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10 More Members of President's Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Resigned

Andrew Lam | Posted 02.18.2017 | Home
Andrew Lam

The President's Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders yesterday submitted their resignations to President Trump. The main reaso...

Abe Faces Diplomatic Challenges Amid Uncertainties Surrounding S. Korea, U.S, China And Russia

AsiaToday | Posted 11.30.2016 | Home
AsiaToday

[Source: AP, Yonhap News] By AsiaToday reporter Kim Ye-jin - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe faces some diplomatic challenges. Abe's diplomacy fa...

August 9th in History: The Resignation of Richard Nixon

ADST | Posted 08.09.2016 | Home
ADST

Richard M. Nixon's presidency was a tempestuous mix of stunning foreign policy achievements (his trip to China) and shameful lapses in morality and ju...

When To Quit

David B. Nast | Posted 07.11.2016 | Business
David B. Nast

Unless you are giving up cigarettes, quitting carries a negative connotation. When does it make sense to give up on your goals? Goal-setting is impo...

San Francisco Police Chief Ousted After Fatal Police Shooting

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 05.19.2016 | Home

SAN FRANCISCO -- Embattled San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr resigned Thursday after Mayor Ed Lee asked him to step down, hours after a 27-year-old...

5 Important Steps to Take Before You Resign

Consuela Dezso | Posted 04.27.2016 | Home
Consuela Dezso

Resigning can be somewhat nerve-racking, because there is change and uncertainty involved, which the majority of us don't like to deal with. Nevertheless, there are some steps you can take to eliminate part of the stress. Here they are.

10 Hints That It's Time to Resign

Consuela Dezso | Posted 04.19.2016 | Home
Consuela Dezso

It's important to acknowledge when a company/job is not the right fit for you anymore (or never was), because the sooner you realize this, the quicker you can take positive action.

Pressure To Resign Builds For Alabama Governor Embroiled In Sex Scandal

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 04.09.2016 | Home

Scandal-plagued Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley (R) is facing a growing chorus of calls for his resignation, including a bold editorial Thursday from a ma...

Why the Mormon Church Leaders Still Don't Get It

John Halstead | Posted 11.17.2016 | Home
John Halstead

The children of LGBT couples must wait to they are 18 to receive sacraments which are routinely extended to eight year old children in the Mormon church. The Mormon church leadership has an outdated conception of "family."

Resigning Over the Iraq War

ADST | Posted 10.13.2016 | Home
ADST

In 2001 Ann Wright served as the first political officer in the newly reopened U.S. Embassy in Kabul. Two years later she was one of three diplomats to publicly resign from the Foreign Service due to disagreements with the Bush Administration's foreign policy on Iraq and other issues.

Rachel Dolezal's Parents Respond To Her Resignation

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 06.15.2015 | Home

Rachel Dolezal's parents, Larry and Ruthanne Dolezal, say they support her decision to resign from her position as president of the Spokane, Washingto...

Guy Tenders His Resignation In The Sweetest Way Possible

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 05.04.2015 | Home

This resignation letter, quite literally, takes the cake. “I handed in the most delicious letter of resignation ever,” Mark Herman, newscast d...

Miller: Aaron Schock Could Have a Bright Career Post-Congressional Resignation

Matthew Dietrich | Posted 06.01.2015 | Chicago
Matthew Dietrich

March 31 was U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock's last day in office after resigning from Congress following questions about possibly improper spending. But while the resignation and fall from public favor have been a disappointment for Illinoisans and the national Republican Party, Capitol Fax's Rich Miller says Schock could still have better days ahead of him.

7 Signals of Turnover in Silicon Valley

Richard Moran | Posted 05.26.2015 | Business
Richard Moran

Great employees fuel the Silicon Valley engine. But keeping them can be a challenge. Like a card player who broadcasts the next move, maybe we can read the turnover signals in advance.

Rep. Aaron Schock Resigns on Heels of Ethics, Spending Questions

Matthew Dietrich | Posted 05.18.2015 | Chicago
Matthew Dietrich

Schock on Feb. 25 hired lawyers and a public relations firm in an effort to get the scandal under control. But in announcing his resignation Tuesday, he said the allegations had become a "distraction" that hindered his official duties.

'Unsophisticated Simpletons':Tea Party News Network Reveals How It Views Its Own Readers

The Daily Beast | Posted 02.20.2015 | Home

Most of the editorial staff of the Tea Party News Network resigned this afternoon following a Daily Beast exposé on the website’s desperate efforts...

Reddit Resignation: Why It's Worth Quitting Your Job Over Office Space

David Mandell | Posted 01.25.2015 | Business
David Mandell

Finding the right space for a business dictates success more than most are willing to admit. We'd like to think we have more control over our own progress but the fact is, office space directly impacts a number of foundational concepts that are key to success including the following...

Eric Holder Was Our Firewall Against GOP Bigotry

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 11.26.2014 | Home
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

The proof of Holder's effectiveness was the backhand perverse compliment the Holder baiters paid him in their euphoria over his resignation.

Burning Bridges Is For Amateurs: Leaving Biz Right Helps You for Life

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 10.15.2014 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

The final impression you make is just as important as the first one. No matter what reason you have for leaving a job, you want to leave on good terms. You don't want to burn any bridges.

The Ins and Outs of Resigning From a Job

Gil Laroya | Posted 08.10.2014 | Business
Gil Laroya

Having quit more than 22 jobs in my career, I have learned a few things about gracefully giving it to the man. Simply telling someone to go to hell can obviously be seen as a negative on both your resume and your reputation. So how do you go about leaving a job while still coming out smelling like roses?

Acceptance Is Not Resignation

davidji | Posted 08.09.2014 | Home
davidji

We can keep complaining about the rain or accept that it's raining, find an umbrella and dance in the cleansing fall. We get to choose. We are choice-making beings. No one can ever take that away from us -- not even ourselves. We just need a little reminder now and then.

Sebelius's Resignation Should Spark Reform

Amir Salehzadeh | Posted 06.15.2014 | Home
Amir Salehzadeh

The Obama administration should not sweep the institutional failures that plagued the health care website under the carpet through a mere resignation.

Don't Be an Idiot. Resign With Grace.

Greg Savage | Posted 03.21.2014 | Business
Greg Savage

Having run and owned businesses for 25 years, I guess I have been on the receiving end of a huge number of resignations. And it stuns me how destructive to themselves some people can be.

People Don't Leave Companies -- They Leave Leaders!

Greg Savage | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Greg Savage

A "company" is just a legal entity. A "business" is a collection of desks and computers. No one resigns because of that. It's the decisions, the motivation, the atmosphere, the ethos, the support, the training, the vision, and the direction set by the leadership that they will follow.

3 Reasons Why Jon Acuff's Start Experiment Was Awesome Online Community Building

Cat Knarr | Posted 10.15.2013 | Business
Cat Knarr

Conversation from the independent Start Experiment site, FrankenSTART.com. Something awesome happened when bestselling business author Jon Acuff buil...