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Coming back from paternity leave in a few days. I want to quit so bad. So so bad. I also would like to make director so so bad. But I want to quit so bad.

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(In Europe) I just had a year of parental leave. Will now only go back 50% instead of quitting. Will likely never make director (manager now) but who really cares. Rather watch paw patrol with the little

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Agree that it’s hard P1. I do believe however that if you enjoy your job, the sacrifice is worth it, since your good income will allow your kid a good life too. Don’t forget to be super present when you’re home though. Good luck Dad.

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Give it a few weeks.. ur suffering from inertia

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Yea even with the good part of the job, it's rough if you want to be the parent that sees all of the kids' firsts

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