Quit Job

Alamy

REBOOT: Dealing with the Quiet After Leaving Your Job

How could I have walked away from a honking big salary for the second time in not better than a year? Now there are no phones ringing, no Jocelyn, my old EA, standing in the doorway telling me about the back- to-back meetings that I would be enduring that day. Nothing. Just more quiet. And more fear -- of failure, of success and of just getting my slash career started