According to the US Bureau of Labor, the median time frame that employees stay with an employer is 4.6 years. This has mostly increased in recent years among women workers. Among men, 30% of wage and salary workers spent ten years or more with their current employer. For women this statistic is only 28%. To show appreciate for your colleagues that may be moving forward with their careers, the following selection of goodbye messages to colleagues can help you communicate the right words you are looking for.
All colleagues agree, that you leaving us is a big loss for the company. We will really miss you.
All of us will miss you, and we would like to say we hope this farewell card brings you good luck each and every day.
For your farewell I want to let you know you were the best colleague i could have asked for. We will really miss you.
From the lovely coffee breaks to the grilling long hour schedules, you have always been a great company. It would be hard to replace a colleague like you. Best of Luck!
I want to hunt down the head hunter who hunted you and tell him that he has managed to hunt the best hunt ever. Farewell.
It is amazing how work became fun when you were around. You were not just a colleague but a very good friend too. Have a prosperous life and keep in touch!
It is rare that one finds a good friend in a colleague.Thanks for being that wonderful person who always was willing to extend his helping hand. Have a great life ahead and keep in touch.
It may be hard to say good bye. But the good with it is a promise of something better.
Leaving is not always easy but it has to be done sometimes. We wish you lots of success on your further way.
Now that you are leaving, miscellaneous expenses of the company will decrease, productivity will increase, deadlines will be met and efficiency will spike. On a serious note, the exact opposite will happen. Farewell dear colleague.
On the outside, I may be smiling while I wish you farewell. But on the inside, I am desperately praying that you will quit your new job and come back soon. Farewell.
Over this long period of time we spent together, you became more than just a colleague for me.
You became a friend and even a mentor to me. Your presence shall be really missed. Wishing you great luck for your future plans.
So sorry that you’re leaving, you’ll be missed ever so much. Good luck in the future, and please stay in touch.
Some people come into our lives and quickly disappear. Others stay a while and leave their mark on our hearts. You have left deep scars.
Sometimes you have got to look out for new aims and challenges. May all you reach all your aims.
Thanks for all those times when you helped me in the tasks I wasn’t able to do on time. It will be difficult to fill the void created by your absence here. I am really going to miss you. Best of luck!
The departure of a long and important work is always more sad than pleasing. Goodbye my friend.
The earth is a sphere – so a goodbye is always a new beginning. We wish you all the best on your way forward.
Today our team is going to lose its sense of humor and its heart beat. Farewell to the guy who made every day seem like Sunday with his jokes and enthusiasm.
We know that you have to take this step for your personal development but still it leaves us sad.
We will miss you as a colleague.
We really believe leaving this company is the first big step into a great future for you. We with you lots of success.
We were planning to throw you an amazing bash next month and shower you with a lot of expensive gifts to tell what a wonderful colleague you are, but you are leaving. So let us know if you change your mind. Farewell.
We wish you all the luck of the world and lots of success on your occupational way.
We wish you lots of success on your way. Sadly we will not go this way together.
Wish we could stick around for a little more time, but life has set some other amazing plans for you. Wish you a heartfelt good luck for your future. Keep in touch!
You decided to move to greener pastures, but your departure will leave our grounds barren and dry. Farewell to the co-worker who was the life of the office.
You were a big win for the entire department. We will miss you for personal and working reasons.
You were always a competent and valuable employee. We are very sad about you leaving our company and hope that our ways will cross again.
You were always a kind, helpful colleague with an open ear for problems. You will leave a big hole in our company.
Your resignation is a cruel reminder that all good things in life must come to an end. Having you as a partner in work was one of the best professional experiences in my career. Farewell, dear friend.
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