Quotations on Hiring
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I don't watch the movies I make, so I haven't seen 'Footloose' since it came out. You see this young, hungry actor, it's pretty fun. I was the only one they screen tested. It was an attempt by the director and producer to talk the head of the studio into hiring me because they didn't want me.
- Kevin Bacon
(Keywords: Movies, Actor, Fun, Hiring, Pretty, Talk, Want)
So many actors wear wigs nowadays. Besides, if someone is hiring me because of how I wear my hair, I don't want to work with them anyway.
- Maria Bello
(Keywords: Work, Actors, Hair, Hiring, Want)
You don't make spending decisions, investment decisions, hiring decisions, or whether-you're-going-to-look-for-a-job decisions when you don't know what's going to happen.
- Michael Bloomberg
(Keywords: Decisions, Hiring, Investment)
I am convinced that nothing we do is more important than hiring and developing people. At the end of the day you bet on people, not on strategies.
- Larry Bossidy
(Keywords: People, Day, End, Hiring, Nothing)
But I guess the lesson is this: If you don't have confidence in yourself and think that you are worth hiring, or whatever it is, you can't expect anyone else to.
- Sam Donaldson
(Keywords: Confidence, Hiring, Worth)
I'm set to have my best year ever: I'm hiring some acts and there will be a show in the morning, in the afternoon and in the evening. I'm going to use my theater to its fullest potential.
- Mickey Gilley
(Keywords: Evening, Hiring, Potential, Theater, Will)
Of everyone else who was running, and there were some very talented people, none of them had anywhere near the experience I had in hiring people, holding them accountable, creating systems for accountability.
- John Hickenlooper
(Keywords: Experience, People, Hiring, Running)
From 20 years of experience hiring artists out of the schools, I know-they get worse every year. They're absolutely ridiculously retarded now.
- John Kricfalusi
(Keywords: Experience, Artists, Hiring, Now, Schools, Years)
We already know that anonymous letters are despicable. In etiquette, as well as in law, hiring a hit man to do the job does not relieve you of responsibility.
- Judith Martin
(Keywords: Etiquette, Hiring, Job, Law, Letters, Man, Responsibility)
Today, currently, business owners can go out and find out if the person they are hiring is eligible to work here or if they are not. We need to think about how we are impacting workers.
- Gary Miller
(Keywords: Business, Work, Hiring, Today, Workers)
Businesses should no longer be allowed to depress wages by hiring illegal labor and then falsely claim that Americans don't want to do the jobs.
- Dana Rohrabacher
(Keywords: Americans, Hiring, Jobs, Labor, Wages, Want)
HBO is really famous for hiring good people and staying out of their way until they ask for help, or need it. And that reputation is earned.
- Richard Russo
(Keywords: People, Famous, Help, Hiring, Reputation)
I had four or five years in school training as a soprano. I fell into pop singing because of economics. I got out of high school and had to go work, and they weren't hiring opera singers.
- Jo Stafford
(Keywords: Work, Economics, Hiring, Opera, School, Singing, Training, Years)
If we in fact were to begin enforcing the law against people who are hiring people who are here illegally, we would go a long way towards eliminating the problem.
- Tom Tancredo
(Keywords: People, Fact, Hiring, Law)
When I meet successful people I ask 100 questions as to what they attribute their success to. It is usually the same: persistence, hard work and hiring good people.
- Kiana Tom
(Keywords: Success, Work, People, Successful, Hard work, Hiring, Persistence, Questions)