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From Down and Out to Junior Software Engineer

A method for those thinking of a career change to software development or simply a way out

The importance of discipline to a career in tech.

Reading George Orwell's, Down and Out in Paris & London, one can’t help but be moved by the coldness of poverty; and whilst money won’t bring happiness, at the close of the book you might come to the conclusion that it does ward off…




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Andrei Schiller-Chan

Andrei Schiller-Chan

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