9 Ways to Avoid Sloppy Fights After Breaking Up with a Coworker

9. Don’t quit your job right away just because you broke up.

“When the guy found out I was quitting, it was even more awkward… my last month at the company was a nightmare,” said one reader. Quitting your job right away can actually make the situation worse in some cases. If it’s tough for you to see him, try taking some time off to go on a trip and refresh yourself.