How to become a Jack of all trades and Master of Some

Nicholas Grundy | TEDxGalway

When deciding what career path to follow, we all too often choose one single option. This unfortunately leads many of us to become miserable and disengaged in our jobs. Nicholas Grundy looks at how we can question the norm, trying anything and everything as Jacks or Jills of all trades, and masters of our own lives.

Having started as an Engineer and Army Officer, Nicholas left behind these stable careers to pursue his dream of being a photographer.

However, with his new found freedom, he soon realized he had more passions than photography.

Since then, he used his military and construction experience to turn various interests into professions as well - videography, German translation, teaching and travel writing - Making him a true jack of all trades and master of some This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.

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