How to Quit Your Job With Class

Six steps to leave on great terms, even from not so great companies

Jill Dignan
Dec 9, 2019 · 9 min read
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Even if certain colleagues commiserated with you during your tenure, they will remember a toxic exit and what it says about you as a professional.

#1 Be sure it’s the right move and the right time.

As a rule of thumb, don’t leave any money, experiences or relationships on the table.

#2 Do your homework.

#3 Provide transparency and sufficient notice.

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#4 Collaborate on your transition plan and avoid temptations to coast.

#5 Express gratitude.

#6 Refrain from gossip.

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