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Dilbert told the Pointy-Haired Boss to take that job and shove it. Here’s what happened next.

In 2019, I turned my back on 30 years of engineering in a Dilbert cube, and launched out on my own as a copywriter.

I had a few advantages: Zero debt, low expenses, a wife with a job, and a few friends who’d told me I could write well. Success was assured, right?