Quitting With Flair
by Perry Michael Simon on December 22, 2011
It’s the end of the year, it’s the holiday season, and what better time to tell the boss to Take This Job and Shove It than now? Okay, maybe Christmas/Hanukkah time isn’t the ideal time to make yourself unemployed, but if you’re tempted to do so, you might want to take a cue from these clips assembled by New York Magazine’s Vulture blog showing scenes from several movies and TV shows in which characters bring their employment to an end, using varying degrees of spectacle:
Or you could submit a politely-worded letter of resignation. But what fun would that be? Feel free to share how you’ve “exited,” “moved on to other opportunities,” “retired,” or “left the company” in the comments.