Fast Company The People Factor Being a business builder means living in the trenches. It also means you'd better have good people in there with you. Winners' words of wisdom on how to find the best. By Alison Overholt Hire for attitude. Skills can be taught. Shared vision, shared values: When it comes to partners, make sure you see the world the same way. A version of this article appeared in the May 2005 issue of Fast Company magazine.