Resigning from a job can be stressful and confusing. When is the best time to resign? Who should you tell first, your manager or HR? How do you write a resignation letter?
We provide counseling to all of our candidates about resigning from their current jobs to pursue new opportunities. Writing a resignation letter should be concise, courteous and informative. To this end we've drafted a sample we have used with dozens of our candidates; we're sharing it here to help anyone else who may be looking for the best way to word their own resignation letter.