The following is a guest post from ESI Money, a blog that focuses on achieving financial independence through earning, saving, and investing (ESI). It’s written by a fifty-something ex-executive who’s now enjoying the fruits of early retirement. Severance negotiation stories are great because they are never discussed. The more you know, the more power you will have. – Sam
As most Financial Samurai readers know, Sam is the expert on engineering your layoff.
His methods have helped hundreds negotiate great packages as they leave their employers for greater things. Obviously this is a tried and true method for maximizing your exit from a company.
But it’s not the only way. Today I’ll be telling you how you can negotiate your severance before you even take a job.