Not all software developers are interested in being promoted to higher levels in the ranks of an organization. Climbing the career ladder can be a risky and scary move. If you are not ready for it, you might land in a position that you are not qualified to take. Unless you have a good mentor, promotions can be daunting.
Most software developers I know want to code; that is what they love to do, and what makes them happy. Higher level system architecture, technical leadership or management are … [Read more...] about Career advice: work yourself out of your job