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I got a 30% salary hike 🤯

After working several years at my first real engineering job, I wanted a promotion.

They were already charging me out like a senior, but I was still paid like a junior.

And when I asked for a promotion, my boss told me, why would I promote a woman instead of a man because you are at that age that could choose to get pregnant 😔

I quit that job soon after that.

After that, when I joined a new company, I got a 30% salary hike, which was a lot for me back then.

I stepped in, and they already valued me from day one as a senior, and I didn't have to prove myself like with my old boss.

When I look back, I feel

4 reasons you can consider quitting your job:

❌ Lack of Career Growth:

→ If you feel stuck in your current position with limited opportunities for growth and advancement, it may be time to explore new options.

→ Quitting your job could open new doors and provide a chance to pursue a more fulfilling career path.

❌ Lack of Respect and Appreciation:

→ If you consistently feel undervalued, disrespected, or unappreciated in your job, it can erode your motivation and self-esteem.

→ If you’re not respected and appreciated despite your efforts, it might be a sign that it's time to seek a more supportive and rewarding workplace.

❌ Dealing with a Bad Boss:

→ A toxic relationship with a supervisor can significantly impact your job satisfaction and overall well-being.

→ A bad boss may display characteristics like micromanagement, favoritism, or lack of communication / or support.

❌ Negative Impact on Mental and Physical Health:

→ Working in an environment where you constantly feel disrespected, overlooked, or mistreated by your boss or colleagues can take a toll on your mental and physical health.

→ Stress, anxiety, and even physical ailments can arise, so prioritizing your well-being by quitting a job that negatively impacts your health is a valid reason to consider a change.

What other things you’ll consider?

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