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HR Confidential: Is saying no to a promo a major no-no?

Humans are complicated, but the resourcing of humans doesn't have to be. Looking for managerial or career advice? All sources will be kept confidential. Email your questions to Heather Krentler at hrconfidential@crain.com or call our advice line at 313-327-2209.

Q: I just turned down a promotion. Was that a terrible mistake?

Not all promotions are no-brainers. If yours comes with big risks like relocation or longer hours, you may need to pass it up. But don’t let your “no” close a door—use this offer to your advantage. 

 

 

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April 17, 2017 - 1:57pm