The talent myth: are smart people overrated?

Malcolm Gladwell argues that the hiring of talented people and allowing them uncontrolled freedom can be counter-productive for a company.

The Talent Myth

Are smart people overrated?

Malcolm GladwellThe New Yorker

 

Five years ago, several executives at McKinsey & Co., America's largest and most prestigious management consulting firm, launched what they called the 'war for...