Many people I’ve met have not necessarily discussed their lives as beginners in their area of expertise. And, as a journalist myself, it can become disheartening to think you are the only one who has ever been a beginner. Like many things, expertise in a specific area, or multiple areas, takes time, and sometimes that time takes longer than we care for it to take; however, when we finally get there, the blood, sweat and tears prove to be worth it.
Becoming an expert takes time, but we must live as beginners first. Here’s what I think it takes to become an expert in anything