Why New College Grads Shouldn’t Hesitate to Leave Unfulfilling Jobs

Personal happiness should outweigh the optics of 'job hopping'

Often, it's the second job that can set the trajectory of a career. Getty Images

Securing the first job out of college can be stressful, but it’s an entirely other daunting task to determine the right time to leave that position. In fact, it’s often the second job that can set the trajectory of a career and cement someone’s place in an industry.

@SaraJerde sara.jerde@adweek.com Sara Jerde is publishing editor at Adweek, where she covers traditional and digital publishers’ business models. She also oversees political coverage ahead of the 2020 election.