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March 10, 2016

Reader questions vol 6: How do I escape a toxic job??

Alex asks: I absolutely hate my job. I work for a very large, globally well know company who I do enjoy working for, but my current position within the company is becoming more unbearable by the second. It's really starting to affect my mental well being even outside of work; it's hard for me to get out of bed on my days off and I get really short tempered with friends and family. For almost a year now I've been trying to work with management to switch to a different role but none of my managers seem willing to give me a chance at a different position. I let them know at my last quarterly evaluation with them how I feel (in a professional manner) and yet they still appear to not even care. I've been diligently searching for another job in the mean time but have been coming up…
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