| ||Ask HN: Programmers Above 50, Is It Possible to Have a Career Past Your 50s?|
158 points by thewarrior on May 6, 2015 | hide | past | web | favorite | 133 comments |
|This article is on the frontpage so this might be a bit redundant but this article points to a worrying reality that we young programmers don't want to confront.|
Many people just dismiss the issue by saying , "If you don't stay with the times then you deserve to be fired" but if MIT Grads , who are in the 99th percentile of ability and pedigree are in such a bad situation then one can only imagine how bad it is on the ground.
So , I'd like people who've been in this field for decades or those who are above 50 to share their advice and experiences.
| Apply to YC