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Seriously considering leaving with nothing lined up 😔 I’ve jus had enough

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Guys hear me out please, you have value you are worth it! Please consider finding a job or exit and then having a long period between the two jobs to take some mental health time. I know it’s hard but please

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Yeah I would like 3 months off

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Do it!

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Request a leave of absence before outright quitting. Job hunt.

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Job hunt during lunch 🥗

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Holding off until 7/4 break to put in my notice

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Lucky!!

NO NO NO NO NO DONT DO THIS PLEASE

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Read this in Michael Scott’s voice

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If you do, make sure you have a safety net. One of my friends just did it and is taking two months off to travel and reevaluate their career

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I got my offer with another big 4 and pushed back the start date two months to travel. You don’t need to pick one or the other

First time I left I traveled a year and half. Second time I left I went back to school for a Masters degree.

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EY is my 3rd Big 4.

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Same. Just got promoted and feel like I’m under water....nervous about August/September.

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Thank you all! After about a year of on and off searching, and a bunch of posts here, I landed the in house job of my dreams. That’s it, just wanted to say thank you for your help along the way.

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