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If you give your project/manager 1-2 months notice that you’re leaving to go to school (as a courtesy) and the firm decides to cut the cord sooner and forces you out, do you get severance?

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Never be courteous with a faceless entity which would cut you without a second thought. You’re replaceable. Why be courteous unless you plan on coming back?

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Depends on the terms of your contract. Typically it’s two weeks unless you agree otherwise.

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