Unless you have been pretty fortunate in life so far, chances are you’ve endured a period of office work or any other kind of work that sucked.

There are plenty of things about the nature of employment that can make it extremely unpleasant. From long hours and boring, unsuitable work, to colleagues that irritate and a smug, overbearing boss, the fantasy of telling them all where to shove it and giving your resignation letter in class can become overwhelmingly tempting!

This list compiled by Bored Panda is about funny people who did exactly that. Forget about leaving on good terms, politely handing in your two weeks notice and not burning bridges. Burn them down, baby! Down to the floor! Do it with a funny poster so they'll remember! These people acted out their fantasies, hatched in those dark, miserable days of workplace misery, and flounced out with a flourish. Scroll down to check out the list of the best ways to quit job below, and don’t forget to vote for your favorite!

#1

So, My Brother-In-Law Has Resigned From His 9-To-5 Job In Spectacular Fashion. Jerry Maguire Meets Masterchef

So, My Brother-In-Law Has Resigned From His 9-To-5 Job In Spectacular Fashion. Jerry Maguire Meets Masterchef

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

What a stroke of genius! I wish Mr. Holmes the best!

velocirrober
Community Member
3 years ago

He must still be doing well. His website is up and running.

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just a thought !
Community Member
3 years ago

Nice way to advertise and be sweet to your coworkers ... That's called killing two birds with one stone

Ashley Fernandes
Community Member
3 years ago

Best resignation letter + business card EVER

Tamara Laney
Community Member
3 years ago

This one takes the cake!

Oscar
Community Member
3 years ago

XD

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The Cappy
Community Member
3 years ago

This is a classy resignation. He's not being an ass. He explains himself and wishes his boss & former coworkers well.

Phil Boswell
Community Member
3 years ago

I would say that rather than burning bridges he's building whole new ones with that cake ;-)

Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

well played Mr. Cake... well played!

Kimberly Robinson
Community Member
3 years ago

Unique. And, it's not easy to pipe your signature, believe me. If he weren't in the UK, I'd look up his website and order something.

DancingToMyself
Community Member
3 years ago

I would like to ask him exactly that. :D How he managed to sign that up?

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Paula Raymundo
Community Member
3 years ago

Who else visited the website? I did! LOL

Just another panda
Community Member
3 years ago

His cakes look amazing!!

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daveej
Community Member
3 years ago

Call Mr. Cake, that's my name, that name again is Mr. Cake!

Rowan Hall
Community Member
3 years ago

That is how i'm gonna do it......sweet and to the damn point.

Charlotte Brine
Community Member
3 years ago

Holy shitballs! That's some amazing piping work!!

Misty Evergreen
Community Member
3 years ago

It's always great when you see something so positive. I makes me feel a little sad on the inside when I see revenge stories.

Rafaella Bueno
Community Member
3 years ago

Yeah, this guy was great about it. Just a nice explanation, a gift cake, and some advertisement for his new business.

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Janice Seagraves
Community Member
3 years ago

Classy.

Macy Harris
Community Member
1 year ago

But he couldnt spell organization or realize correctly?

Julie Schnobb
Community Member
3 years ago

Good one .

Virginia Su
Community Member
3 years ago

resignation, good rapport AND business all in one!

Kit Kat
Community Member
3 years ago

I hope the cake tasted good.

Rebecca Cote
Community Member
3 years ago

That's awesome

Celestial Lynx
Community Member
3 years ago

I really wanna buy a cake from him...

Johanna Kidd
Community Member
3 years ago

Congratulations&I hope you have the best in life

Heidi Golff
Community Member
3 years ago

Pure class!

Margaret Glas
Community Member
3 years ago

love it

Margarita Papadopoulou
Community Member
3 years ago

and that's how Mr Cake became famous

Christie Beaver
Community Member
3 years ago

With class!!

Natalie Say
Community Member
3 years ago

Wouldn't he get sued for moonlighting?

Carmen Devore-Blakestad
Community Member
3 years ago

This is awesome! Whatta classy way to leave and get new customers to boot! Great idea. :)

Je Suis Ce Que Je Suis
Community Member
3 years ago

Elementary my dear Watson.

Liz Wycz
Community Member
3 years ago

ace!

Cristina Loayza
Community Member
3 years ago

The best!!!!

Kracken
Community Member
3 years ago

Succinct & polite, no bridges burnt.

Bored Fangirl
Community Member
3 years ago

This is awesome…I admire him for chasing after what he loves doing…he must be very dedicated, I can't even pipe a line with icing!

Johanna Zamora
Community Member
3 years ago

Class act

Maria K
Community Member
3 years ago

Wow!! Lovely. <3

Gillian Black
Community Member
3 years ago

what a sweet way of giving notice glad he took a photo as proof is in the eating

FABULOUS1
Community Member
3 years ago

Wow nice cake

Miguel Angel Irisson
Community Member
3 years ago

i'm the only one who searched mrcake website?

Molly Block
Community Member
3 years ago

A delicious way to put in one's resignation. Everybody wins!

Molly Tallmadge
Community Member
3 years ago

Upvote if you visited the websites!

Susan Herbin
Community Member
3 years ago

Well! that really takes the cake! Yum Yum!

Lydia Pineault
Community Member
3 years ago

I love to this! Great hand printing skills! Too bad he couldn't have found a partner or two! The cake business around here in the USA is booming! Particularly People trying to make it on their own, out of their homes! Even though that is illegal without a health or business permit! Good luck Chris! Even though this dated 2013 I hope you made out well! 👍🍰

Gayle Bynum Cardosa
Community Member
3 years ago

Look at his website. He's doing extremely well. He doesn't need anyone else. He's very very successful.

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Phoebe The Great
Community Member
3 years ago

Ok wait. He lives in the UK, and his last name is Sherlock!!!

Phoebe The Great
Community Member
3 years ago

Okay wait, his last name is Homes AND he lives in the UK!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

it's fun when people have the money to be able to quit their job to stay at home.

MIANMI
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3 years ago

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Charlotte Brine
Community Member
3 years ago

Cunt off, cunt face.

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#2

People At A Store At My Mall Got Fed Up With The Way Their Manager Treated Them

People At A Store At My Mall Got Fed Up With The Way Their Manager Treated Them

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

"Cancer is not an excuse"?? What a terrible person this Jamie is.

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#3

One Of My Co-Workers Quit Today. We Found This On His Desktop

One Of My Co-Workers Quit Today. We Found This On His Desktop

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Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

so there you have the instructions! Do the right thing now! Do not treat your employes /colleagues like sh*t.

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#4

This Is My Friend's Resignation "Letter"

This Is My Friend's Resignation "Letter"

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Kwaku
Community Member
3 years ago

I'll drink to that!

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#5

My Two Week Notice

My Two Week Notice

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BusLady
Community Member
3 years ago

Boss sounds like an a..hole

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#6

My Buddy Quit His Job At The Gas Station

My Buddy Quit His Job At The Gas Station

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Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

hahahaa going out with a bang!

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#7

Saw This At Bed Bath And Beyond

Saw This At Bed Bath And Beyond

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Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

My Boss is A Prick, and comes with a ring kit... these Bosses with their ring kids they are the worst honestly!

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#8

A Co-Worker Posted Pictures Of Himself In Random Places When He Quit. This Is The Back Of A Clock, And He Quit 2 Years Ago

A Co-Worker Posted Pictures Of Himself In Random Places When He Quit. This Is The Back Of A Clock, And He Quit 2 Years Ago

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MagicalUnicorn
Community Member
3 years ago

that's damn good batteries then

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#9

When A Big Box Retail Worker Just Can't Take It Anymore

When A Big Box Retail Worker Just Can't Take It Anymore

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Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

i think sometimes they just snap...

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#10

This Is How You Quit

This Is How You Quit

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

Is this even legal?

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#11

I Quit My Job Today...

I Quit My Job Today...

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Lara B.
Community Member
3 years ago

"Because fuck you" is by far the best reason in this case!

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#12

A Friend Posted His Resignation White Board

A Friend Posted His Resignation White Board

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Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

ya think?

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#13

Best Way To Quit A Job

Best Way To Quit A Job

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Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

this is cool! Tyranosaurus resignus

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#14

My Coworker Went All Wet Seal On Our Boss Today

My Coworker Went All Wet Seal On Our Boss Today

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

won't

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#15

Look What My Coworker And I Left On The Break Room Table Today

Look What My Coworker And I Left On The Break Room Table Today

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

But... are these real cakes?

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#16

My Ex-Manager Wouldn't Give Me My Last Paycheck Without A Resignation Letter

My Ex-Manager Wouldn't Give Me My Last Paycheck Without A Resignation Letter

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

Straight to the point.

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#17

My Husband's Letter Of Resignation

My Husband's Letter Of Resignation

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

Now, that's an idea!

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#18

I Just Quit My Job The Best Way I Know How

I Just Quit My Job The Best Way I Know How

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

Well, that was polite behavior.

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#19

Entire Crew Quit Today At Local Restaurant

Entire Crew Quit Today At Local Restaurant

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Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

so that neglect went well for the owner. Man you can ignore problems till they bite you hard

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#20

The Other Day I Handed In My Resignation Poem Informing CVS Of My Last Day And Giving Them My Two Weeks Notice (Yes, As A Poem)... I Was Told That My Store Manager, Scott, Loved It. I Hope You All Do Too

The Other Day I Handed In My Resignation Poem Informing CVS Of My Last Day And Giving Them My Two Weeks Notice (Yes, As A Poem)... I Was Told That My Store Manager, Scott, Loved It. I Hope You All Do Too

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

I guess Joe will be happy now.

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#21

This Is How I Turned In My 2 Week Notice Today At My Job I Hate

This Is How I Turned In My 2 Week Notice Today At My Job I Hate

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Lara B.
Community Member
3 years ago

I am not even sure if this would be accepted in Germany :D

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#22

This Is How You Quit Your Shitty Third Shift Gas Station Job

This Is How You Quit Your Shitty Third Shift Gas Station Job

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BusLady
Community Member
3 years ago

Good for Joe. He put up the Help Wanted sign

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#23

How My Buddy Todd Gave His Notice At His Job. This Is Classic Todd

How My Buddy Todd Gave His Notice At His Job. This Is Classic Todd

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Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

It`s me Todd...

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#24

My Wife Just Quit The Job That Made Her Cry Nearly Every Day For Two Years. I Couldn't Prouder

My Wife Just Quit The Job That Made Her Cry Nearly Every Day For Two Years. I Couldn't Prouder

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Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

on pointe!

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#25

This Guy Called His Boss, Quit His Job, Set This Auto Responder And Then Left The Building

This Guy Called His Boss, Quit His Job, Set This Auto Responder And Then Left The Building

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Saurabh Nagar
Community Member
3 years ago

Brilliant

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#26

My Friend's Resignation Letter

My Friend's Resignation Letter

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Johanna Zamora
Community Member
3 years ago

Spencer probably had to actually work at his job and broke a sweat.

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#27

For This Towel Day: Here Is How I Quit My Last Job. Sorry For The Low Picture Quality

For This Towel Day: Here Is How I Quit My Last Job. Sorry For The Low Picture Quality

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Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

and thanks for all the fish looooool...and do not forget your towel

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#28

We Can Still Be Friends Though, Right?

We Can Still Be Friends Though, Right?

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Gillian Black
Community Member
3 years ago

most jobs are like this quit and sometimes you get offered a bit more if they like you

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#29

Saw This When I Clocked Off My Break Today And Lost My Shit

Saw This When I Clocked Off My Break Today And Lost My Shit

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Jenn
Community Member
3 years ago

peace 😂😂😂

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#30

This Is How I Rage Quit At My Last Job. Love Hate Messages At Work

This Is How I Rage Quit At My Last Job. Love Hate Messages At Work

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

Retreat! Retreat!

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#31

My Buddy Quit His Job Today, Announced The News To His Co-Workers With This Cake

My Buddy Quit His Job Today, Announced The News To His Co-Workers With This Cake

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Donut_Addiction
Community Member
3 years ago

I love this

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#32

A Friend's Co-Worker Quit With Great Style

A Friend's Co-Worker Quit With Great Style

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

No marquee, no cake, no poem! He really was fed up!

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#33

This Taco Bell Worker

This Taco Bell Worker

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BusLady
Community Member
3 years ago

Fast food managers are the worst

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#34

Today I Handed In The Most Delicious Letter Of Resignation Ever

Today I Handed In The Most Delicious Letter Of Resignation Ever

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Erika Daniel
Community Member
3 years ago

How are the letters so perfect?? wow

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#35

Friend's Official Resignation Letter From Bank Of America

Friend's Official Resignation Letter From Bank Of America

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AmetRaven
Community Member
3 years ago

No more TPS reports!

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#36

My Coworker Quit Today... Boss Was Not As Amused As We Were

My Coworker Quit Today... Boss Was Not As Amused As We Were

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BoredBirgit
Community Member
3 years ago

This is a nice one!

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#37

My 2 Weeks Notice

My 2 Weeks Notice

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Giorgio Prodoti
Community Member
3 years ago

Bella Scocozza in italian sounds funny

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#38

This Is How You Quit

This Is How You Quit

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

And here I am, singing Rick Astley's song....

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#39

A Friend Of Mine Just Quit His Job By Giving His Boss A Framed 8x10 Of This

A Friend Of Mine Just Quit His Job By Giving His Boss A Framed 8x10 Of This

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

Awesome!

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#40

I Quit My Job Of 5 Years Today. I Like To Think I Went Out In The Same Manner I Worked - Not Taking Myself Too Seriously

I Quit My Job Of 5 Years Today. I Like To Think I Went Out In The Same Manner I Worked - Not Taking Myself Too Seriously

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Heather Johnson
Community Member
3 years ago

This should be higher up.

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#41

My Mom Is So Extra She Really Did All This Just To Quit Her Job

My Mom Is So Extra She Really Did All This Just To Quit Her Job

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Heather Johnson
Community Member
3 years ago

These are adorable

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#42

The Chipotle In Downtown State College Is Closed After Employees Left This Note About Sweatshops

The Chipotle In Downtown State College Is Closed After Employees Left This Note About Sweatshops

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jamie1707
Community Member
3 years ago

wtf is it about SC and horrible, rotten employers and landlords? Boy oh boy do I have some stories!

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#43

My Sister Quit Her Job At Mc Donalds After 7+ Years, I Like Her Way Of Leaving

My Sister Quit Her Job At Mc Donalds After 7+ Years, I Like Her Way Of Leaving

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

That's mean.

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#44

Mrw I Quit My Job But Want A Good Reference

Mrw I Quit My Job But Want A Good Reference

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Heather Johnson
Community Member
3 years ago

Clever!

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#45

I Quit My Job And Got This Cake On My Last Day

I Quit My Job And Got This Cake On My Last Day

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Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

man you waste good cake on bad people... give the cake to me... quit on paper, i got it: send me the cake- i send you a prewritten resigning notice... scented if you like- smell of your choice....

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#46

A Computer Programmer Created His Own Version Of Super Mario, With An "I Quit!" Message And Sent It Around His Office

A Computer Programmer Created His Own Version Of Super Mario, With An "I Quit!" Message And Sent It Around His Office

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Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

This one reminds me of the old days when you actually needed to click on "exit" or "quit" buttons or menu selections.

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#47

I Quit My Current Job For A Better One. This Is How I'm Leaving The Griddle For Them In The Morning

I Quit My Current Job For A Better One. This Is How I'm Leaving The Griddle For Them In The Morning

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BusLady
Community Member
3 years ago

Good for you, getting a better job.

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#48

Best Resignation Letter Ever From A Graphics Designer

Best Resignation Letter Ever From A Graphics Designer

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ADHORTATOR
Community Member
3 years ago

That's nice

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#49

I've Been Working At Five Guys For Almost Four Years And I Wanted To Put In My 2 Week Notice The Best Possible Way

I've Been Working At Five Guys For Almost Four Years And I Wanted To Put In My 2 Week Notice The Best Possible Way

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Rogue
Community Member
3 years ago

Five Guys rocks

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#50

Someone Quit Hardee's The Right Way In My Friends Hometown

Someone Quit Hardee's The Right Way In My Friends Hometown

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BusLady
Community Member
3 years ago

Good luck hiring someone who can't read

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#51

You Can't Just Submit A Boring Resignation To A Candy Store

You Can't Just Submit A Boring Resignation To A Candy Store

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

Nice handwriting.

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#52

How Am I Supposed To Put A 2 Week Notice In When My Managers Don't Come To Work

How Am I Supposed To Put A 2 Week Notice In When My Managers Don't Come To Work

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Luna
Community Member
3 years ago

Ouch!

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#53

McDonalds Breakup Letter

McDonalds Breakup Letter

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Maike
Community Member
3 years ago

breakup Letter...

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#54

Resigned From My Job. My Friends Said I Should Post Up My Letter Of Resignation

Resigned From My Job. My Friends Said I Should Post Up My Letter Of Resignation

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ADHORTATOR
Community Member
3 years ago

But he'll be back for Christmas... :-)

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#55

I Turned In My Two Weeks Notice At Home Depot The Other Day. This Was My Letter Of Resignation

I Turned In My Two Weeks Notice At Home Depot The Other Day. This Was My Letter Of Resignation

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Gillian Black
Community Member
3 years ago

lot of poets out there

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#56

Put My Notice In At Work Today

Put My Notice In At Work Today

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Heather Johnson
Community Member
3 years ago

Where on earth has that paper been?

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#57

This Is How I Quit My Job Today

This Is How I Quit My Job Today

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Nora Bora
Community Member
3 years ago

Oh, BURN.

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#58

Resignation Letter On Cupcakes

Resignation Letter On Cupcakes

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

No, I won't read it.

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#59

Putting Together My 2 Weeks Notice Package

Putting Together My 2 Weeks Notice Package