While there are several hundred variations of career counseling questions, one of the more common ones revolves around risk. The philosophical question: should I take the safe, unhappy route or take a chance at the riskier but happier (if it works out) route?
Ask your older wiser self:
This is not as abstract as it sounds. We all have a wiser version of us that instructs us all the time: don’t eat so many sweets late at night, exercise more, stay in touch with old friends. Go talk to you. See what you advise.