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The Risks of a Rude Resignation Letter

When you are into the corporate and professional field, many times you can’t able to stop yourself being rude to your immediate boss or employer, in fact sometimes you also started being rude with your co-workers or colleagues.

Obviously, nobody is going to appreciate your rude behavior, but sometimes due to personal situations and circumstances in the workplace makes us be rude to the people around us in the workplace.  

In some situations, we have gone to such an extent that while resigning we write down all our rudeness in the resignation letter. Maybe you are right to some extent to write such resignation letters, and many times you may not be right, whatever be the case rude resignation letter get much hype and publicity. 

You must have found many such rude resignation letters online in the form of videos and letters. I hope you all still remember “Joey Quits” which got about 5 million views on YouTube. The video went viral on a digital platform and about thirty-eight thousand people send thumbs up to Joey DeFrancesco for his style and way to quit the job from Renaissance Hotel, as he handed his resignation letter to his manager and quit the job by arranging marching band and celebrated his resignation.

This must be sounding very funny to you and you must be thinking of taking such step, but always think thousand times before taking such step and going to such an extent. Below we will go through few infamous resignation letters briefly.   

 

Few Infamous Rude Resignation letters

This resignation letter was published in The New York Times, which was titled “Why I Am Leaving Goldman Sachs”, this rude resignation letter was written by Greg Smith who accused his company of having “toxic and destructive” corporate culture. He doesn’t stop even her he also described in his resignation letter that how his colleagues called they’re called “Muppets”.

In one more such resignation letter, Andrew Lahde stated in his letter which was published in Financial Times that what he learned about hedge fund business is only that he hated it. He admitted in his resignation letter that he was in it for only money and took advantage of low handling of fruit by finding “people stupid enough to take my other side of the trade”.

Steven Slater who was working a Jet Blue decided to quit the job after twenty years of his tenure as a flight attendant. It all happened flyer refused his edict to sit down by swearing at him, which made Slater announce his unforgettable exit as he announced it on the intercom.

He announced that he is done now in addition to his expletives. He then tore off his tie, had a glass of beer followed up by releasing emergency chute and slid down. Certainly, it all was concluded with having year probation against him for criminal mischief and reckless endangerment.

In one of such infamous resignation DJ, Dave Lee Travis announced his resignation on air to his BBC listeners. He mentioned in his resignation words that he is not happy with the changes being made in the company recently which went against his principles and he is not abiding by them

There are so many infamous or courageous resignation stories which you can find across all over the internet. Many of them got viral or become the talk of the town but every such rude resignation have its own perils, let’s discuss them as below.

 

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Perils Of Rude Resignation Letters   

Well as we discussed earlier it required the mixture of stupidity and courage to write such rude resignation letters and announce it on public platforms. As an employee, you should always bear in mind that publishing your rudeness as resignation online or in public can come back to you in future, as no boss or company want to hire the person with such an attitude, and this will certainly affect your future prospects.

As you should think yourself which boss or organization would like to hire a person who could in future potentially make laughing stock of himself online or on other public platforms for all eternity. many research and data show that in 2010 about ten percent of workers or employees complained about their boss online or on public platforms, but many of them are still unemployed.

As you should think yourself which boss or organization would like to hire a person who could in future potentially make laughing stock of himself online or on other public platforms for all eternity. many research and data show that in 2010 about ten percent of workers or employees complained about their boss online or on public platforms, but many of them are still unemployed.

Obviously you also as an employee or worker have your own freedom of speech, you can always express yourself, but you should also keep in mind that companies also have SLAPP ( Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation) lawsuit in their sleeves, and using this they can always shut up their critics and such employees using SLAPP.

Obviously, if you are really serious about your career and future you won’t do such things and don’t want to spend your times and money around the court, so you should think thousand times before doing such acts and publishing your rude resignation online or on public platforms. In the long run, you will surely realize that your rude resignation is not worth the personal, professional and potential financial cost.

Obviously, if you are really serious about your career and future you won’t do such things and don’t want to spend your times and money around the court, so you should think thousand times before doing such acts and publishing your rude resignation online or on public platforms. In the long run, you will surely realize that your rude resignation is not worth the personal, professional and potential financial cost.

Below you will find the sample and template for rude resignation letter, I hope you don’t need this type of resignation letter in your professional life.

 

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Rude Resignation Letter Sample   

So, let’s see the sample of the rude resignation letter, and as I said earlier I hope as a corporate professional you don’t ever need to send your immediate boss or employer such kind of resignation letter.

Dear Mr./Ms Last Name

I am writing this letter to inform you of my resignation which will be effective immediately. I have really wasted my five months with working for you and it was totally my personal and colossal waste. I am really unable to find any reason to continue working with you.

I was working in the company which was most unprofessionally run I have ever seen and it will be absolutely amazing if it continues to hang on.

Please send my final and last paycheck to my home address.

Cheers,

Your Name

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