You are here


Here's to the oddballs at work

Bosses and peers either love or hate mavericks, but companies need them for their different ways of thinking and doing


THE next time someone calls you an oddball at work, consider it a badge of honour. As Dr Seuss puts it: "Why fit in when you were born to stand out?"

Call them what you want - misfits, mavericks or even troublemakers. Being different is not usually regarded very kindly, but companies are...

Market voices on: