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Daily Dilemma: My Co-Worker Got A Raise & I Didn’t

Dear Rebecca & Burns,

I manage the sales department in a medium-sized company that made it through the pandemic surprisingly well. That’s why I was taken off-guard when my boss told me that I wouldn’t be getting a raise this year because of budget reasons. Here’s the thing–another department manager got a sizable raise. This is frustrating because the other manager is always late and not well-liked by her department.

What should I do? I’m not supposed to know what other managers make.

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