Paul Ford: To Own the Future, Read Shakespeare. “The interdisciplinarian is essentially an exile. Someone who respects no borders enjoys no citizenship.”

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Tim Brown

Queued the article to read later, but this one line you quoted — man, I have felt this. When you don’t fit neatly into labeled buckets (or job descriptions) and are trying to do new things, it’s a struggle. Having people who believe in you is critical.

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