“A country is established by talents, politics is governed by talents, and business is prospered by talents.” Talents are the first resource and a strategic resource to realize national rejuvenation and win the initiative in international competition. What kind of human resources you have determines the future of a country. At present, our country has entered a new journey of building a modern socialist country across the country and marching towards the second centenary goal. It is more thirsty for talents than at any time in history. On the new journey, to promote innovative development and high-quality development, it is necessary to better cultivate talents, use talents, and rely on talents. We must firmly adhere to the strategic position of talent-led development.
Revitalize scientific and technological innovation talents and enhance international competitiveness. History has proved that whoever has first-class innovative talents and scientists can take advantage of scientific and technological innovation. “To achieve our goal, high-level technological self-reliance is the key.” In today’s world, technological innovation has become the main battlefield of the international strategic game, and the competition around the commanding heights of science and technology is unprecedentedly fierce. To achieve high-level self-reliance and self-improvement in our country, in the final analysis, we must rely on high-level innovative talents. Throughout the history of scientific and technological development since the founding of New China, from the difficult steps at the beginning to today’s leading technologies such as aerospace, quantum information, and brain science, our country has continued to grow in the field of scientific and technological innovation, which vividly demonstrates that China’s scientific and technological strength is moving forward from the accumulation of quantity. A qualitative leap. However, the road to science and technology does not stop here. Only by insisting that talents are the first resource, speeding up the construction of national strategic talents, and gathering talents from all over the world to use them can we establish a competitive advantage in human resources and enhance international competitiveness.
Revitalize young backbone talents and enhance the backbone of a strong country. “A strong youth makes the country strong” Young talents, as the source of national strategic talent power, determine the future of the country. In the cause of building a scientific and technological power, the vast number of young scientific researchers shoulder heavy responsibilities and become the vanguards in overcoming difficulties. They are active in the amazing scientific and technological achievements such as Chang’e, Kunlong, and Hualong No. 1, which brings us one step closer to a technological power. Up to now, the proportion of young scientific and technological personnel in our country has reached 79%. Each of the vigorous young people has the vigor of “like the sun rising from the Fusang”, the aggressiveness of “dare to change the sun and the moon into a new sky”, and “the sharp edge of the sword comes out of sharpening”. The hard work releases the energy of youth. They have shown what Chinese youth should look like and have become the backbone of the country’s development process.
Revitalize the construction of talent teams and enhance the country’s comprehensive strength. “The country is prospered by the people, the government is governed by talents”, and it is our inevitable choice to give full play to the potential advantages of our country’s rich human resources and take the road of strengthening the country with talents. The construction of the talent team is related to the enhancement of my country’s comprehensive national strength and international competitiveness, and is related to the realization of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation. Building a strong talent team is the fundamental guarantee for promoting the high-quality development of the business. It is imperative to do a good job in optimizing the structure of the talent team. The construction of the talent team should be placed in the strategic planning and overall layout of social development for planning, deployment, and promotion, so that the normal and system of talent development will become more mature. Consolidate the talent system, inject strong force into the construction of the talent team, and further enhance the country’s comprehensive strength. (Li Yuxin)