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Demotivated after getting support project even with 2 years prior experience

A few thoughts: Should I consider switching to a new company, or swallow my thoughts and give my best ? These two options don't seem to be mutually exclusive; you can give your best while keeping an ...
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Should I put C, C++, Java and Python projects in my resume if I want to go into web development?

Yes. You should definitely put C, C++, Java and Python on your resume regardless of which software positions you apply for. These skillsets will show the hiring managers that, overall, you have a ...
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Demotivated after getting support project even with 2 years prior experience

I hear that you are demotivated. Allow me to change the perspective. You state, "that I would up my career game". Being in maintenance is a step in that process. One of the best ways to ...
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Demotivated after getting support project even with 2 years prior experience

You don't get to choose your projects unless you own the company Clearly you have some idea about value in a company based on what people work on. You need to get that out of your head now. Not ...
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Should I put C, C++, Java and Python projects in my resume if I want to go into web development?

A language or framework is only a small part or software development. There are lots of shared tools and skills between projects of different languages and platforms. Take for example source control (...
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How can I learn to navigate office politics?

In order to answer this - I'm going to address firstly your 3 points and then some broader advise. For the record, I work in IT. "Making people support me" - This is probably the biggest one ...
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How to recover from a missing portfolio element?

If you spent 9 years on a project than you should definitely put that in your resume. The only things you should leave out of your resume are jobs that only lasted a month or two that didn't pan out. ...
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Demotivated after getting support project even with 2 years prior experience

Unfortunately this happens occasionally to all of us. Ask for a timeline, which will help you understand whether they are delivering on their promises or not. In any case the product you are currently ...
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Demotivated after getting support project even with 2 years prior experience

Now, I feel like I have been demoted at my workpalce, and my career is finished. I am no longer motivated to work anymore. It has been 2 months of joining this new company. Obviously, your career isn'...

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