Linked Questions

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How to tactfully quit from a tiny company? [duplicate]

I'm trying to decide when the best time to move on from my current job is. I started two years ago, full-time. I moved to another city for this job to improve my skill-set and get an increase in pay. ...
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2answers
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Switching to another department in same company in early career [duplicate]

This is my very first job after a long education, and I've been doing it for a few months now. The department I work in now is not a bad one; in fact, I like it. But now, another position in my ...
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2answers
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Looking for a new job while under contract [duplicate]

Here's my situation: I've worked at the same place for over three years. I was working overnights part-time until I was promoted to a full-time position two months ago, doing something different than ...
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2answers
431 views

How to tell my boss I am leaving for my former employer [duplicate]

I started my new job back in October as I was frustrated with my former employment as I was no where near a promotion in my department. I left for my new job that was a little bit more salary but ...
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2answers
295 views

Job offer from a competior [duplicate]

How can I break the ice to my present employer about a job offer from one of our competitors? The company I work for is like family in fact my best friends spouse is the president who I need to talk ...
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8answers
18k views

How do I maintain a good relationship with an employer after resigning?

I'm working my first job and would like to have my current boss as a reference if possible. But if I leave, it's almost certainly going to be a resignation to move to another job. I feel like I'm ...
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6answers
59k views

How can one resign from a new job gracefully?

A friend of mine just started a new job and already it's clear he's not a good fit for the position. He's not performing to their expectations and frankly he's not happy either. He's not under a ...
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6answers
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Is it right to leave one job for another? [closed]

I like my current job. They pay well and my co-workers are awesome. I was just offered a position at another company, more pay, less hours and it's 2 minutes from my home. My current job is a 20 min ...
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1answer
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How to handle quitting work directly after bereavement leave

This is my first time posting here, so my apologies if my question doesn't completely follow the guidelines. For some background I am based in the UK and have been working in my first "career" job. ...
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1answer
611 views

Should I tell my employer that I'm looking for a new job or just give a two weeks notice? [duplicate]

I'm transferring to a new school and it is an hour from my current school. That means, I will be too far from my current employer. Ideally I would like to find a new job between May and September (...