I’m guessing because it’s thanksgiving week/holidays coming up, interview follow ups and scheduling are going to be really slow/delayed....yes?

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Probably worst time to come into the firm and try to find a project I️ would assume would be Nov?

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Try slow til after the new year. People ain't doing jack

D2 is right. Even with an early thanksgiving. The in between thanksgiving and the new year is DEAD

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