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First world problem: my well paying job is boring. Should I keep it?

My job is fun... when there's work to do. Which is never. Is this normal? Is this a reason to leave? Should I leave? [more inside]
posted by lup badik on Oct 22, 2013 - 26 answers

Escape crazy-making job via medical leave with EI (Canada)?

It seems that the only way my husband can escape his terrible job without punishment is to go on a medical leave. There is more inside, but the general question here is: is this a good idea and are we missing something? Can you think of other options? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jul 11, 2013 - 16 answers

How to leave a job after a short time

I hope this will be my last job-related question for quite a while. I want to give two weeks' notice today or tomorrow at this job and I'm not sure how to go about it. [more inside]
posted by trillian on Jan 31, 2013 - 7 answers

What is the ideal soundtrack for taking this job and shoving it?

At long last, I'm quitting a job I hate and moving on to something better. All I need is a playlist for the last day. [more inside]
posted by dr. boludo on Jul 11, 2011 - 53 answers

When do I tell my employer I'm leaving?

My wife has been accepted into an out-of-state grad program, so we will be moving at the end of July. When do I tell my employer that I'm leaving? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Apr 10, 2011 - 21 answers

The thing I'd like to most improve this year is my quality of life.

I have a meeting with my boss to "discuss my goals" for the coming year. My number one goal is to quit my job. How do I handle this? [more inside]
posted by vakker on Mar 10, 2011 - 16 answers

Giving my...one week...notice?

I've been given an offer I should really not refuse. Problem: the project starts in one week. [more inside]
posted by palindromic on Sep 2, 2008 - 10 answers

How do I change jobs without letting my bosses know?

I work for Small Company A. I want to work for Small Company B. But Small Company A has close dealings with Small Company B, and I worry that Small Company A will find out if I apply to Small Company B. And there will be repercussions if my current bosses at Small Company A find out, because they are extremely petty. So what should I be doing? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Aug 24, 2008 - 13 answers

I'm a bookish introvert stuck in the advertising industry! Help!

After several miserable years in the ad industry, I'm quitting, because I was never cut out for this to begin with. Suggest some gigs more suited to a right-brained, literature-loving introvert who values kindness far more than the bottom line. [more inside]
posted by Chaotician on Feb 14, 2008 - 12 answers

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