5 Questions To Ask Before Accepting A Job Offer

Negotiating salary job offer
Negotiating salary job offer



By Doug Arms


Finding the right job is never easy, and a recession that has caused employers to be gun-shy on hiring has made it even harder. So it's easy to understand how it might be tempting to jump at an offer for a job that seems to meet your requirements: full-time with a salary.

Yet it's important to take the time to think carefully about whether the job is really the right fit for you in terms of professional and financial goals. Whether you're unemployed or looking to switch jobs, making a move without asking the right questions could be a big problem.