Reasons for Leaving Job !!!!!!?
I need a valid reason for leaving my job? I left my previous job because my boss was a very difficult person to work with. The company was not a respectable one either. I' ve done my research and i have found these answers : 1- I should never state negative comments about my previous employer during new interviews. 2- I May use the excuse of "looking for a more challenging job, career path, etc" but in my case the problem is I am looking for the same position and responsibilities but at a different firm (Executive Assistant).Career growth is not an option when it comes to the profession of an executive assistant, therefore, a promotion is not available in any company and no career development. 3- I may use the excuse of location problem but I can't due to the fact that my house was located 5 minutes away from the previous company. 4- The company I worked in is clearly stable. it would sound illogical of me to state that it was not. Thank you very much for taking the time to read my question. I would really appreciate if you can help to find a valid reason for leaving my previous job other than the ones mentioned above, I hope I am not too demanding, this is just means a great deal to me.
Asked By: joelle - 3/5/2010
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Believe me, there is no logical reason to leave a job... More
Answered By: mr.dfleming57 - 3/5/2010
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I don't think it is required of you to have a reason to leave a job. But if you must, you can simply state that this company who is hiring you is paying you more than what you were at the other company... More
Answered By: gqbebejai - 3/5/2010
How about, you felt you were growing stale at one company and require a change of scenery. Let them know it is not a reflection on them but just that you want something different -- a different focus with the same duties.
Answered By: Milton - 3/5/2010
If you have any part-time course, studying will be a very good reason for leaving a job.
Answered By: Eric C - 3/5/2010
I would say something about having more opportunities.
Answered By: Adam L - 3/5/2010
I don't think it's a requirement that you absolutely CAN NOT say anything negative about your previous employer... More
Answered By: Banger - 3/5/2010
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