Linked Questions

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Telling boss about leaving the company with more time in advance than notice period [duplicate]

I got an offer for a new job and I'm taking it. The notice period in the contract for my current job is 4 weeks (both ways), but I've agreed with the new company to start in 8 weeks from now, as that ...
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4answers
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Should I give additional notice period? [duplicate]

I'm a consultant who's in the middle of a very significant project that would be nearly impossible to handover to another team member without putting the deadline at significant risk. On Monday, I"m ...
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How to quit a job to go back to school [duplicate]

I was just accepted into a full-time graduate program in a completely different field than my current job. It's March, and the program starts in September. When I've switched jobs before (as a ...
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I'm quitting the company after 2-3 months i guess, should I tell my boss now about it? [duplicate]

I've only been 3 months in the company but I'm planning to quit after 2 months starting today ...Should I tell my boss immediately? I'm a fresh grad and this is my first job. I know it might be bad ...
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When should I give my notice if I know I'm going to switch jobs in a few months? [duplicate]

I currently work in a small (< 10 employees) company, and basically we make web sites and services to clients. Currently we have 3 developers, including me. The other developers have much less ...
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When to give notice if leaving complex role to begin grad school? [duplicate]

I've had a job for a few years now but want to leave it to begin graduate studies. When's best to give notice? I don't think the traditional wisdom of "2 weeks notice" makes sense in this case because ...
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7answers
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Should I tell my boss I'm leaving before going job-hunting?

Background: I have been working for this company for 4+ years and I feel that it's time for me to move on, find another job that has better benefits and pay, and to experience more growth. I'm in my ...
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7answers
2k views

looking for a job before resigning with three months notice

I work at a small software shop. I've learned a lot here, but there's plenty of things that I don't like in the way things are done, and I haven't had much success in my attemps to drive a change, so ...
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2answers
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How can I ethically “ease into” quitting a job?

This is a first for me, as I've never quit a full-time job before. I've been with my company for several years now and my relationship with my team is great; however, a better opportunity has opened ...
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4answers
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Should I tell now my company my intention to quit in 3 months, though my notice period is only 2 months?

I have a notice period of 2 months with my current job (in Germany, if that should matter). I've already signed the contract for a new job starting on the 1st of January, so a bit less than 3 months ...