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How to quit my retail job tomorrow?

I have been working a minimum wage retail job for about 8 months now. My coworkers are great, the store manager is great, but recently I've been sick of a very rude assistant manager, and all the hours and duties of working in a clothing retail store. I was just offered a new job at a better paying, optical retail store and accepted the job. The hardest part is quitting my other job. I feel that I should talk to the store manager first, however she is not in all of the time, and when she is in I am in school. Would it be okay to call her at the store tomorrow to notify her that I'm giving my two weeks, and then give her a written resignation letter the next time I see her? Or what should I do? I feel terrible because I am doing this at the peak of holiday season, but I would rather follow my heart than be trapped in a job I dislike. Thanks.

Asked By: Sam D - 11/18/2012
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You should do it the classy way as you described it. One of the most important things you should do consistently is to not burn any bridges with any company or people in those companies for that matter. You are bound to run into these people somewhere down the road and how do you know that you might not need a favor... More
Answered By: Sandy49 - 11/20/2012
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Walk in with sunglasses and beach clothing. Slam your fist at the counter, scream i quit!! Leave in silence, or to that song by the WHO from CSI
Answered By: Pontus - 11/18/2012
 
What he said! ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
Answered By: Daniel - 11/19/2012
 
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