Would you leave a job you like because of the physical office environment?
October 8,2021 at 9:40PM UTC
I moved into a leadership role earlier this year. The pay increase was minimal (less than 10%) but it came with a semi-private office space. We're reorganizing "to maximize efficiency," and everyone at my level is being moved back to cubicles in the middle of a call center floor. My request to at least have a cube on an end or against a wall was denied without explanation. Work from home is allowed for a maximum of one day a week at my level, and is currently not available to me based on the need for in-office support.
I like the job but don't love it. I feel like I am doing more and putting up with more than they're paying me for. It feels petty to say that this is the last straw, but if they take away the only real perk, what's the point?
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