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Company threatening me after I changed my mind on joining them after observing their work style

I would consider yourself lucky. It was great to learn about what a horrible work environment company A had prior to joining. Just don't speak with them again. Do not take their phone calls or ...
Pete B.'s user avatar
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18 votes

Why did my employer not offer me a counter offer after he had said he would?

He told me he and his seniors reviewed this and there is nothing additional that they can offer me on top of what I now earn. No offer has been made. This leaves me disheartened. Why did he not make ...
Joe Strazzere's user avatar
12 votes

Company threatening me after I changed my mind on joining them after observing their work style

If Company A is calling your current Companies HR department and saying things that may or may not be true - I would be rather happy... 1: Tortious interference 2: Defamation and Slander 3: Probably ...
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9 votes

Give 2 week notice before or after a weeklong company team building retreat?

You should give the 2-week notice to your manager ASAP (before the retreat). Next, you ask your manager if he wants you to work for these 2 weeks (to transfer the knowledge) or to join the retreat. ...
Job_September_2020's user avatar
7 votes

Why did my employer not offer me a counter offer after he had said he would?

The company has decided how much they are willing to pay someone in your role, and they aren't willing to pay 22% more. They would rather lose you and recruit somebody new on a lower salary. The ...
Simon B's user avatar
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6 votes

Is it ok to interview with other companies after accepting a signed offer with little acceptance time

You have correctly identified your 3 options Accept A and decline B ("sorry, I accepted a different offer") Decline A and put all your effort into B (and maybe C, D, E as well). If things ...
Hilmar's user avatar
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2 votes

Give 2 week notice before or after a weeklong company team building retreat?

If you're planning to start your new job in 3 weeks, you should give notice at most 1 week from now so you have two weeks between giving your notice and your last day. Waiting until the 2 week point ...
Dan Is Fiddling By Firelight's user avatar
1 vote

Is it ok to interview with other companies after accepting a signed offer with little acceptance time

Another option is to just do the interview whether you accepted the offer or not. There's no need to tell anyone anything. Even if you have a contract you'll be in a probation period usually.
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