Does it matter if you've been at the same desk for so long you can't remember your last job interview? After all, experience is a valuable commodity, and the best way to acquire it is to let the grass beneath your feet grow awhile. Or is it? Staying put can be career suicide, and after a few years it's easy to confuse familiarity with satisfaction and to substitute comfort for challenge. Let MT's new year mini-guide help you decide whether now is the right time for a change.
01. You'd like to quit while you're ahead - leave them wanting more. And the door is always open if you need to come back.