Everyone has a bad day at work now and then. You may furiously leave your office swearing you’ll put your two weeks’ notice in soon.

But then, the reality of job searching dawns on you.

Leaving colleagues you’ve built deep personal relationships with can be emotionally traumatic – even when you know it’s time to move on.

Figuring out which days you’re going to discreetly take off to interview for another job is a pain.

Polishing up your CV and interviewing skills is no fun.

Going through the gauntlet of interviewers you’ve never met can feel like getting a root canal.

But how do you know when you should give your job a second chance, or when it’s really time to quit? 

When you see these signs, it is time for you to leave.

They are: