Would you consider yourself a specialist or a generalist? In other words, have you focused your talents on one area in particular? Or are you more of a “jack-of-all-trades” — someone who does a lot of different things and has many different interests?

Which do you think is the better approach to life? Is it better to focus on one thing early on and get really good at it? Or to pursue many different interests, hobbies and careers over a lifetime? Why do you think the way you do?

Tell us in the comments, then read the related Book Review to find out one author’s thoughts.

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