes: What Your Boss Really Means By "No One Is Getting A Raise."
By SIMON CONSTABLE
We are now half way through the calendar year, and for many that means mid-year performance reviews. Or even worse, for some with odd fiscal years, it can be time for talks about money.
Both inside and outside of those meetings what you have been told can be confusing. You need to understand what your boss really means, not just what is said. Believe me, I’ve spent enough time in corporate America, and enough time in human resource jobs, to know the difference.
Let me take you through some of the more common half-truths, what they really mean, what it says about your boss, and what to do.