THINK BEFORE YOU LEAP
Almost a quarter of professionals have regrets about leaving a former job.
Workers cited the following as their biggest regret:
|28% I left good friends/colleagues|
|27% I left for the wrong reasons|
|20% I left a great boss/mentor|
|12% I didn’t explore other opportunities with the company|
|4% I didn’t ask for a promotion|
|9% Something else|
Six in 10 workers would consider rejoining a previous employer.
Here’s what it would take to draw them back*:
|52% Better pay|
|15% Promised opportunity for growth|
|15% Flexible schedule|
|6% More time off|
|5% Better title|
|6% Something else|
*Responses do not total 100 percent due to rounding.
Source: Accountemps survey of more than 1,000 U.S. workers employed in an office environment.
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