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Connections: Mock salary negotiations, and discussing structural issues that lead to pay inequities

Apr 23, 2019

We're joined by a coach who helps our guests walk through the process of a salary negotiation. It's a mock negotiation where our guests ask for a raise, and we learn tips for how have the most effective conversation possible.

We also discuss structural issues that lead to pay disparities in this country. In studio:

  • Rachel Roberts, associate professor of music leadership, and graduate degree program director at the Institute for Music Leadership at the Eastman School of Music
  • Irene Kannyo, creator, executive producer, and host of No Labels, Included on WAYO 104.3 FM
  • Hilda Rosario Escher, former president and CEO of the Ibero-American Action League, and executive vice president for government and community affairs at All American Home Care