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Bench life: wakes up at 9 on a Monday

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I'd say one or two weeks I'm relaxed. By the third layoff paranoia starts.

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Same life here, on bench since morethan month. Never had to wake up before 9 AM

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Worry about impending layoff unless I find something quickly (could just be me though)

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Been a 5 weeks here. Paranoia in full swing. Working on my resume this week just in case.

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Remote work week. Waking up at 7:45.

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Is it normal to not find anything to do for the whole day? I barely occupy 1 hour or 2 reaching out and then another couple working on beach work. Feel I'm doing something wrong sometimes.

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I agree P2

I think that's normal. Sometimes it takes a while to even get internal stuff to work on

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