If you could afford to quit how would you?

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by tacken, Jun 10, 2015.

  1. tacken

    tacken Active Member

    Would you burn the bridge, or give notice?
     
  2. HEFFERNAN

    HEFFERNAN Huge Member

    Outside of winning Powerball, you give 2 weeks notice like a man.
     
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  3. Turdferguson

    Turdferguson Guest

    Burn that mutha to the ground.
     
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  4. tacken

    tacken Active Member

    If its the Powerball I am calling in RICH!!!!!!
     
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  5. clean hairy

    clean hairy Well-Known Member

    If I won the lottery, stick around to annoy managment.
     
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  6. PT Car Washer

    PT Car Washer Well-Known Member

    Give your retirement notice.
     
  7. rod

    rod retired and happy

    At a couple of crappy jobs I had growing up when I gave them a week or two notice they let me go right away. I guess they figured anyone that's going to walk isn't going to be a big asset to their company anyway.
     
  8. pickup

    pickup Well-Known Member

    Give them as much notice as they would give you if they decided to sever the same relationship you are considering to sever.
     
  9. pickup

    pickup Well-Known Member

    Can anyone guess how much notice that would be?
     
  10. upschuck

    upschuck Avatar bet gone wrong

     
  11. SCV good to go sir.

    SCV good to go sir. Active Member

    That's a good idea. If I'm set for life, might as well make life as agonizing as possible for the people who do it us everyday.

    Will set my diad to ODO and then run it 100% backwards without breaking trace, even if I have to unload the entire package car to get to 1 box.
    All my airs will of course be late.
    All my pickups will be sheeted as missed.
    Out for lunch? Closed anyways, if the sup wants to resheet it I'll give them my diad when I head back in (at 11:59 pm).
    Driver releasing packages in sight and in weather.
    That bulk head door isn't closing at all.
    Will take my lunch between 12 and 1 like normal people and my second lunch around 7 when I should be having dinner.
    Gonna chat with all my customers for 2 minutes and generate sales leads and then forget where I put them.

    I think I'm going to start playing the lottery now.
     
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  12. Baba gounj

    Baba gounj pensioner

    Going to put in my retirement papers with the Teamsters and let them tell UPS .
     
  13. Jackburton

    Jackburton Gone Fish'n

    Just bounce, no one there cares, your route will be delivered wether you're there or not.
     
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  14. Cementups

    Cementups Box Monkey

    My production level would decrease greatly. I'd stick around for something to do but I wouldn't do much.
     
  15. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

     
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  16. Overpaid Union Thug

    Overpaid Union Thug Well-Known Member

    If I won the lottery I'd continue working until I'm fired. It wouldn't be hard to get fired because I wouldn't hesitate to do most of the things we all wish we could do everyday but don't because we don't want to get fired. For example....tell a customer to hurry the #### up when they are peeling themselves off their mattress to come answer the door.
     
  17. tacken

    tacken Active Member

    Would take PC out go out to breakfast, movie, nap, than return with a full truck and say BUH BYE..
     
  18. jaker

    jaker trolling

    I can't believe people still believe in giving two weeks notice

    Most people are let go on the spot and others don't even care . Like that one commercial that shows a person giving her 15 years notice if I was her boss a would let her go the moment she said that
     
  19. HardknocksUPSer

    HardknocksUPSer Well-Known Member

    Had a preloader across from my who I became friends with, after a few months he grew tired of the place and kept saying he was going to go out with a bang, he waited till the flow got unbarebale one day, he walked out when no sup was close and told me to wait 15mins before telling anyone, I proceeded to wait it and thinking he may come back in but he never did, 15mins later it was one hell of a mess, he had his trucks 1/4 of the way loaded and sups had to clean up the disaster. Come to find out every package he loaded before walking out was misloads. It was pretty classy.
     
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  20. sailfish

    sailfish Having way too much fun.

    Two weeks notice is the most professional way to do it. And at least looks good on your track record.