Tim Sackett lists the 5 Top Regrets of People Leaving a Job

Tim Sackett Tim Sackett, Worldwide FOT

Being in my line of work, I get to hear from a ton of people who have left jobs.  One of the questions I like to ask people is to give me one thing they regret about leaving a certain position or company.  You might think that most people would find this hard to answer, but I’m always surprised at how quickly people can answer this question, and the fact that no one ever answers it with “I have no regrets.”  I use this question to help me understand a candidates level of self-insight.  If a person can look back on a job, and say, “You know what, the company might have sucked, but I could have done ‘this’ better,” that’s someone who gets it.

Here are the Top 5 Regrets people have when leaving a job.

Read the whole post over at The Tim Sackett Project (an FOT contributor blog).