Get All Access for $5/mo

How to Use the Art of Persuasion to Get That Raise at Work (Infographic) Use these tactics to be a standout at the office and put a bigger paycheck within reach.

By Emily Conklin

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.

Kelvin Murray | Getty Images

You've been working around the clock, beating every deadline and taking on extra assignments: that dream of a raise seems to be close to a reality. But office politics, competition and new clients can take the spotlight away from you and your achievements. Luckily, there are ways to implement the art of persuasion to showcase yourself and secure that raise.

Related: Do Raises Make Employees Happy or Is It Something More?

Small and simple things such as taking an active interest in your superiors and reciprocating body language can pave the way to success, showcasing both your skills and value to your company.

For more trusted tips, check out this infographic from SavingSpot, and be on your way to the raise you deserve.

Emily Conklin

Reporting Intern

Emily Conklin is a reporting intern at Entrepreneur.com. She is currently a sophomore at New York University pursuing a double major in journalism and urban design & architecture studies. 

Want to be an Entrepreneur Leadership Network contributor? Apply now to join.

Side Hustle

This Former Disney Princess Lived 'Paycheck to Paycheck' Before Starting a Side Hustle at Home — Now She Makes $250,000 a Year

Victoria Carroll's income was "sporadic" until a friend encouraged her to take her talents to Fiverr in 2018.

Growing a Business

Beware of These Risky Sales Tactics That Are Doomed to Fail or Backfire

Every business owner can learn from the failed sales tactics of a defeated car salesman. Know what they are to avoid losing your sale.

Business News

Here's What Sora, OpenAI's Text-to-Video Creator, Can Really Do

Toys "R" Us used Sora, an AI filmmaker, to create its latest ad.

Business Ideas

63 Small Business Ideas to Start in 2024

We put together a list of the best, most profitable small business ideas for entrepreneurs to pursue in 2024.

Business News

Can ChatGPT Help Start a Business? I Tried the Latest Version, GPT-4o, to Find Out.

I tried ChatGPT for business advice, from the perspective of a first-time founder looking for ideas and guidance.