Rockaway, NJ asked in Employment Law and Employment Discrimination for New Jersey

Q: Should I voluntarily leave before being put on a pip after requesting mutual separation?

Seems like I'm being "squeezed" out. Having issues w my manager and asked her about looking into an amicable mutual separation. After this I was told my choices are to resign w 3 weeks notice no severance applicable (11 years of service) or continue on under a PIP for the next 30-45 days. Do I have any recourse? Should resign or go through with the PIP?

1 Lawyer Answer
Paula M. Dillon
Paula M. Dillon
  • Employment Law Lawyer
  • Hackensack, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: It is important not to quit in NJ if you want to be eligible for unemployment.

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