September 22, 2010 —
A T-shaped person is, by my reckoning, someone who is awesome at what they do plus they have an inclusive personality and understanding of the broader play.
As we grow so the challenge is to consistently find the right blend of skills and attitude from potentials. No longer are we looking for a ‘vertical’ skill set in the absence of a wider appreciation and understanding of communications.
The best bit of Ben’s post is his slideshare, check it out.