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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby secadc11 » Mon May 04, 2015 3:07 pm

Gray wrote:
strugglebus wrote:Watching people start to quit is like watching acceptance waves go by: happy for you but also feeling left out

So much this.


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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby cal2013 » Mon May 04, 2015 3:53 pm

Gray wrote:
strugglebus wrote:Watching people start to quit is like watching acceptance waves go by: happy for you but also feeling left out

So much this.


I don't understand how people can afford to just not work for 3 months.

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby rion91 » Mon May 04, 2015 3:54 pm

cal2013 wrote:
Gray wrote:
strugglebus wrote:Watching people start to quit is like watching acceptance waves go by: happy for you but also feeling left out

So much this.


I don't understand how people can afford to just not work for 3 months.

I got a lease but can't sublet. Preach.

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby Big Red » Mon May 04, 2015 4:06 pm

rion91 wrote:
cal2013 wrote:
Gray wrote:
strugglebus wrote:Watching people start to quit is like watching acceptance waves go by: happy for you but also feeling left out

So much this.


I don't understand how people can afford to just not work for 3 months.

I got a lease but can't sublet. Preach.


I'd imagine most people quitting right now are younger and living at home until August

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby CaptainJapan » Mon May 04, 2015 4:11 pm

Big Red wrote:I'd imagine most people quitting right now are younger and living at home until August


That's a bingo

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Postby Rigo » Mon May 04, 2015 4:17 pm

My boss and coworkers got me a Mister Potato Head since that was our inside joke for me moving to Idaho.
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I'm going to take pictures with it out in the wilderness. Haha

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Postby tortsandtiaras » Mon May 04, 2015 4:21 pm

CaptainJapan wrote:
Big Red wrote:I'd imagine most people quitting right now are younger and living at home until August


That's a bingo


This is me...going to be living at home for a month with my mom, dad, and twin sister in a tiny 1 bed room apartment (shudder). But its free? 8)

Starting my lease in a new state a little over a month before school actually starts. Good idea? I need things to keep me busy so I don't get homesick.

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby taz2014 » Mon May 04, 2015 4:25 pm

57 Work days to go....Trying to budget and figure out if there is a slim chance I can cut those days down.

how bad would it be if I used up the remaining 4 sick days I have left for the year??

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Postby IsThisForReal » Mon May 04, 2015 4:28 pm

taz2014 wrote:57 Work days to go....Trying to budget and figure out if there is a slim chance I can cut those days down.

how bad would it be if I used up the remaining 4 sick days I have left for the year??

You should definitely do that.
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Postby OhBoyOhBortles » Mon May 04, 2015 4:29 pm

taz2014 wrote:57 Work days to go....Trying to budget and figure out if there is a slim chance I can cut those days down.

how badGREAT would it be if I used up the remaining 4 sick days I have left for the year??


Pretty great!

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Postby taz2014 » Mon May 04, 2015 4:29 pm

IsThisForReal wrote:
taz2014 wrote:57 Work days to go....Trying to budget and figure out if there is a slim chance I can cut those days down.

how bad would it be if I used up the remaining 4 sick days I have left for the year??

You should definitely do that.


which one? budget or sick days? haha

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Postby Big Red » Mon May 04, 2015 4:30 pm

IsThisForReal wrote:
taz2014 wrote:57 Work days to go....Trying to budget and figure out if there is a slim chance I can cut those days down.

how bad would it be if I used up the remaining 4 sick days I have left for the year??

You should definitely do that.


you earn those days you should use them

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby taz2014 » Mon May 04, 2015 4:33 pm

Big Red wrote:
IsThisForReal wrote:
taz2014 wrote:57 Work days to go....Trying to budget and figure out if there is a slim chance I can cut those days down.

how bad would it be if I used up the remaining 4 sick days I have left for the year??

You should definitely do that.


you earn those days you should use them


for some reason I feel guilty since we get 7 for the year and I am technically not working the full year :(

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby Big Red » Mon May 04, 2015 4:36 pm

taz2014 wrote:
Big Red wrote:
IsThisForReal wrote:
taz2014 wrote:57 Work days to go....Trying to budget and figure out if there is a slim chance I can cut those days down.

how bad would it be if I used up the remaining 4 sick days I have left for the year??

You should definitely do that.


you earn those days you should use them


for some reason I feel guilty since we get 7 for the year and I am technically not working the full year :(


Oh I see, maybe float it by a chill coworker?

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby IsThisForReal » Mon May 04, 2015 4:37 pm

If you have them, use them.
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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby secadc11 » Mon May 04, 2015 4:39 pm

Worst case is you may have to pay for the days that you may not have yet earned -- that's how it works at my company anyway.

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby taz2014 » Mon May 04, 2015 4:39 pm

for some reason I feel guilty since we get 7 for the year and I am technically not working the full year :([/quote]

Oh I see, maybe float it by a chill coworker?[/quote]

Chill coworker comes in an hour late and leaves early everyday since his last day in the day after labor day...Yet he doesn't think I should use all

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby taz2014 » Mon May 04, 2015 4:40 pm

secadc11 wrote:Worst case is you may have to pay for the days that you may not have yet earned -- that's how it works at my company anyway.


I definitely don't want to end up having to do that....so is anyone else running out of hulu/Netflix shows to watch?

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby IsThisForReal » Mon May 04, 2015 4:42 pm

You should ask HR "I have a dr's apt I'd like to schedule but since I'm not working a full year don't know if I get to take all 7 days. What's the policy?"
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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby NotASpecialSnowflake » Mon May 04, 2015 4:47 pm

secadc11 wrote:Worst case is you may have to pay for the days that you may not have yet earned -- that's how it works at my company anyway.

Me too. But I'm taking the days anyways.

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby tuxedocat » Mon May 04, 2015 4:50 pm

Big Red wrote:I'd imagine most people quitting right now are younger and living at home until August


Nope, just worked in Big 4 consulting for a while which means I have decent savings and zero will to live.

(oh and also the street cred to freelance for a couple months, but whatever)

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby tuxedocat » Mon May 04, 2015 5:07 pm

Also? I haven't had parents for a long time, and I completely fucking destroyed my life working 100+ hours a week for a firm that had no hesitation in shitting all over me the second I had to deal with anything in my life besides work. So it really pisses me off when people start making assumptions about why and how I'm taking time off before school.

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby Rigo » Mon May 04, 2015 6:16 pm

^^ Under-reaction of the century ^^

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Re: Senioritis / Quitting-my-job-soon-iorits

Postby Chris Manifesto » Mon May 04, 2015 7:33 pm

Well, that escalated quickly...



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