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I'm starting to wish I went to school solely for the potential to get into research if I wanted. Unfortunately, although it seems like it would be more interesting and fulfilling, it also seems like financial suicide.

> you can try working in a very different kind of programming.

On that note, how do you manage to work in X when all your years of experience are in Y? I'd love to try different things, but I just don't know how to pivot

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