How do you tell your boss you are moving on?

It’s time to move on–but how do you break it to your boss?

Question: “What is the best way to tell your boss that you are looking at other job opportunities? We have a great working relationship; I’m just ready for something different.” – Debbie, Executive Secretary

How would you tell your boss?

Share your comments below on how you tell your boss difficult news. We would love to hear from you.

Send your own question to

This post originated at

Do you think this assistant should stay quiet? Do you think they should speak up? Does it depend on the relationship with their executive and the organization they work for, or does that not matter? Let’s chat about it.


Like this article? Share it!

Share on linkedin
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Free Webinar

Love Your Career

February 10, 2021
10 a.m. - 11 a.m. PT

Free Webinar

Love Your Career

Fedruary 10, 2021 | 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. PT