Ruined by a bad experience

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The biggest downside of a bad experience isn’t just the experience, it’s the fact that it can stop you from giving something another shot.

My parents worked in central government jobs all their lives. In those jobs, promotions were few and far between. Things apparently inched forward every few years as people stayed in one job all their lives and retired with great benefits like a pension.