Is the Ideal salary number the highest you think the employer is likely to offer you?
You picked FALSE.
Darn tootin it’s not. If your employer is “likely” to offer you a number, I’ll bet you that your Ideal is bigger than that. It has to pass the “Laugh Test” by having some rationale, but it need not even be reasonable.
Its function is to anchor the top of the outcome and pull up like a magnet, the employers offer.
Have you checked out the rest of the great free career and job-related tutorials offered on Quintessential Careers?
Maximize your career and job-search knowledge and skills! Take advantage of The Quintessential Careers Content Index, which enables site visitors to locate articles, tutorials, quizzes, and worksheets in 35 career, college, job-search topic areas.