Hi everyone! If I get 2 offers for 2 different jobs, and I accept one of them, should I refuse the other one right away, or wait for a while just in case?

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If you've signed the offer letter, I don't see any reason to keep the other company hanging around. I imagine they would start pressing you for an answer soon enough anyway.

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Why would you do that? Put yourself in that person's shoes that is waiting for you a week, 2 or more. Do you think if you leave then hanging they would ever want to hire you? Always leave an open door you never know when you gonna need it.

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Just in case the offer you accepted gets rescinded

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Let the other company know you need more time, give them a date when you’ll get back to them, just in case your existing offer falls through (It’s volatile environment and you need to reduce risk - companies are doing the it). You can always gain more time by asking for more $$$.

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Ask the 2md company for extra time to get back to them

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