Software People — How Do You Deal With Stress/Bullies/Frustration?
Ahmad Awais ⚡️ Sep 18
This is not really a post. Questions instead. It's a topic very close to my heart. As a full-time open source software developer/advocate — who's been working remotely for the last five years — I have had my fair share of problems with Stress/Bullies/Frustration and all sorts of such stuff.
I wanted to open up a little — just enough to share that some days it's just way too hard for me to handle. Today was one of those days. A mix of bullying and abusive feedback for my work that I did for free. Being misunderstood. Strong headache. I just felt like I quit. And then closed my laptop, got up, and went for a jog. But I have to ask, I know I am not alone —
How do you deal with Stress as a software person?!