Should You Switch Jobs in a Recession?  
2/25/2009 12:05:51 PM

US News -- You hate your job. The work is boring, your boss annoys you, you share an office with someone who insists on taking all her calls on speakerphone, and you're pretty sure the guy down the hall uses your photo as his screensaver. Or maybe you like your job all right but you saw a higher-paying opening at another company that you'd be perfect for. But in such a bad economy, should you think twice about switching jobs?