Summary of The Truth about Talent

A guide to building a dynamic workforce, realizing potential, and helping leaders succeed

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The Truth about Talent book summary
Look for talent among the people who already work for you.


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Talent is the key to business success, but how do companies recognize it and develop it? Human resources expert Jacqueline Davies and international life coach Jeremy Kourdi understand that many employees possess nascent talent and offer a guide on how to provide your workers an environment where their gifts can flourish. getAbstract recommends this authoritative, in-depth manual to human resources professionals, business owners or leaders looking to engage employees and secure their companies’ future. Talent is all around you. Recognize and nurture it.

In this summary, you will learn

  • What talent is
  • How to recognize it
  • How to develop it in your business or organization


Talent: What It Is, What It Isn’t
Business leaders tend to believe that only an elite group of their most intelligent employees is worth cultivating and advancing. But undeveloped talent exists at all levels of every company. Workers require a nurturing environment – a “talent ecology” – ...
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About the Authors

Jacqueline Davies is a human resources professional and talent expert. Jeremy Kourdi is an executive coach and business writer.

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