"It's an ability to go out and work harder, smarter and more efficiently. We will look at the person, we will look at what they've done in this recession, where they've come from and how motivated they are."
"The Australian-ness is a really interesting thing," said Shane Brennan, Executive Producer of NCIS . "It really is. It's something special, and it's not just the accent. The accent attracts their attention, but there's a bluntness and there's a frankness about Australians that Americans respond to."
"What I look for when I hire - I look for these qualities, I look for no bullshitting: Tell me what the problem is, and don't be scared to tell me what the problem is, because we'll fix it together."
Couldn't have said it better myself; some people dont like me because I'm blunt but you'll always know where you stand with me.