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How to Quit a Job & Tell Your Boss You're Leaving (Examples)

How to Quit a Job & Tell Your Boss You're Leaving (Examples)

Peace out, I quit. It’s time to move on. Whether you hate your boss or not, you need to know how to quit a job gracefully. Stop the burning bridge with this fast guide to quitting.

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Wondering how to quit your job?


Be careful!


If you leave your job the wrong way, you’ll set a bunch of booby traps for later.


Don’t do that.


What if your new job doesn’t work out and you need to go crawling back? Worse, enemies in the work world can spread bad news about you.


That can seriously damage your career.




Tick a few boxes, and you’ll make your work life sooo much easier.


This guide will show you:


  • How to quit a job gracefully to make things easier for everyone.
  • The best resignation letter sample on the web.
  • How to resign from a job with no regrets.
  • When to quit your job for the smoothest future you can have.


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Tom Gerencer
Tom Gerencer is a career expert who has published over 200 in-depth articles on Zety. Since 2016, he has been sharing advice on all things recruitment from writing winning resumes and cover letters to getting a promotion.
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