January 10, 2012

The Empty Suit

"Our greatest pretenses are built up not to hide the evil and the ugly in us, but our emptiness.  The hardest thing to hide is something that is not there."

Eric Hoffer
20th century American author/philosopher

Quality, capability, talent.

You know it when it is not there.

1 comment :

  1. This is so right on. The less a manager has to offer, the more they try to convince others they are not just capable, but are more so than others, the more obvious it is they aren't.