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If my Firm offered voluntary severance of, at least, 3 months, I would take it today. No hesitation. Who else?

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Nope. I don’t think anybody will be hiring in the short term. So yeah you’d have 3 months of float but then what?

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A1 - totally agree at least 6 months; 2 more here or there isn’t going to make a huge difference. Especially if I use the time to get all my research done, etc... partner is in a very stable, high barrier to entry role in medicine so very limited risk.

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I’ll take it today. Right now. On the spot.

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Same. I’ll take the time for myself and getting out of the consulting lifestyle. Start to structure my future - new investments and train myself in ML/AI

I wouldn’t be so quick. What if the depression lasts longer?

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Would firms offer 3 months severance? Seems like a lot

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Depends on lots of factors like years of service, industry, level, etc. I’ve seen everything between zero and two years.

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6 months, I'd do it.

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For me it would be the timing. I can’t imagine a lot of hiring going on in the next few months. Maybe six months from now?

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Hmmmmmmm.... before this, I might have.

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