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Get comfortable with being uncomfortable. (Learning technique)

Photo by Kevin Richardson We, as developers, very often feel overwhelmed with the amount of frameworks/tools/libraries/paradigms getting out so fast, especially if you are working in the web development industry. To have a job from 9 to 5, spend time with your family,  have time for your hobbies, maybe work in a side project, and also stay up-to-date with the latest technologies, is extremely hard, and guess what? that's pretty normal in our profession. You have to stay tuned to the latest technologies, you can't keep away  from that.  Consequently, you will be in the uncomfortable zone of being exposed to new knowledge, again and again. So many questions come to your mind, but the biggest one is   What can I do to stay relevant and avoid to die trying? I have also made that question to myself and after some failed attempts, a simple technique has given me some amazing results and I hope it works for you too. Warning: with the next technique I don't pretend to m