How to Resign from Your Job with Class
|How to Resign from Your Job with Class|
by Jennifer Sievers, Director of Client Services, Acclivity Healthcare
Congratulations! You have secured a new job and are eager to start, however you now are faced with the difficult task of giving your resignation. So, what are the best steps to take when making your announcement? When resigning from a position it is important to remember that courtesy, etiquette, and professionalism go a long way. As much as you would like to tell your boss and co-workers how you really feel, remember that burning bridges can hinder your career in the future. You never know when or where you will run into an old manager or coworker. Consider the following guidelines we have outlined to help you make a smooth transition from your current employer to your next.
The impression you leave behind after giving your resignation can strongly influence the kind of reference you receive. Ensure that you will maintain your reputation as a trustworthy and considerate professional by resigning with class. Remember, you never know who you may run into in the future.