Join Early Retirement Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 02-03-2015, 05:37 AM   #21
Give me a museum and I'll fill it. (Picasso)
Give me a forum ...
Midpack's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Chicagoland
Posts: 12,475
Originally Posted by Ally View Post
Update: after adjusting to the idea that I'm leaving in June, I've found out that my assistant plans to apply, as I hoped. I've stepped back a little and am pleased to see my coworkers take charge successfully in a few situations. I'm really happy they are handling things so well.

I've had several directors from other businesses congratulate me and surprisingly a few have also cried. It's very kind of them to care so much. I'm starting to feel like I will have accomplished quite a bit and affected many people in my chosen career. It's wonderful to not go out with a negative experience.
Congrats on a great career and leaving on a positive note, make sure your next life chapter is even better.

No one agrees with other people's opinions; they merely agree with their own opinions -- expressed by somebody else. Sydney Tremayne
Retired Jun 2011 at age 57

Target AA: 60% equity funds / 35% bond funds / 5% cash
Target WR: Approx 2.5% Approx 20% SI (secure income, SS only)
Midpack is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 Early Retirement and Financial Independence Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

Are you planning to be financially independent as early as possible so you can live life on your own terms? Discuss successful investing strategies, asset allocation models, tax strategies and other related topics in our online forum community. Our members range from young folks just starting their journey to financial independence, military retirees and even multimillionaires. No matter where you fit in you'll find that is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with our members, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create a retirement blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 02-03-2015, 06:29 AM   #22
Give me a museum and I'll fill it. (Picasso)
Give me a forum ...
DFW_M5's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2003
Posts: 5,082
I suspect you and the coworkers will continue to be good friends for a long time. Congrats and well done Ally!

Doing things today that others won't, to do things tomorrow that others can't. Of course I'm referring to workouts, not robbing banks.
DFW_M5 is online now   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
After RE, do you keep in touch with former coworkers? GoodSense Life after FIRE 23 04-11-2008 10:09 PM
comments from coworkers in my last two weeks savedapile Life after FIRE 67 05-21-2007 03:50 PM
My bank told me I could not invest the way I wanted accountingsucks FIRE and Money 21 07-14-2006 09:08 AM
From the "I could have told you that" department: laurence Other topics 3 01-24-2006 05:59 PM
Has anyone told their boss to take this job and shove it? cube_rat Young Dreamers 44 12-23-2005 04:47 AM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:42 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.