Originally Posted by Architect
Funny thing is I actually like my job, I think I'd FIRE just to get to do more interesting computer work.
I enjoy software development and R & D. I didn't enjoying doing it in American commercial or gov't settings. I did enjoy working overseas, but in this case it was mainly the fun of being an expatriate overshadowing the pain of corporate politics.
Now I'm doing extremely interesting software R & D as an entrepreneur; the trick is figuring out how to make money while having fun.
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