Tag: passion

Can You Measure Passion in Candidates In Interviews?

You want candidates who are passionate about what they do for a living, don’t you? Of course you do. But passion for a profession is tough to get a grip on. And like most subjective things, there’s a whole lot of bulls**t going on in the world related to determining whether someone has passion for what they do. But the need persists. You can…

Why Talking ‘Passion’ Can Make All the Difference

“Passion will move men beyond themselves, beyond their shortcomings, beyond their failures,” iconic American writer Joseph Campbell said. That’s true at the organization level as well. A passionate, engaged workforce can push your company out of the mire of mediocrity. There’s no time to waste.

How Apple design guru Jony Ive discovered his passion (AAPL)

Apple design guru Jony Ive described finding his passion in a recent Financial Times profile. Ive studied design at Northumbria University, but his interest in making things goes back much earlier than that. “I wasn’t sure what the activity was called, but when I was seven or eight, I knew that I enjoyed drawing and making, and that the drawing was in service of…