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Who Else Hates the Term “Jack-of-All-Trades”?

Thursday, May 8, 2014

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Who Else Hates the Term “Jack-of-All-Trades”?

Out of all the terms used to refer to multipotentialites, the one I like least is “jack-of-all-trades.” With the exception of someone choosing to self-identify as a jack/jill-of-all-trades, the term always appears to me to be dripping with condescension. “You are a little good at many things, but not great at any of them,” “You […]

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