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The Great Resignation: Where are they now?


by Amanda Cassidy
25th Jun 2023

A survey has suggested that over eighty per cent of those who quit their jobs after the pandemic regretted it. Amanda Cassidy catches up with those who decided to take the plunge

It was dubbed the Great Resignation after millions of workers quit their jobs after covid lockdown made them weigh up the pros and cons of their career choices. But some suggest that instead it has become the Great Regret. A survey from Paychex came out to say that 8 out of 10 professionals who left their jobs regretted their decision. Among those with regrets according to the survey, 78% admit to wanting their old job...

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