Resigning

  A proper resignation ranges from two to four weeks notice. Do not reveal your resignation until you have informed your manager. In your resignation letter, simply say that you appreciate your time at the company but you are resigning to take another position. Avoid further details about the new job and nix any negative comments about your current job. Your letter will become part of your employee file.   The Meeting Never e-mail your notice. Ask your manager for time to talk privately. First, state that you have decided to leave for a new opportunity and stick to your plan of staying positive. It is alright to say where you are going but don’t gloat. If asked about salary, do not feel obligated to disclose it. Present your letter in the meeting with a date. Then go back and email your manager and HR saying, "As we discussed, I have given you notice of my termination and last day of X. I enjoyed...
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