You Don’t Need to Specialize to Be Successful

Encouraging all those who have difficulty finding a specific path

Woman aircraft worker — Photo by Library of Congress

When specialization is required

I have to be honest, you need specialists around you.

Do you really know who Leonardo da Vinci really was?

Photo by Mika Baumeister

Specialists need generalists

Specialization is hard (as being a generalist) and I admire people going very deep in their chosen field.

Adopt the T-shaped skills

The best way to go is to adopt the T-shaped skills. It's simple to understand and you can build your own easily.

Why T-shaped people?

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