You’ve read all of your free items this month. To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. Advertising Age Article Abstract Hiring and Cultivating a New Kind of Talent Today's Problems Call for Expert Generalists, or 'Pi-Shaped' Talent By Eduardo Braniff, Published on September 04, 2009 1 Want more Access, Content & Connections? Upgrade to Membership. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. To get uninterrupted access and additional benefits, become a member today. Become a Member Already a member? Log in.