Are You and "I" or a "T"?
Forbes article by Andy Boynton
It is useful to think about two kinds—or shapes—of professionals. One can be shaped either like an “I” (think narrow and tight) or a “T” (think extended). The I-shaped professional is highly versed in a specific area of expertise and learns by drilling more deeply into a particular field. The T-shaped person has broader skills and knowledge and learns by linking up different perspectives from different specialties. READ MORE.