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A Step-by-Step Guide to Deciding if You Really Should Quit Your Job

Quitting. It’s one of those ideas that enters your head and tends to linger. The worse your day, the more tempted you are to pull a Jerry Maguire and just do it.

But, are you actually ready to pull the trigger? Or, I should ask you: Are you making this decision for the right reasons?

Every professional goes through the process of questioning whether to take a new step or to stay in the comfort of a familiar setting. Whether you’re clashing with your boss, looking for a higher income, or just ready for something new, we’re here to help. Or, well, this flowchart is—use it as a jumping off point as you start to seriously consider your options.

Infographic courtesy of of quitting note courtesy of Shutterstock.