Steve Boese asks Is it a business strategy or a talent strategy?

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Last year when the annual ‘Culture Eats Strategy’ discussion flared up, (Reminder: You are supposed to repeat the phrase ‘Culture eats Strategy’ for variously breakfast/lunch/dinner/the 3:00AM run to Taco Bell over and over again, even if you don’t actually know what it means and have no real way of proving it), I offered a slightly alternative take – that ‘Talent’, or better and less jargony, ‘People’ might trump both Cullture and Strategy.

After all, ‘people’, (remember them?), formulate the business strategy, and shape the culture with their behaviors, actions, interactions, etc. Last year I sort of felt that the silly debate…

Read the whole post over at Steve Boese’s HR Technology Journal (an FOT contributor blog).