The Secret Origins of Corporate Strategy | Harvard IdeaCast

Last Updated Apr 6, 2010 3:52 PM EDT

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These days business is a strategy game and there are loads of consultants who have become expert players. But believe it or not, corporate strategy as we know it didn't really develop until the 1960s. In this podcast, Walter Kiechel, author of the book "The Lords of Strategy: The Secret History of the new Corporate World," talks about the rise of consultants and why they play such an essential role in business.

Featured Guest: Walter Kiechel, author of the book "The Lords of Strategy: The Secret History of the new Corporate World."

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