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Old 10-22-2008, 05:20 PM - Thread Starter
 
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How did your old bosses take the news?
They decided to finally show their appreciation. It took me quitting to get them to notice soething wasnt right... They begged me to reconsider and tried to negotiate and there were even some tears.

This sounds hard and cold but its not my problem!! I let them know something was up and they chose not to respond.
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Old 10-22-2008, 09:22 PM
 
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that's awesome! congrats :

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That is such GREAT news!! I'm so gald you found something that will work for you and your family. WAHM sounds perfect.
I'm sure your current bosses are realizing what an asset they had, a little too late.
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Old 10-23-2008, 03:10 AM
 
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They decided to finally show their appreciation. It took me quitting to get them to notice soething wasnt right... They begged me to reconsider and tried to negotiate and there were even some tears.

This sounds hard and cold but its not my problem!! I let them know something was up and they chose not to respond.

Doesn't sound cold at all! Your first obligation is to your family's needs. If they wanted to keep employees like you they would have different policies and expectations.

Katie, mama to one big boy (6/03) and one little boy (12/08).
It is never the wrong time to do the right thing.
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