With the Great Resignation upon us and the biggest spike* in the number of Americans quitting their jobs on record, many people find themselves in between jobs right now. However, if you’ve been in an extended transition because your next job hasn’t panned out as quickly as you had hoped, you may be tempted to settle for any role that happens to come up.

Applying for any job is a time consuming process, so before you apply for the next one, here are 14 reasons why you shouldn’t apply for a job outlined by Gabrelle Olya, Lead Writer at GOBankingRates.


*Source: Wall Street Journal, June 13, 2021

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