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My journey from truck driver to QA Engineer

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My journey from truck driver to QA Engineer

My name is Daniel Gold, and I have changed my life! I’m a happily married man, a father of 2 lovely boys, and for 7 years of my life - I have been a truck driver. I worked only night shifts driving hundreds of miles. Manually packing, distributing, loading and unloading more than 6 tones of merchandise a day, in minus 4 degrees warehouses, I could only dream of a desk job or a comfortable office chair. One day while I was driving my distribution truck, I could not disregard the thought that this is not the place I would like to be in 10 years from now. Let’s be honest, unless we win the lottery we will all work somewhere, the question is how and where? Like everyone at some point in their lives, I started to think about getting an education. Being a father and having a full time night job, did not allow me to pause everything and go get myself an academic degree. So I started my quest for an alternative way to find my calling in life. The light i…