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How long have you all been interviewing for?

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6-8 weeks. Got an offer 2 weeks ago. Market is still hot

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No skills. Just genuinely enjoy talking to someone not from my current firm / project

6 months

About 6 months of active search

9 months 😩😩

I was looking Q4 of last year and Q1 early this year。 Really tough at the time. Things opened up in March but still take effort and luck to land.

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