If you injured your knee and needed surgery, you’d likely want to pass on the surgeon who’s never completed or observed a knee surgery at all.
It’s the same with a soon-to-be-married couple looking to commission a baker for their special moment.
Or a business hiring a product designer on an intensive 8 month contract.
A professional is needed in all cases, versus somebody who just wants to wing it.
The difference between the two is that professionals have plans. They have processes, procedures, and routines they follow that ensure a high probability of success.
We can be spontaneous when it comes to hobbies, but if we’re looking to take a step towards becoming professionals then we’ve got to be willing to commit to a plan.