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Can You Break Your Expert’s Curse?

The dark side of your expertise

Illustration of a hand with a key, trying to open a locked brain
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“Sometimes you’re a victim of your own success.”

(Jan Vertonghen)

Your expertise can be crippling. How so?

In 4 ways...

Expertise can stop self-growth

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Vishal Mehta

Vishal Mehta

Top Writer in Ideas • Dreamer with a third eye 📸 • I write about my observations, opinions, and experiences. vishalkmehta@gmail.com

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