Cash, cash, cash.
We’re at all times fascinated about it. We’re by no means speaking about it.
“This isn’t all on you. The hyperlink between wage and emotions of success could also be hard-wired in you because of being requested to “know your value” or “ask in your value” in wage negotiation suggestions and methods. Or the fixed potential to check what you need to strangers on the web. Or the idea that when you had extra money, you’d be happier.”
We wish to encourage y’all (and us) to place an finish to this pondering, language, and method. Not solely is connecting your self-worth to your internet value a shedding recreation, but it surely additionally throws an enormous wrench into that complete self-acceptance factor.
One different factor. Ladies are so typically advised that they’re “dangerous with cash” and we’re sick and uninterested in this narrative, so let’s ditch it.
So earlier than you examine cash—how to reserve it, easy methods to spend it, what it even actually is—know that it is by no means a mirrored image on you as an individual.
Laying The Groundwork
Consider these like flash-cards, for adults. Begin from sq. one—by studying what’s what on the subject of monetary phrases. A few of us weren’t taught this in class—however we actually all ought to have been. Quiz your self—what number of have you learnt?
Raises + Wage Negotiation
Budgeting + Saving
That factor that everyone knows we ought to be doing, however typically, simply…do not. The factor about making budgets, following budgets, and saving cash, is that it is simpler than we expect. It comes all the way down to group and self-control. Lengthy-term versus short-term pondering.
The Wage Challenge™