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Perks of being laid off and working local: no more flight and hotel reminders, no more shitty project, less politics and back biting. After 10 years I can say I have a life now.

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C1: almost same compensation with zero travel.. I am in tech so I think that is the reason why the paycut was not that much.

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Yay! Enjoy it - sounds like you earned a breather

Hopefully you put away some money

OW1: big yes

That great. Probably got a package from the company that laid you off too

M1: you mean severance?

Yes

M1: definitely. Big 4 usually does.

Pretty decent severance after 10 years?

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