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Hard time quitting my job

Ghandersen

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Hey,
First of all I am new here and don’t really know how it all works but I’ll give it a shot.
I am currently a part time employee at a store, and because of some issues with the way they run their business and because it’s time for me to move on, I have decided to quit. The problem is that I have really really bad anxiety, and I can’t even think about talking to my boss about this without having a panic attack. This is because I hate confronting people,and I know since it is a small company they will have a hard time for a while. It weighs very heavily on my concience and I feel like I need to get out. (Just writing this gave me a panic attack wow). I also have other jobs on the side that pays better and that I love more. How can I possibly get out of this situation without ruining myself, my reputation at work or the chance for a better future for myself? Thanks beforehand for any responses!
 

hatboxghost

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Having a tough conversation like that is never easy. I’ve been there a few times! Here’s what might help. Write out your resignation and hand it to your boss and let him/her read it while you stand there. It will feel like the longest 1-2 minutes of your life but it may help!

Otherwise I would just go into work and as you catch your boss walking by say “hey do you have a second to chat?” And see if they can step away with you outside or even just outside of your general work area.

Hopefully that helps!
 
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