It’s always a good idea to ‘not burn professional bridges’. This article provides some solid advice on what can be a difficult task.
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How to Leave Your Job on Good Terms
What’s the best way to quit a job? When you resign from your job, it’s important to resign as gracefully and professionally as possible. If you can, give adequate notice to your employer, write a formal resignation letter, and be prepared to move on prior to submitting your resignation.
Read on for tips on how to quit your job gracefully, with advice on what to say, when to tell your manager, how to write a formal resignation letter, what to do before you leave, and how to part ways on good terms with your soon-to-be former employer.