Lots of employers, listing the top traits that they want in an executive hire, will list both leadership and vision as very important. How often do both of these traits actually exist at a high level in the same individual?
A leader is someone that others follow, so the skill is managing and motivating others. This takes several key abilities:
• Ability to see a…
Great article this week on Psychology Today website called You Get Hired for What You Know; You Get Fired For…. Spoiler alert: They authors claim you get fired for WHO YOU ARE. The subtitle of the article is: Lessons from our favorite…Continue
Talent management expert Peter Cappelli has an article this week on Human Resource Executive OnLine entitledThe One Thing You Should Do Now. In this piece, Peter discusses how HR people can help their executives manage uncertainty. But of course, Peter is a professor, so it isn’t one…Continue
Added by Mark Bregman on September 15, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Yesterday was Labor Day, and my local newspaper ran excerpts from people talking about their first jobs. Thought I’d share mine, and I invite you to write me about yours!Continue