I have a hammer, and I use it a lot around the house. I can swing that thing pretty good, too. In fact, I can hit a lot of stuff with that hammer and enjoy working around the house on little jobs with it. I use it to hang pictures or when I need to break something up.
Yes, I’ve owned that hammer for some time. But I don’t consider myself a carpenter just because I own it, and I don’t try to build a house with it. That’s because I know I’m not an expert at home construction.
Why is it then that people who enjoy something as a hobby, suddenly feel that they have the expertise to do it professionally? Read more →