This article written by Jeff Haden for Inc. has a great and truly meaningful intro: “Forget good to great. Here’s what makes a great employee remarkable.”

We couldn’t agree more with his points, especially the 8 qualities:

  1. They ignore job descriptions
  2. They’re eccentric…
  3. But they know when to dial it back
  4. They publicly praise…
  5. And they privately complain
  6. They speak when others won’t
  7. They like to prove others wrong
  8. They’re always fiddling

Read the full story with explanations at