Leaving in Droves
The pandemic touched off nothing short of a revolution in the U.S. workforce. The so-called "Great Resignation" has been led by workers quitting their jobs at an unprecedented clip, then searching for greener pastures as employers scramble to fill newly empty positions. But what's driving the sudden dissatisfaction? Pew Research Center surveyed workers who left a job in 2021 to find out — here are the top 10 reasons they quit.