A tale of two humans

At my core, I am a storyteller. I think in story. I see story. It’s my most instinctive language. And thus I have a story today, about you.

You work at a company you love and today you get to choose a new hire. You have two resumes in front of you. The two applicants have the same degree and graduated the same year. Thomas graduated from a state college with decent grades, but not a lot of extracurriculars. William graduated from an Ivy League with stellar grades supported by a solid list of internships and glowing recommendations. (more…)