If you’re looking to hire someone, stop looking for an MBA or 20 years experience in some niche industry.
Look for people who.
– Are self taught. (autodidact)
– Are comfortable with uncertainty.
– Make no excuses.
– Have extreme ownership.
– Have resilience and grit.
– Want to change the world.
– Are passionate about something (it’s your job to channel that passion towards your company).
– High IQ… Higher EQ.
– Show humility and gratitude.
– Share credit for wins, own losses.
– Brings others up.
– Has a high level of self awareness and can articulate their own faults.
– Competes & likes to win.
– Are flexible but focused.
What else would you add to this list?