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Hello. I have been on the bench for 1 month... and it seems we don't have any projects in works until January for my practice... how much should I worry about being let go?

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You shouldn’t at all. It’s common knowledge in you practice too that things are slow this time of year. 1 month is not that long

How long have you been w the company?

We all know this is a slow time, and the focus in on extensions right now.

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