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On bench. Should I take next monday and Tuesday off too? Lol hate having an odd day in the middle of the week.

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Why would you take time off when you’re on the bench?

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Unless you need to save that precious utilization

Don't take PTO when you are on bench. Don't feel guilty about it. Perfect time to be on bench in my opinion because new good projects start in Jan/Feb time period anyway.

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Life is much bigger than bench/ project end date/ go live.. work on your bigger goals of life. That will be my 2 cents

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This the perfect time to take PTO. It's more difficult to schedule PTO while on a project. Additionally, you're only taking two days. Do it.

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