Linked Questions

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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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5answers
6k views

Does shifting jobs after small periods have negative effect on career [duplicate]

I would first like to mention my stats - I am working with a company for the last 6 months and I am also placed in a more reputed company, where I am supposed to join within 3 or 4 months. Now the ...
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3answers
17k views

Interviewing - Reason for job change when leaving current employer too early [duplicate]

I am from an Indian community that works in one of the metro city for a reputed US based MNC firm. I joined this company 4 months back and this is my second employer (so you can guess I am just ...
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3answers
15k views

Does it look bad to quit a job after a month? [duplicate]

Suppose a person has accepted a job offer thinking that the work would be closely related to what he wanted to do. Instead it is a dull boring job. If he gets another job offer in a field that is ...
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1answer
4k views

How to quit a job after being there a week for a better offer [duplicate]

I was unemployed for about a month and applied to many places. Finally I landed a job and was told to start immediately. The pay is much less than what i was earning before and it is much more work. ...
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1answer
1k views

Politely, immediately quit a job after a month? [duplicate]

Before you flag it as a duplicate I think my situation is a bit different from others I've read on here. I am currently in school studying for comp sci and was supposed to get co-op job this summer so ...
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2answers
1k views

Ethics of leaving a job after 6 months after comitting to staying a year [duplicate]

I currently work for a large retailer which is in very serious financial trouble. The are likely to go bankrupt within the next year. I worked for the company for seven years but left last January ...
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2answers
416 views

Accepting job offer, and backing out? How unprofessional is this? [duplicate]

so I currently work two jobs. One that pays ~$9/hr, and another that pays roughly $14/hr. Both give me ~20 hours each week apiece. I've recently accepted a job offer at a company, after two ...
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4answers
665 views

Early Job Change [duplicate]

So, here's the thing, I was unemployed for a several months after graduation, and shortly after, I was offered with 2 jobs position (both office location are really far away from each other, company A ...
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2answers
363 views

Timing of multiple offers [duplicate]

I had an interview last week with a company that I'm really interested in and they called me two days ago to let me know that I got offered the role. The issue is, this past Sunday I had an ...
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1answer
360 views

Job change after a very short stay [duplicate]

I've recently started working for a company, lets say X. Now X promised me to let me work on certain technology stack, lets call them A and B, which also happens to be my preffered area of interest. ...
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1answer
461 views

Is it wrong to leave a company shortly after starting? [duplicate]

I am currently a contract employee for one company. That company is ending my contract in the next week or so. I have been interviewing at other places, some looking very promising as permanent ...
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6answers
4k views

How do I bring up being misled about my job role during the interview period?

After interviewing for a job in a new technology that has great long term prospects, I joined the company despite relatively low pay. After joining the company, I was assigned to different technology ...
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3answers
40k views

It is OK to leave a new job after 6 months for a new offer?

6 months ago I interviewed at two companies (Company A and Company B), heavily interested in working at both. Ultimately, Company B said I was overqualified, but they'd love to keep me in mind if a ...
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3answers
3k views

How to tactfully quit a job early because of a successful side project?

I've been working at my job for almost a month and a half. Recently, I shipped a game that I've been working on part time for 4 months (with a few other people). It's selling very well. I'm not rich,...

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