40 Minute Mentor

August 29, 2023

The Rise of The Generalist, with Milly Tamati, Founder of Generalist World

In today’s bite-sized 40 Minute Mentor episode, we’re joined by Milly Tamati to explore the rise of the Generalist. 

Milly is not only a Generalist, but a Community builder and Founder of Generalist World

Before leaning into all things Generalist, Milly built businesses all over the world, including co-owning a hostel in Thailand, a wine tour in Australia and an illustration agency in the UK. 

40 Minute Mentor with Milly Tamati
“The traditional definition (of a Generalist) has been a ‘Jack of all trades’, which often comes with a negative connotation.”

Milly Tamati

Tune in to discover

The making of her Generalist skillset [01:33]
Defining what a Generalist really is [03:53]
Specialist vs Generalist [05:34]
Ending the "Jack of all trades" narrative [08:15]
Framing your Generalist career to employers [09:47] 
The Generalist World community [13:05] 
Quality over quantity in community building [15:43] 

Listen on

Helpful links

➡️ Connect with Milly: https://www.linkedin.com/in/milly-tamati/ 

➡️ Check out Generalist World: https://www.generalist.world/ 

 

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