Salary Trends

Should You Accept a Counteroffer? Three Pros and Cons

Two men and a woman at a conference table negotiate a counteroffer

In this competitive hiring environment, many employers continue to find it challenging to hire the technical professionals needed to achieve their technology objectives. So when faced with a surprise resignation, their staffing challenges may be magnified. Frequently, an employer’s natural reaction is to try to keep a top performer who plans to leave. But should you accept a counteroffer?