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  • How to leave a job on good terms?

  • While it may be tempting to tell your boss where he can sticks his letter opener when you're ready to quit

  • it's not a great career move

  • You will need a job to resign from and good stationery

  • Optional: acting skills

  • Step 1: Submit a letter of resignation that includes the position you are resigning from and your proposed last day of employment

  • Provide sufficient notice to your employer

  • Two weeks is customary

  • Step 2: Tell your supervisor you are quitting before you tell your office buddies

  • Resist the temptation to brag about your new job or trash your current one

  • Step 3: Continue to be a productive employee until you leave

  • You'd be amazed at how quick two weeks of slacking off can wipe out years of hard work

  • Step 4: Take the time to write a detailed memo about any projects in the works

  • Say that you will be accessible after you leave should any question arise

  • Step 5: If you plan to send a farewell email on your last day, keep the tone positive

  • Now is not the time for parting shots

  • Include your contact information in your farewell email

  • Step 6: A month or so after you leave, send a friendly note to your former colleagues

  • Let them know that as you continue to settle into your new surroundings, you think of them fondly

  • Did you know according to one survey,

  • the most common reasons for leaving a job are better pay, boredom, and lack of advancement

How to leave a job on good terms?

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How to Leave a Job on Good Terms

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    Amber Chang posted on 2014/08/14
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