In an age where experts contend that specialization and hours of practice make one successful, David Epstein, author of Range, argues that generalists who have a diverse background prosper due to their ability to apply broad knowledge to rapidly changing environments. In the Future of Work podcast, host Jacob Morgan and Epstein explore examples of depth versus breadth, and the fit of the specialist and generalist in today’s modern economy. Epstein asserts that generalists make stronger leaders, and provides a path for developing personal range at any age.
About the Podcast
Jacob Morgan, host of The Future of Work podcast, interviews David Epstein, author of two best-selling books, Range and The Sports Gene.