I get what you're saying - empty words mean nothing and it seems like more of a PR exercise than anything else. It's like the thoughts and prayers thing - yeah nice, but it doesn't actually help anything or anyone.
Just wait it out and enquire respectfully every week or two. I get your point about them but you still need to play it smart despite them being a pain in the arseHopefully the same, in a different place. I'm really keen on one, but they're using a recruiter who doesn't reply to emails.
Just getting the kids to bed at night is so much harder.I love daylight savings!