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Should I be worried if I have constantly bounced from short project to project (excellent performance) and don't really see myself with a single tangible/transferable skill? I'm 1.5 yrs in & 24.

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My partner and coach think it's no big deal, but I think it could be a problem. One, because they're probably looking at me from a long term lens and thinking I can pick up many different skills. Two, what if I want to leave and go elsewhere? What am I going to sell myself on?

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You are definitely learning skills. Whether sharpening your PPT skills and story lining, excel, project management, etc. You're also seeing how your EAs and SAs operate at the next level. Further, you're expanding your network. This might all sound elementary. But it helps.

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At this point your career you still have time to try different things out. At some point you will want to narrow down and focus more

How short are these projects? Even if your projects are all over the place, how can there be no tangible/transferable skills?

+1, @PwC1. The important thing is that this doesn't become the only thing you're known for. Figure out what you want to do and how people from those projects can help

No give it a few more years

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