all your questions about resigning, answered by Alison Green on March 16, 2012 If the very public resignation letter from a Goldman Sachs executive director in the New York Times this week is making you wonder about how to pull off your own resignation when the time comes, I’ve got all your questions answered. Over at the Intuit QuickBase blog today, I answer these questions: What should you say when you quit your job? Do you need to write a formal resignation letter? Do you have to explain why you’re quitting? What if you can’t give two weeks notice? What if your employer usually has people leave immediately the day they give notice? What if you need to give notice but your boss is on vacation? You can read it here. You may also like:do you have to tell your boss why you’re quitting?update: what’s the best way to resign when your boss will explode?is it rude to resign over the phone?