Quitting your job is not an easy task even though you do not like it. You may have a valid reason for a better work environment, flexible working hours and fat pay check. But you need to leave your current job on best terms. You may never know when you will need a recommendation from them or when you cross them again. Let us see Things you should do before you apply for resignation.
Things you should do before you apply for resignation
There are few important things you should do before you quit your current job.
First, tell your boss
You may have a bad relationship with your manager or your immediate boss. But they should be the first one to whom you should tell about your resignation. You can tell your co-workers later. When you tell them you should not dump your emotions or make accusations about the company.
Read: When to leave your job
Check your agreement
Before leaving your job, you need to make sure that there is no non-compete agreement with your employer that prevents you to accept the new offer. If not, your employer will not only sue you but also your new employer.
Get your incentives
Most companies pay incentives or bonuses to employees for their performances. But if you leave your job, your employer may not pay your bonus to you. They have certain policies that requires you should be employed at the time of bonus/ incentive payment period. It is always good to check the policies before you apply for resignation.