Here’s why accepting a counter offer when you resign might NOT be the best idea

September 23, 2018

It was a moment in my career that I will never forget. I had accepted a new job at a different company and when I went into my boss’s office to quit, with resignation letter in hand, he offered me a higher salary if I would remain in my current job.

Even if you think this would never happen to you, it is best to prepare in advance so you’ll feel comfortable with your response, which should always be: “No, thank you.”Surprised that I’m telling you to decline your manager’s counter offer? Here’s why… Read the rest of this entry »