Steve jobs said “A players hire A players, B players hire C players. Then you have a bozo explosion.”
His logic was B, C, and D player hire people a little bit less then them to make the feel better about themselves.
Steve wanted the best people he could find from the very bottom to the top. It’s been very successful for Apple.
They’ve grown into the top five largest, and most innovative companies in the world.
Talent is what makes successful businesses, successful. If you’re in business, and want to go to the next level; you need A players.