Why Calling Yourself an Expert Doesn’t Make You One

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I logged on to Medium this morning — as I do most mornings — and stumbled across an article that had me shaking my head before I’d even finished reading the title.

The intent of the piece, I guess, was to position the author as coming from a place of expertise; that the advice they were sharing was…

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Karen Smart

Karen Smart

Freelance wordsmith and renegade semicolon over-user.