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Currently 1) actively applying, interviewing and preparing for product cases, 2) have a full workload (+ 1 of my team members is on a long PTO), and 3) keep getting pulled into proposals. I have ZERO motivation to help on the proposals but can’t avoid them or push them off 😔

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Why can’t you blow off the proposals? If you’re going to leave anyway, I’m assuming promotion isn’t a factor. I’ve been telling people who ask for extra stuff that unfortunately I don’t have bandwidth to take it on

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Yeah just say you don’t have bandwidth, “client work takes priority.”

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