“Somebody once said that in looking for people to hire, you look for three qualities:integrity, intelligence, and energy. And if you don’t have the first, the other two will kill you. You think about it; it’s true. If you hire somebody without [integrity], you really want them to be dumb and lazy.”
Warren Buffett is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is one of the most successful investors in the world. Buffett is the chairman, CEO, and largest shareholder of Berkshire Hathaway, and is ranked among the world’s wealthiest people at US$66.9 billion (April, 2016).
Robin Speziale is the national bestselling author of Market Masters, which is available at Chapters, Indigo, and Coles as well as Costco and Amazon.ca. He lives in Toronto, Ontario. Learn more about Market Masters.