He fled his home during the Chinese occupation of Tibet and soon set up a government in exile in India. The monk has been the spiritual leader of his people and his religion since he was 15 years old.
The great thing about being surrounded by people who have experienced more than you is being able to pick their brains. We turned to a recent Quora thread that asked users for the most valuable skill person
(Author’s note: Quite a few readers contacted me after this column was published. You made some really good points, and I listened. So, I wrote a sequel: 17 Simple Habits That Make You Look More Professional.)