When you start a new career is common to be curious about many areas and eager to be great, at everything. This energy if good, but you must know how to channel it properly. The spray and pray approach may satisfy your curiosity, but serious focus on one or two areas with yield faster results.
Relax. Eventually you can explore other things, but consider going deep on one subject for 3-5 years. Master that skill. Become the subject matter expert. In most (all?) professions, specialists get more compensation and respect. Pick a niche and go deep. Resist some of the shiny gold balls that pop up to draw your attention.
Learn more about the power of niche on this episode.
Question of the day: What niche could you focus on for the next 3 years? (Comment below or on twitter)
Essential career advice for ambitious young professionals.