Tune In: Business analyst Marcus Buckingham at Student Forum

Marcus BuckinghamTo succeed in today’s workplace, employees must have very clear ideas about their own strengths and weaknesses, said pioneering researcher and best-selling author Marcus Buckingham during the Turner Construction Student Forum Oct. 16. Unfortunately, he continued, “Most of us are just rubbish at it. The most popular answer in job interviews to the question ‘What are your strengths?’ is ‘I like working with people,’ or ‘I’m a people person’ – with no mention of which people or what you’re doing with these people.” Read the Q&A and watch the video. video