Many people have the misunderstanding that developers work in a field that is black and white. That each challenge we face has a simple and natural solution. We in the industry know that this is completely untrue.
In order to maintain our edge must be proactive with our continued education and professional development.
Never has there been a time where learning resources are so readily available. The only thing that limits your educational pursuits is the time you can commit to them. This is an amazing time to be self-directed in your learning.