When leaving a job, it is always recommended to put a two Week’s Notice Letter in Good Terms. Although, you have no obligation to provide a two weeks’ notice of resignation if you’re not working in a relevant contract and you work in a state or province that maintain the ‘Employment At-Will’ principle. You might just leave the company if you desire. That’s for the reason ‘service at will’ basically means that, under universal law and in the absence of an employment contract, job is supposed to be intended and indefinite for both staff and company.
On the other hand, 2 Weeks’ Notice Letter will indicate professional manners and your good name usually mandate such notice. Make sure from your company’s policy manual to be positive. If you don’t go behind company policy, not only may you flame a door, but you may also withdraw yourself of termination benefits; for instance, accrued vacation pay. If you’re leaving at a weak time for your company, think about giving twice the least notice. But, if you’ve got to go, two weeks in good terms is sufficient. Don’t put your new job at risk or let your previous employer take advantage of you.
In the following 2 Weeks Notice Letter Sample (Good Terms), you will note that they do not say anything extra except resigning. Be positive and talk about how the corporation has benefited you and your career, but, cite that it’s time to move ahead. Offer to assistance during the changeover and afterwards. Don’t be unenthusiastic. There’s no end – you’re leaving and you desire to leave on good terms.
Two Weeks Notice Letter in Good Terms (Sample)
August 12, 2011
Mr. John Doe
54 Example Street
Atlantic City, NJ 54411
Dear Mr. Doe:
Please accept this letter as my two weeks notice of resignation from ABC Company, effective August 28, 2011. The relations I’ve made for the duration of my service in ABC Company will be memorable beyond doubt for years to arrive.
I anticipate a two-week notice is adequate for you to find a substitute for me. If I can assist to prepare the person of my replacement or fasten any loose ends, please let me know.
Thank you very much for providing me with the chance to work here.
Anna D. Smith
Customer Relations Officer
2 Weeks Notice Letter in Good Terms (Sample 2)
March 3, 2014
Mr. Horton Felix, Manager HR
89 TNT Lane
Miami, FL 89544
Dear Mr. Felix:
I am writing to inform you that I intend to resign from my position as a Customer Service Representative at Wilson Associates. My resignation will be effective after two weeks now i.e. my last working day with the firm will be March 16, 2014.
I would like to thank you and my helpful colleagues for making my tenure with Wilson Associates a memorable and highly productive. The specialized experience I have gained here via matchless professional team work will be helpful to me throughout my life.
I believe that this two week’s notice period would be adequate for you to search my replacement and I would gladly assist in providing training to the new inductee. During this 2 weeks’ tenure, I will finish all my ongoing assignments and fasten any loose ends. If I can be of any further assistance to smoothen this transition please let me know.
Wishing you all the very best of luck.
Customer Service Representative
Wilson Associates, Miami, FL 54121