Careers Slideshow: 11 Outrageous Reasons to Quit Your Job

By Dennis McCafferty  |  Posted 05-17-2012

Out of Tune

An employee quit to join a rock band.

Out of Tune

Eye of the Beholder

An employee resigned because "the office building was unattractive."

Eye of the Beholder

Cramped Quarters?

Another worker felt the lobby area was too small.

Cramped Quarters?

Love and Devotion

One worker departed because he wanted to "watch a movie with his girlfriend during work hours."

Love and Devotion

Not a Morning Person

A worker said he "just couldn't get up in the morning."

Not a Morning Person

Eau de Work

A staffer said he didn't like the way the office smelled.

Eau de Work

Sensory Overload

An employee said he didn't like the sound of file cabinets being slammed.

Sensory Overload

Dim-Witted

Another hated the lighting in the building.

Dim-Witted

Sporting Passions

One professional quit to watch a soccer tournament.

Sporting Passions

True Confession

An employee admitted he was making too much money and didn't feel he was worth it.

True Confession

Zuckerberg-Lite

A staffer quit because she discovered she could live off her trust fund.

Zuckerberg-Lite