Unemployment is a real problem for a lot of people – contributing to a host of very real, very serious problems.
But there's also the more niggling, first-world problem of being stuck in a job that was just supposed to be a stop-gap, feeling under-motivated, wanting to quit but fearing the lack of security.
So when's the right time to quit your job? We hear from people who tried it with wildly varying results, then Joel Golby give us his Cosmo-style "Should you quit your job?" quiz.