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How to Resign Your Job and Leave on Good Terms

Posted on November 2019

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​Quitting a job should simply involve handing in a formal notice of resignation, but leaving a senior or technical role within the Hong Kong banking and financial services sector will likely involve a few more steps, especially if you will be a difficult employee to replace.

Leaving a role ‘properly’ will have long-term benefits. You may be tempted to slack during your notice period, but putting in the effort to help your employer and co-workers with the transition to a new employee will help you maintain your professional reputation within the sector, alongside guaranteeing a good reference.

This resource will guide you step-by-step on how to resign your job and leave on excellent terms. Resigning from a role in a careful and considerate manner will have long-term benefits which will enhance your career.​

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