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What are peoples experiences and thoughts on requesting to work remote every Fri? It was healthy for me having this in consulting... Seeing if I can ‘secure’ this before accepting a StratOps offer...

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Totally depends on your manager. I’d wait a few months and build a relationship with them before asking just to be safe. Wouldn’t worry about “securing” this prior to accepting - you’re either into what the opportunity offers you from a comp, perks, experience perspective or you’re not.

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Depends on the team, but generally nobody *really* works on Friday lol It’s called Flex Friday - most people work remote.

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This is all my personal experience- as another Googler said build the relationship with your manager. I can’t speak to the larger org. Don’t let trying to “secure” one wfh day a week stop you, Google is great.

Agreed that this depends on your team. My manager doesn't care where I work from as long as I'm there in person for important meetings and get my work done on time... A lot of people on my team work remote Fri's.

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