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A Proper Goodbye creates Ambassadors

Published: 23rd April 2018 Last updated: 24th June 2019

Recently, an article was posted on work anniversaries and how rare these are nowadays. Due to the expertise of Tilburg University regarding farewells, Prof. Dr. Jaap Paauwe contributed to the article by explaining that in the current labor market, only very few people work at the same company for a long time.

However, when there is an anniversary to celebrate, he says, it is important to take into account two things: ambassadorship and the experience of the employee. In spite of the fact that they are going to work at another company, they will still contribute to the publicity of your company. Besides, the last few years of employment often do not pass happily. Prevent conflict and make sure you do not leave in anger.

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