Why being a Jack or Jill of all trades suck.

Italian Polymath Leonardo da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man
Jack and Jill from the movie Puss in Boots

But there are times when you don’t have a choice, most likely now during the pandemic, where either your colleagues are sent home for nothing or the computers take their place. In such cases, you will be asked to do more than what Jack or Jill are capable of.

Stay resilient. What I’m trying to say is — Achieving mastery in one or two is more often only by choice, while you enjoy the luxury to upskill yourself in your area of work. It takes time. Hence the experience.

Interests and skills are subject to change over time. Comes down to you, Ultimately.



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