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Do you have to wear uncomfortable shoes to work? People have left their jobs for many reasons during what's been dubbed the "Great Resignation" - shoes and dress codes included. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)

If you've thought about taking your job and shoving it, you're not alone. 

Much of Canada's work force is restless, and some are unhappy according to polls.

That has more people than ever quitting their jobs and maybe switching careers — or at least thinking about it.  

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Cost of Living host Paul Haavardsrud checks in on the so-called "Great Resignation."

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