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 realised 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
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