What Does Science-Fiction Tell us about The Working World?

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Science Fiction has always reflected our dreams and deepest worries about the future, new findings and technology. Scientists playing at being God, invincible robots from the future with the aim of changing the timeline and galactic battle cruisers crossing the universe are some of the stories of this genre. However others have focused on their effects on human relationships and society, rather than creating terrible technological monsters that threaten mankind.  These prospects even show us how the labour market will be. So, let’s take a look at what they are trying to tell us about the future.

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What to Do When Your Boss Won’t Give You a Pay Rise

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When was the last time your boss came over to your desk with a friendly smile and said: “Let’s talk about a pay rise“? For most employees, this is a rare occurrence – indeed it’s the stuff that dreams are made of. As a rule, it’s you who has to muster the courage to approach your boss and bring up this somewhat awkward subject. And that’s not the end of it. After all, they don’t call it ‘salary negotiations’ for nothing. A manager will seldom reward your courage and simply agree to your request. Xing-PayRise Instead, he or she will think up a host of good reasons why it’s a not a good time for a pay rise right now.  So there you sit, with two options ahead of you: One: you hide your dissatisfaction as best you can and resign yourself to the idea that there’ll be no extra money coming into your account any time soon. Or two: you try to convince him. Only the second option has any prospect of success. If you’re asking for more money, however, you should choose your words carefully.

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

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We wish our JobisJob Blog-readers, partners and friends a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We hope it brings you lots of joy and happiness.
Next Year we will keep sharing with you everything about the labour market. In our website you will find the latest job offers in the UK and worldwide! 2016 was a great year and we hope to continue to grow.

With our helpful tools, like JobisJob Trends or our Forums you can keep up-to-date with the latest information about sectors you are interested in.

In our Blog you will see job trends and helpful tips for from applying to a job to the everyday working life. We thank you for your loyalty and we are very happy to start the New Year with all of you.

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10 Things that Only Interns Can Relate to

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Internship is an experience that everybody has to go through eventually. Hours and hours of hard work, sleeping bad and stress until finally you get hired and become part of the staff. However, these are also some of the most exciting years of your career because everything is new! So, let’s take a look at the most important moments that every intern has to go through.

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