How To Answer Why You Resigned From Your Job. *assume that you are sitting in the interview room now. Here are three versions that are most common:
If that person is smart and savvy enough to answer the question “why did you leave your last job?” with a diplomatic, professional response that does not whine about or bash the previous employer, that tells me what i need to know. Keep your response positive (no venting about your previous employer), and try to pivot to discussing why the job at hand is an ideal match for your skills, knowledge, and experience. “i left for an opportunity to advance my career.”.