Dear Matt: I decided to leave my current employer because I received an offer from another company. I went to put in my two weeks’ notice with my manager — but then my employer surprised me with a counter offer of a salary increase and promotion promise. Should I be cautious?
Christa Williams is a veterinarian with Caravan Vet in Minneapolis.
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