Coping Mechanisms and Unlearned Skills

The thing about an environment where the main thing you are learning is survival skills: what are you /not/ learning as a result?

One of the things I’ve been meditating on since escaping the tech industry is what skills do you not acquire when the main skills you are learning are how to cope in a bad situation? And do you have to unlearn them to go back? The other thing about environments where we “cope” rather than “thrive” […]

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