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This story originally appeared on FlexJobs.
Would you like to leave your current position but are not sure if you have a good reason to jump on the ship and look for a new job? Are you nervous that the economic impact of the pandemic could put your position at risk?
How do you know when it's time to find a new job?
A variety of factors can go into your thinking when trying to decide whether it is time for a new job, especially in today's unprecedented environment. Even if your job feels safe right now, how do you know if a vacation or layoff is in sight?
There is no lack of job-related career advice. Right now, some job seekers may just be focused on finding a stable income job that will guide them through these uncertain times while others are focused on their career path. Some may weigh up work / life integration issues.
In any case, there are a few factors to consider when deciding whether to quit your job and start a new job search.