This question already has an answer here:
- Why was my question closed or down voted? 11 answers
Here is the link to the question that was considered off-topic: https://softwareengineering.stackexchange.com/q/277933/69485
I read the answer to another question on here (meta.programmers.stackexchange.com) that as long as the question doesn't just apply to me and it applies to programmers in general, then the career question should be acceptable. Why was my question not considered on-topic specifically? What can I do (if anything) to change the question?