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Ladies Get Paid Portland: How to Negotiate Your Salary Like a Pro

  • We Work 220 Northwest 8th Avenue Portland, OR, 97209 United States (map)

At Ladies Get Paid, we believe the first step to closing the wage gap is negotiating your salary.

Hands down, we think this is the best salary negotiation class you'll find. We know that's a bold statement but we are that confident. Come and see for yourself! :)

Who is this class best for?

Anyone at any stage of their career, whether they're negotiating for a new job or at a current one. If you are serious about getting to the next level and being paid what you're worth, there's no reason you should be leaving money on the table. Let's get you paid what you deserve!!!

Key takeaways:

  1. Get into the right frame of mind
  2. Understand your market value (aka how much to charge and why!)
  3. Pick the range of numbers you'll come prepared with
  4. How to still make your case if they don't have the budget
  5. Learn to brag about your accomplishments and how to tie it to their bottom line
  6. Exercises to help you relieve anxiety
  7. Go over different negotiation scenarios + what to do
  8. Understand gender based biases + how to combat them
  9. Role play exercises
  10. Bonus: Set yourself up for salary success so you can be making your case all throughout the year

You will receive:

  1. Scripts for various scenarios
  2. Recommended reading
  3. Role play exercises

About the instructor:

Christina Barry-Simmons a skilled finance and sustainability strategist committed to creating innovative solutions for mission-driven organizations that are driving local, national and global change. She's starting her own business, Asset – Sustainable Money & You and a blog Women & Money. Christina joined Ladies Get Paid PDX and became an ambassador because she's passionate about gender equity and "want to close that damn wage gap in my lifetime!" She's excited to teach the negotiations class for women in Portland so that we have the skills to get those raises we deserve!