How I ditched my comfortable job and switched careers to be a programmer

Mike Huls
Mike Huls
May 16 · 8 min read

“Don’t be afraid to take a big step when one is indicated. You can’t cross a chasm in two small jumps.” — David Lloyd George

Where will this road lead? (image by Shaz Sedighzadeh on Unsplash)

A few years ago I looked up at the office tower I worked in, saw all the silhouettes of people in suits, working at their desk and wondered ‘is this what I’m going to do for the rest of my life?” Despite years of…