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If you weren't in tech, what else would you be doing? I'd be a journalist.

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Possibly living in a van down by the river. Maybe I can do both since we are all WFH indefinitely now.

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Definitely be doing art - like painting. Or maybe a chemistry professor.

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I would probably have gone the tenure-track, academic research route instead of going into industry. I was quite torn when I finished graduate school and really the only reason I ended up in industry is because industry offered me an opportunity I wanted before academia did.

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Question is, why are you still in tech..? (Not judging, just curious as to why you didn’t pursue that) or are you pursuing it in the tech domain ?

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For me tech is still where I'm happiest (I'd like to be a butcher), I wouldn't give it up now anything else. Though... If I wasn't in tech, see above :)

I’m actually quitting very soon to pursue my passion—life and leadership coach and new thought minister

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I'd be a butcher :)

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I'd have a studio of my own in a tropical location and I'll make and sell acrylic paintings :)

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Working for a B-Corp or nonprofit

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Something in emergency management

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I'd start my own small business, something creative involving textiles

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creating music/soundtracks for video games

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When I was a kid I wanted to be an Astronomer...then a Sports Reporter...both seem to be quite impossible careers unless you are a genius or know the right people.

I used to want to be an astronomer until I took astronomy as an undergrad. Most boring class I ever took. And somehow I found computer science fun lol

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That’s funny I earned my undergrad degree in journalism as well!

I would be making music.

Does anyone here know when corporate America and other global corporations are going to take dirt naps. I have a feeling the future is going to be driven by individuals. Thoughts?

Statistics, nonprofit coordination, or some kinda customer engagement stuff like community things (😉) or field marketing

High school counselor then HS principal.

Probably environmental engineer if I couldn't make a career in music work

I used to be an environmental engineer...I left it for tech!

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I’d be back in consulting

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Ahh it is posting but into middle of feed as opposed to top.

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Any ladies here splurge on the Stuart Weitzman over the knee boots?!

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Who has hired someone to clean their house?

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Client regularly gets drunk at dinners and touches my chest and legs 😂. She's cool and I'm not getting much action otherwise so I'm cool with it. I think my SM feels threatened though.

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Anyone else a first generation college student / come from a blue collar household? Do you constantly work your ass off, but somehow feel like you're a fraud and someone's going to figure it out?

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Any thoughts on a Biden/Harris student loan forgiveness plan looks like? You think it will cover all loans, or just federal? And also do you think it will cover associate/bachelors/masters?

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Best book you read in 2016?

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