The best employers understand that in order to build a great company, they need the best people. In his book entitled ‘Topgrading‘ Brad Smart outlines the different types of employees an employer is faced with, and classifies them into A player, B player and C player. The simplest definition is that A players are the top 10% of candidates who are available at your pay bracket.
In this list from Scaling Up users Appster, we walk through the Top ten signs you are an A player.
8. You are a problem solver and thinker. You are not easily discouraged. If you get stuck or bogged down, you willingly seek help and assistance.
9. You know that time is precious and take steps to make the maximum use of your time. You are careful not to cause other people to waste their time either.
10. …and the Top sign you are an A-player is…
11. You are willing to push through difficult circumstances and situations. You know that there can be “no gain without pain”. You are willing to sacrifice today in order to achieve a greater reward in the future!