So, anybody ready to quit their jobs yet?

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Post by hoffb86 » Wed Jul 01, 2009 9:53 am

ONE MONTH AND COUNTING!!

30 days, 7 hours, 36 minutes and 55 seconds

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Post by itzjulz » Wed Jul 01, 2009 10:11 am

hoffb86 wrote:ONE MONTH AND COUNTING!!

30 days, 7 hours, 36 minutes and 55 seconds
+1! So excited that it's finally July!

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Post by Hook 'Em » Wed Jul 01, 2009 10:18 am

itzjulz wrote:
hoffb86 wrote:ONE MONTH AND COUNTING!!

30 days, 7 hours, 36 minutes and 55 seconds
+1! So excited that it's finally July!

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Post by AD11 » Wed Jul 01, 2009 10:19 am

Today is my last day. I think my boss is getting annoyed at the grin on my face.

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Post by penni_rose » Wed Jul 01, 2009 10:30 am

7 days (if you count today)! I can't wait. I also see people getting annoyed with how happy I am to be leaving.

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Post by annapavlova » Wed Jul 01, 2009 1:02 pm

6 1/2 days (counting what is left of today).

I. Am. So. Excited.

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Post by PhillyLawGirl » Wed Jul 01, 2009 1:08 pm

17 days to go :(

I cry every night thinking about the end of my direct deposit.

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Post by jr0008 » Wed Jul 01, 2009 1:09 pm

july 24th ... then it's off to hawaii before school starts :D

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Post by penni_rose » Wed Jul 01, 2009 1:12 pm

PhillyLawGirl wrote:17 days to go :(

I cry every night thinking about the end of my direct deposit.
+1. Very excited and ready to be leaving. Very worried about paying my bills.

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Post by pehaigllleises » Wed Jul 01, 2009 1:41 pm

I have another five weeks in this sweatshop and part of my 3 day weekend is vanishing before my eyes.

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Post by Other25BeforeYou » Thu Jul 02, 2009 10:08 am

Two weeks to go. Dying to get out of here.

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Post by Rusty McGuns » Thu Jul 02, 2009 10:14 am

Ten work days left over three weeks. Must. Keep. Going.

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Post by saar » Thu Jul 02, 2009 10:22 am

just over a week left to go....i'm kind of sad to be leaving, though. i don't get paid worth shit but the people i work with are really cool. it will be nice to have a little hiatus and get all of my things in order before packing up and driving to tulane

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Re: So, anybody ready to quit their jobs yet?

Post by crash90 » Thu Jul 02, 2009 1:15 pm

4 work weeks left. I have no idea how I am going to make it through them.

I literally stay up till 2 or 3 am and then wake up 15 minutes before I have to be at work. I space out most of the day and generally day dream about LS.

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Post by rvill7 » Thu Jul 02, 2009 1:34 pm

10 more days!!!!


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Post by Leeroy Jenkins » Mon Jul 06, 2009 11:32 am

so...how do you quit a job ?

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Post by Rusty McGuns » Mon Jul 06, 2009 11:37 am

Lxw wrote:so...how do you quit a job ?
It depends. Do you want to go out with guns blazing, or do you feel affection/loyalty for your current employer?

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Post by hoffb86 » Mon Jul 06, 2009 11:54 am

It is 25 days, 5 hours, 35 minutes and 35 seconds until Friday, July 31, 2009 at 5:30:01 PM (Washington DC time)

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Post by Spaceman_Stiff » Mon Jul 06, 2009 11:55 am

Lxw wrote:so...how do you quit a job ?
Fuck you, fuck you, fuck you, you're cool, and fuck you.

peace, I'm out bitches.

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Post by kurla88 » Mon Jul 06, 2009 12:25 pm

I don't think I'm leaving till like mid-August. LE SIGH. I needs the money though.

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Post by penni_rose » Mon Jul 06, 2009 12:34 pm

Lxw wrote:so...how do you quit a job ?
Depends. I gave four weeks and was really nice to everyone. They offered to hook me up with summer employment or discuss this possibility with their lawyers if I prefer.

If you hate your current employer, you can pretty much just walk out. If you need/want them for references, be nice, give notice, and try to finish up all of your work before you go.

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Post by sapereaude2012 » Mon Jul 06, 2009 12:48 pm

9 days and counting! Unfortunately I have to conduct interviews all of this week... Eh

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Post by englawyer » Mon Jul 06, 2009 12:58 pm

the "proper" way to quit your job is to schedule a meeting with your immediate supervisor in private, tell them your intentions and give them a letter of resignation. etiquette demands 2 weeks notice.

at that point, a number of things can happen:

A) go clear your desk (the harsh way, but it happens at some places)

B) hmm so what will it take to stay? 25% raise?

C) ok. you will have to hand-off your stuff to X,Y,Z. (the typical)

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Re: So, anybody ready to quit their jobs yet?

Post by Other25BeforeYou » Mon Jul 06, 2009 1:02 pm

I have two weeks to go. This week will suck, but for my last week my bosses will be on vacation so the office will probably be pretty chill and I can just surf the web without anyone caring.

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Post by hoffb86 » Mon Jul 06, 2009 1:03 pm

Other25BeforeYou wrote:I have two weeks to go. This week will suck, but for my last week my bosses will be on vacation so the office will probably be pretty chill and I can just surf the web without anyone caring.
My boss gets back from vacation tomorrow.... not looking forward to it. He is insane.

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