Samuel’s perspicacity made him an ideal company employee: he was not only quick to understand the company’s structure, but could also easily identify ways to succeed. His perspicacity and clear insight led the board of directors to recommend him early on as a valuable partner. The board wanted this company to move into the marketplace quickly, and knew that people who exercised perspicacity and clear reasoning were essential in making this happen.
Quiz: What is perspicacity?
- A penetrating intelligence.
- The ability to choose a good business partner.
- A way of identifying successful business methods.