The world of work has changed – labor shortages and transformed opinions of the workplace have changed the way workers approach negotiations.
A recent survey from StepStone, Appcast, and Totaljobs revealed that American workers feel very confident in their current negotiation power, while workers in Germany and the United Kingdom don’t seem to be bearing the fruits of the power shift.
Labor Market Tightness
In 2022, the United States, Germany, and the United Kingdom are all experiencing historically tight labor markets. The U.S.’s unemployment rate is near a record low at 3.7% as of October and other indicators point