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First time on bench since I joined last year. Feels weird to have pretty much nothing to do but really needed the time off. Should I try to find a project right away or wait for one more week? ⛱

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Chilllllll

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Neither. Wait for two more weeks.

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Chill. I tried to wait a week and got picked up for my specialty (so no good excuse to decline) in my first two hours on the bench 🤣

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I successfully earned the first day. Feel better now :D

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Work it

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Enjoy dat beach.

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Do some training that is what you want va what you must

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Just finished a couple of certifications before I rolled off. So have training fatigue now 😅

Enjooyyyy!!

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I just did some certs when I was on the bench and reached out to a few people in my network. It'll come around. This time of year you won't wait too long. Don't stress, but also don't fall out of the loop or touch too much. You'll be fine.

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Thank you. I certainly intend to find a project soon

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