If you ever hit a wall at your current job, you can jump ship and swim to the shores of variety island. A Jack of All Trades gets their pick of work as long as they’re competent enough. While you’re working one job, you’re practicing other skills, making yourself ready to find excitement doing something new whenever you need it. No more boredom and no more ruts. Who knows, you might even encounter a field of expertise you never thought you’d be passionate about along the way.

via The Surprising Benefits (and Pitfalls) of Being a “Jack of All Trades”.