Willing to put in the time = Work ethic? Brace yourself: People who succeed in the Bay Area regularly blast past the 40-hour mark by Wednesday. Want to exist comfortably on 40 hours and no more? Move to Terre Haute or Biloxi.
The Bay Area is the Big Leagues. This AA-level bullshit simply isn’t enough to carry, no matter where you think the story ends.
You’re simply wrong.