What is a reasonable notice period prior to leaving a company. Is one bound to give reasons as in a new job?
Asked By: jayeeta_jd - 5/30/2007
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
2 weeks is the general business notice period for resigning from your position... More
Answered By: JEDI Master YODA - 5/30/2007
Additional Answers (6)
two weeks is common, but if you have a really good relationship there, you can give more notice just as a courtesy. you're not obligated to tell them why, but if you're comfortable giving that information then go ahead.
Answered By: idk-my bff jill - 5/30/2007
Two weeks is expected. A reason is not necessary. Though, a professional position will likely request an Exit Interview to obtain reasons. You aren't obliged to accept.
Answered By: zeltar01 - 5/30/2007
The quitting etiquite is 2 weeks. However, if you have been at a company for a long time and are able to give more notice, the more the better. This will give your company time to find a replacement... More
Answered By: krysten_vance_2004 - 5/30/2007
Two weeks is the standard courtesy period of time for leaving a job; this date should be two weeks after you hand in your resignation letter. Be sure to sign a copy of the letter to give to your employer and keep one signed and dated for yourself. If you have any major reasons for leaving the company address them... More
Answered By: mandabear - 5/30/2007
Whatever you do, just don’t break the bridge behind your back, you will never know what happens in future. 2 weeks is expected!
Answered By: Catherine - 5/30/2007
First of all kindly go through your letter of appointment in which the notice period is clearly mentioned. So no question of reasonable period. If you leave prior to the period you have to pay one month,s salary where no period will apply. Anyhow generally it is one month;s period for leaving the job and some reason... More
Answered By: ssunderagarwal - 5/30/2007
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Shop Online or Sign Up To Sell AVON & Earn Fast Cash Today!
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr No Experience Needed! Get Started.
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Other Career Questions
Do most mechanical engineering jobs offer job security?
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.