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On the beach while on the beach: any downside to spending bench time outside your home city if you know you're not getting staffed in the immediate future?

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If you know for sure you won't get staffed soon, you should switch companies. We have a fair share of impromptu staffing.

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I did that last year. Beach time in Miami on D's money cause I had a ticket voucher from a previous project. It felt good not gonna lie

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I suppose my question is more focused on big4/non-MBB where staff utilization is not as high and engagement startup can take weeks due to red tape..

Risk is that someone needs to work with you locally and you are nowhere to be found. Also, in every single case I got staffed from one day to the other. We start the projects and deal with red tape later

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