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Paul Allen If I’m going to do something, I do it spectacularly or I don’t do it at all. Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Alsaud - Action - Commitment It is hope in this wider sense which enabled my father to build, from scratch, one of India's largest modern enterprises. His was an undertaking powered by hard work, initiative, self-belief but, above all else, the capacity, as he would often say, "to dream with your eyes wide open". Anil Ambani - Ambition - Belief - Goals - Commitment - Work We see our customers as invited guests to a party, and we are the hosts. It's our job every day to make every important aspect of the customer experience a little bit better. Jeff Bezos - Customers - Commitment The change we need is fixing this broken economy from the bottom up.. not tax breaks for the wealthy and huge corporations that ship U.S. jobs overseas. We need to focus on defeating al Qaeda and the Taliban and restoring America's standing in the world.. not an unending commitment in Iraq. Joe Biden - War - Iraq - Change - Economy - Taxes - Wealth - Companies - America - Jobs - World - Com mitment So much of politics is about the daily grind of political business: the people to see, the myriad different facets of government, the remorseless agenda of this part of the media or that. Tony Blair - Politicians - Commitment - People I can imagine no more important contribution to our country’s future than a long-term commitment to improving urban K-12 public schools. Eli Broad - Education - Imagine - Important - America - School - Commitment - Improvement I believe the true road to preeminent success in any line is to make yourself master in that line. I have no faith in the policy of scattering one's resources, and in my experience I have rarely if ever met a man who achieved preeminence in money making.. certainly never one in manufacturing.. who was interested in many concerns. Andrew Carnegie - Money - Success - Commitment The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it. Andrew Carnegie - Commitment - Success I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat. Winston Churchill - Commitment - Work - Politicians If I set for myself a task, be it so trifling, I shall see it through. How else shall I have in myself to do important things? George Clason - Commitment - Goals - Encouragement The kind of commitment I find among the best performers across virtually every field is a singleminded passion for what they do, an unwavering desire for excellence in the way they think and the way they work. Genuine is what launches you out of bed in the morning, and through your day with a spring in your step. Jim Collins - Commitment - Passion - Confidence - Motivational - Thinking - Work
I'm convinced that we can write and live our own scripts more than most people will acknowledge. I also know the price that must be paid. It's a real struggle to do it. It requires visualization and affirmation. It involves living a life of integrity, starting with making and keeping promises, until the whole human personality the senses, the thinking, the feeling, and the intuition are ultimately integrated and harmonized. Stephen Covey - Commitment - Decisions - Goals - Life - Self Help You look for stars. You look for the makeup of artists who can have long lasting careers and who could be headliners. Clive Davis - Commitment - Jobs - Long Term Investing The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are, first, hard work; second, stick-toitiveness; third, common sense. Thomas Edison - Work - Success The successful person makes a habit of doing what the failing person doesn't like to do. Thomas Edison - Failure - Commitment - Success Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration. Accordingly a genius is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework. Thomas Edison - Work - Commitment - Success - Inspirational Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can be a true master. For this reason mastery demands all of a person. Albert Einstein - Determination - Commitment - Strength - True We're not in this for the fast money. Really, what we want is to be part of this industry. David Filo - Commitment - Money - Internet In the realm of ideas everything depends on enthusiasm.. in the real world all rests on perseverance. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Ideas - Commitment - Ambition I could have closed down bits of British Home Stores to make more money but it’s not my style. I want to make my money as a retailer, not by putting people out of work. Philip Green - Commitment - Jobs - Work - Money - Business Long shots do come in and hard work, dedication and perseverance will overcome almost any prejudice and open almost any door. John H. Johnson - Work - Encouragement - Commitment I would tell young people to start where they are with what they have and that the secret of a big success is starting with a small success and dreaming bigger and bigger dreams, I would tell them also that a young Black or a young Black man can't dream too much today or dare too much if he or she works hard, perseveres and dedicates themselves to excellence. John H. Johnson - Motivational - Work - Success - Commitment I was able to see what I wanted to do, I could see the opportunity, even when others could not, and I stay committed to doing it and doing it well, no matter what. Magic Johnson - Opportunity - Vision - Commitment It's easy to have principles when you're rich. The important thing is to have principles when you're poor.
Ray Kroc - Rich - Poverty - Commitment We take the hamburger business more seriously than anyone else. Ray Kroc - Business - Commitment The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor. Vince Lombardi - Life - Commitment It's easy to have faith in yourself and have discipline when you're a winner, when you're number one. What you've got to have is faith and discipline when you're not yet a winner. Vince Lombardi - Winning - Determination - Goals - Optimistic - Commitment - Discipline My first six years in the business were hopeless. There are a lot of times when you sit and you say "Why am I doing this? I'll never make it. It's just not going to happen. I should go out and get a real job, and try to survive." George Lucas - Business - Commitment - Challenges - Jobs If you want to be successful in a particular field of endeavor, I think perseverance is one of the key qualities. It's very important that you find something that you care about, that you have a deep passion for, because you're going to have to devote a lot of your life to it. George Lucas - Commitment - Success - Passions Friends, Comrades and fellow South Africans. I greet you all in the name of peace, democracy and freedom for all. I stand here before you not as a prophet but as a humble servant of you, the people. Your tireless and heroic sacrifices have made it possible for me to be here today. I therefore place the remaining years of my life in your hands. Nelson Mandela - Freedom - Peace - Democracy - Commitment - Inspirational Everyone experiences tough times, it is a measure of your determination and dedication how you deal with them and how you can come through them. Lakshmi Mittal - Challenges - Commitment - Problems Hard work certainly goes a long way. These days a lot of people work hard, so you have to make sure you work even harder and really dedicate yourself to what you are doing and setting out to achieve. Lakshmi Mittal - Commitment - Work I enjoy my work so much that I have to be pulled away from my work into leisure. Ralph Nader - Work - Commitment It wasn't as though I really made a commitment to it; there wasn't anything else around. So I wasn't driven to become an actor.. it just seemed to be the thing that I managed to do best. Paul Newman - Career - Commitment - Best I always wanted to be the best I could be at whatever I did. I didn't want to be the number one golfer in the world. I just wanted to be as good as I could be. I work hard, I push myself hard, and I probably even expect too much of myself. Greg Norman - Work - Commitment - Success I was at the end of my tether when my first book was published. For eight years I didn't make a penny, I worked so hard, didn't drink, didn't enjoy life. Orhan Pamuk - Work - Commitment - Focus
I work seven days a week, from 9 in the morning till 8 at night. I have the titles of the next eight novels I want to write. I feel myself pitiable, degraded on a day that I don't write. Orhan Pamuk - Work - Commitment Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously. Never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop the picture. Norman Vincent Peale - Success - Motivational - Self Control - Commitment Visy Industries' past, present and future are linked by a commitment to growth, through meeting our customers' needs and the wise use and reuse of scarce resources. Richard Pratt - Business Growth - Customers - Commitment Our most productive investment remains our people. It is through the dedication, skills and initiative of our people that Visy Industries has prospered and will continue to move ahead. Richard Pratt - Company Growth - Commitment - People - Employees Encourage your people to be committed to a project rather than just be involved in it. Richard Pratt - Commitment - People - Encouragement - Employee The only limit to your impact is your imagination and commitment. Anthony Robbins - Commitment My friends thought I was crazy, that I should wait until I was dead. But I was determined. It is easy to promise but action is different. Sakip Sabanci - Action - Commitment - Ambition I quickly learned that if I kept at it and plowed right through the rejections I would eventually get somebody to buy my wares. Charles Schwab - Commitment - Success One quality of leaders and high achievers in every area seems to be a commitment to ongoing personal and professional development. Brian Tracy - Achievement - Leadership - Commitment - Self Control When employees and employers, even coworkers, have a commitment to one another, everyone benefits. I have people who have been in business with me for decades. I reward their loyalty to the organization and to me. I know that they'll always be dedicated to what we're trying to accomplish. Donald Trump - Business - Employee - Commitment Each Wal-Mart store should reflect the values of its customers and support the vision they hold for their community Sam Walton - Customers - Commitment I think women have proved themselves beyond a shadow of doubt that they are as capable and as confident in delivering results. The "B" word.. babies or biology is a complicated one. Because it doesn't mean that women can't do the work, it means that women have a point, a period in their life of maybe.. depending on how many children they have, of 5 to 10 years where they have a lessened amount of availablity. And in many many corporate settings you have to be available for face time in the office and travel. And when you make the choice to have a kid you also make the choice to be not available as much. Suzy Welch - Woman - Confidence - Family - Time - Commitment
power. and increase your success. obvious solutions that can dramatically increase your income. We are all going to die broke.Creativity . in the next generation it will be the major area of the world.Money . Freedom to be stupid.Motivational .Success .Fail .Success .Ideas . (Blixseth's definition of success) Tim Blixseth .China .Generous .Death . (talking about his relationship with Apple Inc) Steve Wozniak .Success The turning point. influence and income. The American experiment was about freedom.Success Understand that you need to sell you and your ideas in order to advance your career. to support innovative scientific and medical research. My wife and I then decided that we could use our wealth to make a difference. Bernard Arnault . you would still live your lifestyle.Success . you have all the advantage and it will show up in your increased success and income.Change .Challenges . I won't engineer. That you have to believe in you because sometimes that's the only person that does believe in your success but you.Retirement If you're attacking your market from multiple positions and your competition isn't.World China has really succeeded because of its stability. Jay Abraham . how are they going to maintain this fantastic stability in a very fast changing economic situation.Money .Selling You are surrounded by simple. I think this is a challenge we face.Economy . I reached a point in my life where I had enjoyed tremendous business success that afforded my family everything we could possibly want.Wealth . money is a means to do good.Success .Success . economically.America . and if all failed.World .Rich .Truth To me. due to my family.Ideas I like that combination between creativity and the creative process and the organization needed to make a business like this successful worldwide. you just don't see them.Education - .Philanthropy .Family .Competition . So my feeling is.Growth We're giving our freedoms away.Life . gain more respect. but I want to be looked back on as being very innovative.Globalization . If they succeed to do that. I think. Eli Broad .Business .Success . freedom to fail. you are not better than the common person.Freedom . I keep a tiny residual salary to this day because that's where my loyalty should be forever.Success . Jay Abraham . and you understand that just because you have made more money than most.Belief . Bernard Arnault .Business . Tim Blixseth . So we created the Broad Foundations to do four things: to improve urban public education.Employee . freedom to succeed.Stupid . influence and success.Marketing .I have never left the company. Jay Abraham . The problem is.Self Help It is once your ideas have been transformed into enough money.Innovation .Success .Commitment . no doubt.Marketing .Solutions . how the global region will evolve in stability with such a fast growth. Glenn Beck .Wealth Obviously everyone wants to be successful. to foster art appreciation for audiences worldwide and to support civic initiatives in Los Angeles. very trusted and ethical and ultimately making a big difference in the world Sergey Brin . was when I really realized that you can do it yourself. I'd rather be basically retired. I want to be an "employee" on the company data base.
Reading . Eli Broad . It is impossible to read a paper without being exposed to ideas. Undoubtedly.Proud . these are the three demons you must slay if you wish to succeed in business. A near incapacity for..Farming ..Technology .Success .Success .Knowledge ..Decisions Success depends on getting good at saying no without feeling guilty.Accomplishments .Success . more than money. Andrew Carnegie .Feelings .Commitment .Internet . with production as the sole yardstick of success. And ideas. Eli Broad .. So start practicing saying no.Knowledge . Dale Carnegie . You can only get ahead with your desired lifestyle if you are focused on the things that will produce that lifestyle. stopping and smelling the roses. To this day.Goals .Success .Job . much of it coming from the sort of people who regard agriculture as an industrial process.Commitment The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it. religion.. and in my experience I have rarely if ever met a man who achieved preeminence in money making. there are real costs to being unreasonable.Criticism . are the real currency for success.Money . about 15% of one's financial success is due one's technical knowledge and about 85% is due to skill in human engineering.Success The remarkable social impact and economic success of the Internet is in many ways directly attributable to the architectural characteristics that were part of its design.Success It is now 14 years since I first suggested that organic farming might have some benefits and ought to be taken seriously.People . you’ve mastered saying yes.Success Even in such technical lines as engineering.Hard Work There is no substitute for knowledge.Family . Jack Canfield . You cannot get ahead with your own goals if you are always saying yes to someone else’s projects..Skill .Ideas Family.Ambition . Those words are yes and no.Newspapers . Monty Burns .Success .Organic .Family . who was interested in many concerns.Research . Prince Charles . I have no faith in the policy of scattering one's resources.Success . friends. to personality and the ability to lead people.Decisions . Andrew Carnegie .Friends . Your goals depend on it! Jack Canfield . The Internet was designed with no gatekeepers over new content or services. I shall never forget the vehemence of the reaction.Goals .Success .Business There are only two words that will always lead you to success. Too little time with family. you must have the will and tenacity to finish the job. as they say. Long hours.Money . Vinton Cerf . certainly never one in manufacturing.Food . I read three newspapers a day.Focus I believe the true road to preeminent success in any line is to make yourself master in that line.Success To succeed in life in today's world.Art While I am proud of a number of accomplishments. Chin-Ning Chu .
Success .Customers .Goals In the struggle for survival. then it makes perfect sense to say that it is the journey that counts.Products .A successful life is one that is lived through understanding and pursuing one's own path. Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi . Charles Darwin .Winning . Chin-Ning Chu .Strength . but now I preach it. I don't spend a lot of time doing my favorite activities.Struggle . Edward de Bono .Success .000 car. Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi .Success . Here. no one's going to tear you down if you buy yourself a $300.Change . They seem like good round numbers.Innovation There are a lot of things that go into creating success.Work .Commitment .Happiness To be successful you have to enjoy doing your best while at the same time contributing to something beyond yourself.America .Life . keep it friendly.Success Give the public everything you can give them.Best If we agree that the bottom line of life is happiness.Success .Business Ethics .Work . you probably worked hard for it.Success .Opportunity Twenty years and $40 billion.Competition . They're likely to say: "Well.Luck . Thomas Edison .Success .Change .Success .Cynical . not success.Failure .Money . Michael Dell . I don't like to do just the things I like to do.Success Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration.Action It's through curiosity and looking at opportunities in new ways that we've always mapped our path at Dell.Enjoyment . Good luck to you.Evolution The winner is the chef who takes the same ingredients as everyone else and produces the best results. not chasing after the dreams of others. keep the place as clean as you can keep it.Passions . Thomas Edison . Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi .Happiness . Michael Dell .Business .Success .Success The successful person makes a habit of doing what the failing person doesn't like to do.Goals I was slightly cynical of the American mentality before I came over here.Survival .Life . There's always an opportunity to make a difference.Company . not reaching the destination." Simon Cowell .Hard Work .Commitment . I like to do things that cause the company to succeed. the fittest win out at the expense of their rivals because they succeed in adapting themselves best to their environment.Inspirational .Cars A business is successful to the extent that it provides a product or service that contributes to happiness in all of its forms. Walt Disney . Accordingly a genius is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework. Michael Dell .
common sense. sales took off and I became a millionaire.Life Once I began following my own instincts. Larry Flynt . a wife who wants kids.Work .Success . whatever. how much are you willing to sacrifice to achieve this success? Larry Flynt . stick-toitiveness. third.Success The deed is everything. Michael Eisner . hard work.Success A leaf that is destined to grow large is full of grooves and wrinkles at the start.Belief .Commitment Succeeding is not really a life experience that does that much good.Goals . Now if one has no patience and wants it smooth offhand like a willow leaf.Success Microsoft has had its success by doing low-cost products and constantly improving those products and we've really redefined the IT industry to be something that's about a tool for individuals.Success The only question to ask yourself is. BC Forbes . But if you hang in there. Bill Gates . seeing people use the products but you know along with success comes the need for a dialogue with the government. always following your vision.Failure .Focus I love building the products.Improvement . and who is conscious that he has done his best. so few people really are? Michael Gerber .Customers . first. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe . is a key secret to every person's success. who reaps a harvest in the Autumn.Success . I have no doubt you will succeed.Technology .Success The man who has done his level best.Success .Leadership .Business .Success . there is trouble ahead. be they male or female. Bill Gates . And that.Success You will encounter many distractions and many temptations to put your goal aside: The security of a job.Products .Philanthropy . BC Forbes .Belief . is that I have focused in on a few things.The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are. Failing is a much more sobering and enlightening experience.Instinct .Government Why is it that with all the information available today on how to be successful in small business. Bill Gates . second. the glory naught. Thomas Edison .Success The man who occupies the first place seldom plays the principal part. even though the world may write him down as a failure.Success My success. Larry Flynt . part of it certainly.Work It is only the farmer who faithfully plants seeds in the Spring. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe .Work .Failure . .Self Control . is a success. I think. banker or p0rnographer:Trust in your gut.Partnership .Products .Questions .
Successful .Life .Success .Change . the customer determines at the end of the day who is successful and for what reason. Gerry Harvey .Failure .Success . even proud.Customers I think we're having fun.Finance Success breeds complacency. and communication skills. You don’t have to stay with a job for the rest of your life. the importance of a solid foundation in the basics of education--literacy. Andrew Grove . some failure. the easiest and most logical thing to do is to quit.Happiness . because you’ll be lousy at it.Success . both in their professional and in their personal lives.Profits . That is exactly what the majority of men do.Failure Before success in any man's life he is sure to meet with much temporary defeat and. Successful people keep moving. Complacency breeds failure. Napoleon Hill .Passions It takes a lot more to run a good business than just trailing commissions or kickbacks otherwise everybody would succeed.Truth . you will soon learn.Dishonesty I do not deny that many appear to have succeeded in a material way by cutting corners and by manipulating associates.Success . that you succeeded through your own endeavors without leaving a trail of casualties in your wake.Success . Only the paranoid survive. for you to gain.Success .Partnership The true measure of a career is to be able to be content. Alan Greenspan . but they don't quit. . it lies in the ability to get the other person's point of view and see things from that person's angle as well as from your own. When defeat overtakes a man. Henry Ford .Life .Truth .Dishonesty To succeed.Goals I have found no greater satisfaction than achieving success through honest dealing and strict adherence to the view that.Mistakes .Quitting . get out of it.Johann Wolfgang von Goethe .Quitting .Success .Success If there is any one secret of success. They make mistakes.Business . Alan Greenspan .Success .Jobs . Alan Greenspan . as I did.Defeat Success seems to be connected with action.Success .Knowledge .Action What is it that you like doing? If you don’t like it. both verbal and numerical. perhaps. I think our customers really like our products. Conrad Hilton . But material success is possible in this world and far more satisfying when it comes without exploiting others. Lee Iacocca .Success When people talk about successful retailers and those that are not so successful. because if you don’t like it you’ll never be successful in it. wouldn't they? John Ilhan . And we're always trying to do better. those you deal with should gain as well. Alan Greenspan .Decisions .
Mistakes . Without it.Commitment .Career . nothing can fail.Change We provide food that customers love. because you're going to have to devote a lot of your life to it.Belief If you want to be successful in a particular field of endeavor. Vince Lombardi .Success . I would tell them also that a young Black woman or a young Black man can't dream too much today or dare too much if he or she works hard. and the determination that whether we win or lose.Customers . Neither can be mastered. Peter Lynch . With public sentiment. but both can be influenced.Customers .Success There is an immutable conflict at work in life and in business.Winning I firmly believe that any man's finest hour. Vince Lombardi .Retirement I don't think about my fame very much and I don't dwell on success.Determination .Hard Work .Success . success will be yours.Success . the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear. day after day after day. How you go about that is the key to success. perseveres and dedicates themselves to excellence. Michael Jordan . George Lucas . dedication to the job at hand.Success .Money .Belief . Calvin Klein . that you have a deep passion for. we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand. I shall try to correct errors when shown to be errors and I shall adopt new views so fast as they shall appear to be true views. Ray Kroc .Life .Change The price of success is hard work.Inspirational .Success I shall do less whenever I shall believe what I am doing hurts the cause and I shall do more whenever I shall believe doing more will help the cause.Success . is the moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battlevictorious. Maybe that's one reason I'm successful.Customers I would tell young people to start where they are with what they have and that the secret of a big success is starting with a small success and dreaming bigger and bigger dreams.Success . nothing can succeed. John H. a constant battle between peace and chaos.Work .Commitment I've reached the pinnacle of my career.Hard Work . People just want more of it.Action .Politicians . but if you love what you're doing and you always put the customer first.Losing .Work Public sentiment is everything. Ray Kroc . Abraham Lincoln . Philip Knight .Success . I think perseverance is one of the key qualities.Success . Abraham Lincoln .Failure .Success . Johnson .Work . you'll never make it.Work .Success .Famous .Passions The person that turns over the most rocks wins the game. And that's always been my philosophy.Motivational . I just feel that I don't have anything else to prove.Success If you work just for money.It's very important that you find something that you care about.Steve Jobs .
in the real-estate business past success stories are generally not applicable to new situations. because in a generous America you don't have to be rich to achieve your potential.Habits .Fear . I just wanted to be as good as I could be.Media . Rupert Murdoch ..Success Imagine if we succeed in inspiring our audiences to reduce their own impacts on climate change by just one percent. Rupert Murdoch . as in all careers of importance.Imagination .Life . Greg Norman .Important .Success I always wanted to be the best I could be at whatever I did.Branding .Success .Winning Obstacles are necessary for success because in selling. responding to changing times with innovative new business models.Goals . and I probably even expect too much of myself. Og Mandino . they shared an abiding faith in the possibilities of this nation. no matter how menial or boring.Innovation .Inspirational . Barack .Commitment . victory comes only after many struggles and countless defeats. or blessed. I work hard. No one remembers anything else.Encouragement Success means different things in different parts of my life..Struggle .Success Our success is a direct result of knowing how to market a brand and having the right people representing the brand. brings you closer to fulfilling your dreams.Achievement .Dreams Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.Failure .Success . John Madden .Success . Dan Millman .Success . even though they weren't rich.Climate Change . Akira Mori . Og Mandino .Happiness Willpower is the key to success.Marketing My parents shared not only an improbable love.Change .Bored .Victory .Victory .Success . They would give me an African name. Og Mandino .Career .Work .Failure The victory of success is half won when one gains the habit of setting goals and achieving them. I didn't want to be the number one golfer in the world. I push myself hard.Success . We must continually reinvent ourselves.Success .Business I'm a catalyst for change … You can't be an outsider and be successful over 30 years without leaving a certain amount of scar tissue around the place. the bottom line.Action In my experience. They imagined me going to the best schools in the land. Successful people strive no matter what they feel by applying their will to overcome apathy.Winning .Selling . but overall if I have to define ultimately what success means.Success .Obstacles .Determination . believing that in a tolerant America your name is no barrier to success.Influential . Dr Phil . then for me it’s if the family is healthy and happy. Barack.Change . Greg Norman . doubt or fear. That would be like turning the State of California off for almost two months. Even the most tedious chore will become endurable as you parade through each day convinced that every task.Family .Real Estate .The only yardstick for success our society has is being a champion.
David Rockefeller .Risk .Frustration Successful people ask better questions.Problems .Time To be successful. you have to live dangerously.Challenges .Success . Bob Parsons . Ross Perot . they get better answers.Success .Persistence .Charity .Failure .Generous What makes eBay successful.America .Success .Hope . and as a result. they have to be satisfied with your personality to be able to do business with you and to build a relationship with mutual trust.Negotiation .Success .Success . you can succeed if you get educated and work hard.Lazy . They quit on the one yard line. Norman Vincent Peale .America .Family . Bill O'Reilly . It's built on frustration.Belief . The height of .Fund Raising .Business .Quitting In order to succeed. It's built on failure. It is timing too. and creativity.School Rich .Inspirational .Motivational .Leadership . So I no longer dread it.. one foot from a winning touch down.Happiness . and take great satisfaction in having a hand in resolving the issues that come my way.Success .Trust I never expected to be in the papers.Questions Successful charitable fund-raising has much in common with managing a business: It requires leadership. ladies and gentlemen.Leadership . Period. I enjoy the game of finding the very best way to deal with it. you have to be able to relate to people. Hold this picture tenaciously.Partnership . Anita Roddick .Success . And who's going to want to do that? Because that's what poverty is. the real value and the real power at eBay is the community.Education When I hear bad news I look at it as another leadership test that will determine how successful Go Daddy will become. Norman Vincent Peale .Successful Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.Philanthropy . Pierre Omidyar . They give up at the last minute of the game. Anthony Robbins .Creativity I am aware that success is more than a good idea.Successful It's hard to do it because you have got to look people in the eye and tell them they're irresponsible and lazy.Success .People .Love .Ideas . It's the buyers and sellers coming together and forming a marketplace. Your mind will seek to develop the picture.Responsible .Power Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding.. George Ross . Sometimes its built on catastrophe. as long as the danger is rationally accepted and as long as the rewards far outweigh the risk.Success .Success Success is not built on success.Self Control .Commitment Most people give up just when they're about to achieve success.Encouragement . Instead. persistence. Sumner Redstone . Sumner Redstone .Solutions .Poverty . In this country (USA).Obama . Never permit it to fade. I personally never expected to be in the papers.
forget good review. the alpha level.War . and are fulfilling the purpose you were sent here for. my career.my ambition for these books was. and doesn't know how to cope with it.Success All programming for prosperity should be built on spiritual foundations.Failure . The first step is to enter the spiritual dimension. Personally.America . It is for those who seek guidance.Commitment .Success .Family .Change .Success .Famous I quickly learned that if I kept at it and plowed right through the rejections I would eventually get somebody to buy my wares. or spoiled by your first success.Ambition .Focus . I love the number one tennis player. I love the number one baseball player. you can never be a great success. Seneca .Career Happy is the man who can endure the highest and lowest fortune.Action . I want to see those records broken.Decisions . therefore. but let me say that I’ve spent a lot of time and energy trying to transform the Tatas from a patriarchal concern to an institutional enterprise. Jose Silva . So let's have successes in small amounts. make decisions. Jose Silva .Success . my success.Career . leading up to being able to be successful.Success Success is not for the timid.Fear . Jose Silva . Find out what you are here for. and take decisive action.Life I'm doing everything I can to sabotage my career. he goes off in all directions. I owe to America. Jose Silva . just as brave soldiers triumph in war.Success As long as you keep yourself centered. be .People . what you are supposed to do with your life. you will succeed and be prosperous in all areas of life.Success . K. Arnold Schwarzenegger . Martha Stewart . Charles Schwab .Success Everything I have. It's a little thing called "fear of success". to get reviewed. J.Happiness . A lot of children's books don't even get reviewed.Ambition I do not know how history will judge me.Book .Rich . He who has endured such vicissitudes with equanimity has deprived misfortune of its power.Competition . Jose Silva . We say do not be ruined by your first failure.Failure Great men rejoice in adversity.Challenges Some people are destroyed by their first failure. Seneca . Martha Stewart .Success I am a hero worshiper.Focus .Media ..Success Sometimes when a person is too successful too rapidly. and determine what your purpose in life is. while others are destroyed by their first major success. It would. bad review. no. I never expected to be in the papers so it's an odd experience when it happens to you. my family. Jon Stewart . well frankly. Rowling .Success Without an open-minded mind.Failure .
Success . Ratan Tata . Henry David Thoreau . a lot more pleasant.Success .Success . Brian Tracy . and theirs.Leadership . The time has come to move from small increments to bold.Success . winning performances from them.India .Success . It will draw people to you and make your daily life. ideally three or four or five times your cost. I'm having too much fun with my life. It is your ability to offer a product or service that people will pay for at a price sufficiently above your costs.Products .Inspirational . Why would I want to do something else? Why would I want to run for governor? Donald Trump .Achievement . and do.Inspirational Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed and in such desperate enterprises? If a man does not keep pace with his companions. Confidence is a magnet in the best sense of the word. It takes a special kind of leader who can effectively manage a team of veritable strangers and find the best way to get strong. perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.Enjoyment . The future potential is enormous but the country's destiny is in our hands.Goals Even if you haven’t encountered great success yet.Success . Henry David Thoreau . and nothing that works faster than for you to cast off your own limitations than for you to begin dreaming and fantasizing about the wonderful things that you can become. Brian Tracy . Donald Trump .Growth . It is for you to dream big dreams.Wealth . thereby giving you a profit that enables you to buy and to offer more products and services.Economy .Confidence .Life It's always interesting to watch people who have been incredibly successful in their own businesses work in a group made up of equally strong personalities.Dreams . have.Life . The time has come to stretch the envelope and set goals which were earlier not seen to be possible.a mark of failure on my part if it were perceived that Ratan Tata epitomises the Group’s success.Government If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams.Tata Group .Success .Self Help I've always told people that to be successful you have to enjoy what you're doing and right now I really enjoy what I'm doing. play down individuals and play up the team that has made the companies what they are. There is nothing more important. Donald Trump .India .Failure .Success .Interesting .Growth . If history remembers me at all.Success . large initiatives.Team The country is now universally recognised as a nation on the move and takes its place amongst the successful economies in the region. am not the kind who loves dwelling on the ‘I’. however measured or far away. Let him step to the music which he hears.Planning .History . and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined. for one.Confidence ..Goals .Profits The starting point of great success and achievement has always been the same.Potential . I. there is no reason you can’t bluff a little and act like you have.Business . I hope it will be for this transformation. What I have done is establish growth mechanisms.Winning ..Competition The essence of a successful business is really quite simple. The time has come for performance to be measured and for allocated funds of the government to reach the people for whom they were intended. he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours. Ratan Tata .
Mark Twain . It's done on gut feeling.Business Everybody makes business mistakes. You can't truly be considered successful in your business life if your home life is in shambles.Success .Success . is that if you do work that you love. The ability to triumph begins with you.Happiness I believe that being successful means having a balance of success stories across the many areas of your life.Success What I know is.Business . Oprah Winfrey . I was the captain of the ship and I took that responsibility.Strength . but in other people's lives.Success . Donald Trump .Ignorance . Alan Bond .Success .Mistakes .Encouragement .Life . especially if I can .Success It doesn't matter who you are.The old saying that “success breeds success” has something to it. Zig Ziglar .Success We're all working together.World I like to tell people that all of our products and business will go through three phases.Business .Success I've learned that mistakes can often be as good a teacher as success.Success . not only in your own life.Success .Happiness .Business . I take the responsibility.Belief I like that combination between creativity and the creative process and the organization needed to make a business like this successful worldwide.Procrastination If you really want to succeed. the rest will come. then success is sure. Oprah Winfrey . where you come from. Oprah Winfrey .Life .Negative . that's the secret.Work .Success .Learning .Laziness . patience. you’ll have to go for it every day like I do.Confidence .Self Help What material success does is provide you with the ability to concentrate on other things that really matter. and the work fulfills you. and execution. Keep up your mental stamina and remain curious. Oprah Winfrey . Zig Ziglar .Confidence . Jack Welch .Intelligent All you need is ignorance and confidence. Bernard Arnault .Creativity .Work .Success You know you are on the road to success if you would do your job. Steve Ballmer . Donald Trump .Products .Money Success and happiness are not matters of chance but choice. It's that feeling of confidence that can banish negativity and procrastination and get you going the right way. Sam Walton .Work . I mean. and not be paid for it. Always. The big time isn’t for slackers.Money .Mistakes .Responsibility I never get the accountants in before I start up a business. There's vision. and I did. I think that bored people are unintelligent people.Focus . And that is being able to make a difference.
Rich .Ideas . My wife and I then decided that we could use our wealth to make a difference.Influential . united and in large enough numbers it could prove decisive in turning the tide. these are the three demons you must slay if you wish to succeed in business.Encouragement .Internet . Jim Collins ..Wealth . fall somewhere between mediocre and good.Wrong .Philanthropy . and that is also true if you are a housewife. it has to be fun.Entrepreneur . money is a means to do good.Business A business has to be involving. architect or engineer." Most businesses. Yes..Business . is all I can say. religion. Steve Case .Selling They say a year in the Internet business is like a dog year. well-intentioned.Success .Generous .see that they are taking the mickey out of the consumer. Eli Broad .Friends .Business . and it has to exercise your creative instincts.Education Research . but together. Dale Carnegie .Culture We must reject the idea.Business .Accounting . like most of anything else in life.. it's evolving fast and faster. Your lobbying influence can be substantial.Business .Innovation Business is recognizing the role it can play in combatting climate change. Monty Burns . Thank God.Great ..Customers .America .Business . but I knew that starting little businesses and trying to sell greeting cards or newspapers door-to-door or just vending machine kind of thing is.God We have to make America the best place in the world to do business. Richard Branson . friends. So we created the Broad Foundations to do four things: to improve urban public education..Success . for there is a desperately urgent need for business to play that role. especially if you are in business. In other words. Prince Charles .Family .Business . I reached a point in my life where I had enjoyed tremendous business success that afforded my family everything we could possibly want. to support innovative scientific and medical research.Art Family. that the primary path to greatness in the social sectors is to become "more like a business.Business .Society . Vinton Cerf .Environment . Dick Cheney .Business . equivalent to seven years in a regular person's life. there's just something very intriguing to me about that. it is a principle of greatness.Family .Discipline . Jim Collins .Best . Richard Branson .Good I think the most important CEO task is defining the course that the business will take over the next five .Power . to foster art appreciation for audiences worldwide and to support civic initiatives in Los Angeles..People .Climate Change .Fun To me..Business Dealing with people is probably the biggest problem you face.Problems I'm not sure I knew what an entrepreneur was when I was ten.Business A culture of discipline is not a principle of business.Great .Money . but dead wrong.Customers .
Responsibility A business is successful to the extent that it provides a product or service that contributes to happiness in all of its forms. and neither should you. My dad was in business. You really can't over-prepare in business! Chris Corrigan .Happiness Since the purpose of business is to satisfy existing desires. you can go on learning for five or ten years. if everyone were genuinely happy. once you are inside. All you have to do is learn . Chris Corrigan .Business Ethics .Planning You can't overestimate the need to plan and prepare. It was the 80s. He loaned me the money to bail me out.Management .Optimistic . These individuals do not define themselves as profit-making machines whose only reason for existing is to satisfy escalating expectation for immediate gain.Products .Jobs .Business .Loan . As a consequence. and would not do anything that I considered improper. and also to take particular decisions along the way that make that broad direction unfold correctly.Business .Job I think Virgin Blue is still a very promising and exciting business.Profits .Success .Business . Chris Corrigan .Learning I was always acting primarily with shareholder interests in mind. but the reality is that.Business . No one is going to know or care about your failures.Business Ethics .Stocks .Decisions .Banks . he knew that it happened. so I looked around for other opportunities. But the thought of spending the second half of my career in the same business was boring. Chris Corrigan .Business . Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi .Business It doesn’t matter how many times you fail. and there wasn't the stigma about bankruptcy that you might think.Leadership . I have occasionally pursued issues during my career that other people might have avoided. or stimulate new ones. It doesn’t matter how many times you almost get it right.Management .Business . going bust didn't bother me.Friends .Ambition . But we think it is still a very exciting business.Job I'd always had a childhood ambition to go into the investment capital business.. not months.Bankrupt . Now.Opportunity .Mistakes I'm a firm believer that to really understand a business takes years. Chris Corrigan . Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi . Simon Cowell . Chris Corrigan . Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi . As an investment analyst you think you understand a business from the outside. there would be no need for business any longer.Challenges On one level.Happiness .Money Many business leaders today view their jobs as entailing responsibility for the welfare of the wider community. and I got a loan from the bank to pay him back. I know that's not a view that's widely held in the market but I think the market is simply throwing it into the too-hard basket at the present time because of the oil price events.Business . and spent twenty-odd years in it.Challenges .Investing . too.Stock Market .Management . It's also true I've always had a fairly moralistic attitude to business.Business . My mates weren't bothered. In most of the mistakes I've made.Business . You have to have the ability to see what the business environment might be like a long way out. not just over the coming months.Family .Investing .Planning . there has been this common theme of inadequate planning beforehand. You need to be able to both set a broad direction.or so years.
Mark Cuban . I don't think anybody can talk meaningfully about one without the talking about the other.Business Why is it that with all the information available today on how to be successful in small business. Peter Drucker . The best businesses are very personal. one of the challenges is making sure that your product is the easiest to experience and complete a sale. most businesses fail to fully achieve their potential. the employee needs the corporation more than vice versa.Greed The entrepreneur is not really interested in doing the work.Business Information technology and business are becoming inextricably interwoven. There are few things in business I have encountered that are more difficult than firing someone.Business Creating a close connection to those you do business with has its many risks. Everyone wants a gusher.from them and those around you because. or has become a friend. I have been rewarded with many friends Mark Cuban . Michael Gerber .Business The NBA (National Basketball Association) is never just a business. Mark Cuban .People .Work .Small Business If your thinking is sloppy. he is interested in creating the way the company operates. but does not love to manufacture or sell or distribute what he or she invents.Customers .Internet . That’s because the person who owns the business doesn’t truly know how to build a company that works without him or . On the flipside.Business If they don’t fail outright. so few people really are? Michael Gerber . Michael Eisner . Then everyone can tell you how lucky you are. your empoyees will be greedy. All good businesses are personal. He or she loves to invent. Because the corporation owns the means of production without which the employee could not make a living. the entrepreneur is an inventor.Success . yes.Work It is rare to find a business partner who is selfless. If you are disorganized.Entrepreneurs .Business . rewards and consequences.Business The movie business has always been like the wild-catting oil business.Business . Michael Eisner . It’s always business.Business .Business . In that regard. Bill Gates .Business The corporation is the “master”. But it's also about operations and customer relationships.Luck .Thinking . your business will be disorganized. the employee is the “servant”. Mark Cuban .Challenges .Business .Capitalism .Partnership . If you are lucky it happens once in a lifetime. particularly if that someone has always been.. Michael Dell .Technology .Luck ..Products .Partnership Our business is about technology. All that matters in business is that you get it right once. Michael Gerber . giving you less and less of themselves and always asking for more. If you are greedy. It’s always personal.Technology .Failure In business.Challenges . your business will be sloppy.Employee .Luck .
Profits .Work . which is the key. we will be severely affected if financial and structural reforms don't proceed. particularly in the media and also that other great passion of his.Failure The message from Wal-Mart today to the rest of the business community is there need not be any conflict between the environment and the economy.Interesting Remarks such as ‘great Australian’.Business . He was a great Australian.Business Basically we get confused a bit about what retail is.Business .Economy .Business . Takafumi Horie . More than ever.Internet The reason I entered the election race was to promote reforms. People vote for the politicians who can best understand and contribute to their region or country. really Andrew Grove .Finance Elections are a kind of business.Opportunities I could have closed down bits of British Home Stores to make more money but it’s not my style. in the future.Selling .Passions . Some retail groups are introducing e-commerce and think that the "bricks" are no longer useful.Jobs . But politics is universal.Business . I want to make my money as a retailer. Lee Iacocca .Business .Money . ‘larger than life’ are sometimes used where they are not appropriate.Politicians . not by putting people out of work. no matter what age the audience. Gerry Harvey . all companies will be Internet companies.Learning . you have to send the same message to everyone. but to find new profits and new opportunities as we do the right thing. But they will continue to be important.her. But in the case of Kerry Packer both of those descriptions are entirely appropriate. I have to present myself: 'I can do this and that for this area so please give me your vote'.Achievement . Takafumi Horie . Michael Gerber . and the message is targeted to them only.Passions . We will find the way not only to reconcile (those). when actually they will be an important part of this new civilization.Commitment . It is really just buying things.Internet .Change .Politicians .Politicians . I still believe that. I think that the people who become politicians in Japan are not very dynamic. For us who engage in business.Environmental . I couldn’t wait to get to work in the morning.Companies .Australia In business.Jobs . Only in America can you decide to get a good education and pursue what you like.Business I have been quoted saying that. Honestly. I find business much more interesting than politics.Business I think one of the big errors people are making right now is thinking that old-style businesses will be obsolete.Mistakes . he was a larger than life character and in so many ways he left his mark on the Australian community over a very long career in business.Media . but rather. Takafumi Horie .Business . Australian sport John Howard .Business It's not that I'm not interested in politics. Al Gore . In a business you can choose your clients. Carlos Slim Helu ..Business . putting them on a floor and selling them.Technology . I loved cars. Philip Green .
like right now the whole mortgage crisis.Crisis .Community .Money .Philanthropy ... then they support your business and if your business is doing well.Business .Business .Business .Giving . I love making sure.Giving . you’re trying to make a buck.Profits In life and business.Understan ding With businesses. Magic Johnson .Success In business as in life. customer service is very important. my beliefs are that the business needs to serve the family rather than the family serve the business.Love . Magic Johnson . With the foundation it’s a lot different. We are also a company that understands community. I'd read business journals and the . get a dog.Business . Carl Icahn .Business .Business .Community .Customers . I want to help people get back into their homes..Help .Bad . and sometimes good things happen to bad people. Lee Iacocca . Magic Johnson . Carl Icahn . They greet you with a smile. Magic Johnson .Help We are a company that lives and breathes a philosophy that’s centered on not only making sound business decisions but also personally and professionally finding ways to contribute to the well being of society.Life . there are two cardinal sins. Kathy Ireland . Even when I was a ball player.Business . you like the people and they take care of you.Business . Jeffrey Immelt . if you play long enough. And.Life .Learning It takes a lot more to run a good business than just trailing commissions or kickbacks otherwise everybody would succeed.Business . wouldn't they? John Ilhan . it’s helping the projects that you feel strongly about move forward.Business If the community is happy. That's what I tell my employees.Influence I love business.Customer Service . you go to the same places because you like the service.Good .Business . I made some money and started this foundation years ago.Family . because the bottom line isn’t how you can make more money or get a better return. I love helping urban communities grow..Support .Society .Money .Belief . with respect. Magic Johnson .Important .Work .Respect I've always studied business. If you want a friend. is a huge blessing.God . God was good to me and blessed me. The first is to act precipitously without thought and the second is to not act at all.Giving Being able to touch so many people through my businesses and make money while doing it. then you can give back even more to the community.Philosophy .Decisions ..Karma I work with wonderful people who support me.In business. But over time.Action You learn in this business. everybody gets what he deserves.Companies . and it has grown in size.Happiness . I love putting people to work of color. That's how people want to be treated.Community .Mistakes . good and bad. sometimes bad things happen to good people.
Partnership .Business My first six years in the business were hopeless.Business .Decisions I think one of the most misunderstood things about business in America is that people are either doing things for altruistic reasons or they are greedy and selfish.Challenges .Business .Commitment . John Mackey . but I always viewed it as a game. any idiot probably is going to run it. There are a lot of times when you sit and you say "Why am I doing this? I'll never make it. Calvin Klein .Investing For us. I should go out and get a real job. our most important stakeholder is not our stockholders.Business . I started in business over 25 years ago and have found a way to build on what I’ve learned through every partnership and opportunity.Business .Hard Work .Business .Business Ethics .Hard Work .Study . I think it will ultimately be a good business decision because I think our customers expect us.Business There can be little doubt that a certain amount of corporate philanthropy is simply good business and works for the long-term benefit of the investors.Career We take the hamburger business more seriously than anyone else.Newspapers I really want people to know that I’ve worked hard.Business . this didn’t just happen overnight.Business .because sooner or later.Opportunity . That type of dichotomy portrays a false image of business.Encouragement I viewed it as a business. but in such a way that it'll be cheap enough for the customers to buy it. It certainly is a false image of Whole Foods.Profits If you stop building stars. which we never do. I hardly went home.Learning .Business .Management . An opportunity to show my skills.Accounting .Opportunity .Philanthropy I became a vegan and at the same time I realized. very hard.Reading .business sections of newspapers. amongst the best in the world.Greed . . want us to pave this path.Jobs Go for a business that any idiot can run . I became very driven about work and about my career.Customers . Whole Foods has got to create a higher standard here.News . John Mackey . John Mackey . gosh. Michael Jordan . John Mackey ..Stocks .Patience .American . Magic Johnson . The whole idea is to do both: The animals have to flourish.Business .Customers . just after profit.Commitment There's no business like show business. Magic Johnson . David Letterman . Ray Kroc . Peter Lynch . to get to where I am today.Sports When I started the business.Best . you wouldn't be in business.Customers .Business Ethics .Skill . We're in business to serve the needs and desires of our core customer base. and try to survive. but there are several businesses like accounting.Responsibility . my basketball skills.Long Term Investing .Growth ." George Lucas .Business . it is our customers.Sports . It's just not going to happen.
American . as it exposes the real estate sector to at least three potential problems: first. I’ve found that the same principles apply whether you’re providing access to capital to grow a business. Michael Milken . in the real-estate business past success stories are generally not applicable to new situations.Management . Charlie Munger . good business supports great journalism. interest rate hikes. Akira Mori .Support The industry is littered with self-styled purists who believe the business of media. That is very uncommon in American business. Vince McMahon .Government In my experience. second. We must continually reinvent ourselves.Culture We both (He and Warren Buffett) insist on a lot of time being available almost every day to just sit and think. However. Michael Moore . which will make Americans rich.Accounting . or pioneering innovative approaches to education: Empower the most talented people in each field and encourage them to pursue their passions.Encouragement The motivation for war is simple. Charlie Munger . and creditors. It's the language of practical business life.Business .S..Real Estate . This trend could be regarded as a risk factor. double entry bookkeeping was a hell of an invention. revisions to securitization business accounting standards.Rich . as well as the communities in which we operate and society at large.Real Estate .Power Good journalism is good business practice.Products In the four decades of philanthropy that have paralleled my business career. and third.Success .America .Debt . an assumption that has resulted in the rapid expansion of the real estate securitization business. the requirement to .S.Business . they are about our culture. Minoru Mori .Problems I believe my concepts are more than just business.Business You have to know accounting. shareholders. We read and think.Business .Career .Business .War . business partners.Journalism .Smart . overheating in the real estate market.Innovation .Management .Strategies . corporations to do business in other countries. They intend to use cheap labor in those countries.Products Regardless of how well a studio is run.Passions . Akira Mori .Rich .Growth .Business . We do that because we like that kind of a life. So Warren and I do more reading and thinking and less doing than most people in business.Vince McMahon . it's only as good as the product it produces.Accounting .Management .Partnership .Business .Change .Stocks Today the strategies of many companies in the real estate industry are premised on low interest rates.Belief . Akira Mori . responding to changing times with innovative new business models. government started the war with Iraq in order to make it easy for U. I've heard it came to civilization through Venice which of course was once the great commercial power in the Mediterranean.Good .Business We intend to conduct our business in a way that not only meets but exceeds the expectations of our customers.Power .Business .Customers .Business . It was a very useful thing to deliver to civilization.Business .Education . The U.Thinking .Philanthropy . Lachlan Murdoch .Greed .Society . creating a new paradigm for medical research.
the insistence on small miracles.Business .Power Like most business people. I actually wasn't thinking about it in terms of a social impact.Ideas . it was a hobby. and we can reach our audiences. Why not. Paul Newman . That's the carbon footprint we want to conquer. (Newman's Own) I said. Lachlan Murdoch . and to do that.Internet .Journalism .Money .Philanthropy I feel that one of the best things a person can do for another is to create a job.Business .People .Business .Miracles . I begin to understand the romance of business. Each dependent on the other.People . or soon will be. somehow corrupts the craft.Business .Politicians .People . We can set an example.Influential . really.Media . That we can participate in the political process without fear of retribution.Technology . Our audience's carbon footprint is 10.Best . of course. Bob Parsons . That we can say what we think. Lachlan Murdoch .Business When I started eBay.Media . But much of what we're doing is already. either in the other person or the system. We can do something that's unique. while learning its business: the dollars and cents. an experiment to see if people could use the Internet to be empowered through access to an efficient market.Hope . and that our votes will be counted-or at least. different from just any other company. a faith in the simple dreams of its people.Encouragement . I know that this goal is unachievable. Rupert Murdoch . go to the fullest length.Business .Career . Pierre Omidyar . Barack Obama .Belief . little more than the standard way of doing business. the allure of being the biggest fish in the pond and the juice you get from beating out your competitors.Business .Competition When the idea came up.Fear . So you do OK commercially.America .Jobs .Media .make a profit. without hearing a sudden knock on the door.Selling . but it is nevertheless what I strive to achieve.Branding . Craig Newmark . and the silliest length.Dreams . most of the time..Profits . and then you try to make a difference of some sort. in exploiting yourself and turn the proceeds back to the community? Paul Newman .000 times bigger than ours. the craft.Thinking . That we can have an idea and start our own business without paying a bribe or hearing a sudden knock on the door.. they first have to develop some measure of trust.Profits I have been privileged to grow up retaining the love of good journalism. "Are you crazy? Stick my face on the label of salad dressing?" And then. we got the whole idea of exploitation and how circular it is. write what we think. Pierre Omidyar .Business . I have learnt that they are not mutually exclusive but integrally selfreliant. Not nothing.Responsibility . I want every aspect of my business to be perfect.Companies I wasn't running toward the theater but running away from the sporting goods store.Carbon .Ideas .Learning We're starting with our own carbon footprint.Business eBay's business is based on enabling someone to do business with another person.Business That is the true genius of America. It was really about helping people connect around a sphere of interest so they could do business. Of course now that I'm selling spaghetti sauce (with Newman's Own).Ambition .
who want to build a career. People think that because I don’t talk much to the media. There’s not a business anywhere that is without problems. Harry acquires.Business .Competition . So you see less urgency.Rich .Business . but I do have an attitude.Success .Problems .Business . You can't do any business from there. we worship our clients and we worship profitability. I am not arrogant. you see a thoroughness and willingness to spend extra time to get things right.Philanthropy To be successful.Challenges .Business .Negotiation . We worship our work.Media . he shows us the path. Every business everywhere is staffed with imperfect human beings and exists by providing a product or service to other imperfect human beings. expands he is responsible for Percept’s growth.Passions Harry is my elder brother.Profits .Business .Growth . We know the business of entertainment. not just take a temporary job.Business .Wise . Sakip Sabanci .Career . workers who can interpret and execute our mission. George Ross . Jeff Skoll . I complain because it’s very hard work with no weekends. and run the business as profitably as I can. Anita Roddick . so it's unlikely that other people will be approaching the business in the same way.Work . Howard Schultz . campaigning and good business is also about putting forward solutions. somebody would come into the market and quash us. Which I think is really important.Business .Relationships The pace at eBay was frantic and urgent.Let’s be honest.Passion .Money .Work .. it's about trading.Leadership .Trust If I were born again.People . Rockefeller . buying and selling. Shailendra Singh . He is the wiser one who leads Percept. Shailendra Singh . you have to be able to relate to people.Work . Shailendra Singh .Important .Selling For me.Entrepreneurs .Business .Finance . they have to be satisfied with your personality to be able to do business with you and to build a relationship with mutual trust.Business . Colonel Sanders .Finance . It's about creating a product or service so good that people will pay for it.Products A friendship founded on business is a good deal better than a business founded on friendship. I let it speak for itself.Attitude I don’t care about awards and public image. I am arrogant. I’d rather make money than just talk about my business. John D. not just opposing destructive practices or human rights abuses. Participant doesn't make a lot of sense from a financial investment perspective. We knew that if we didn't move fast. Business is complicated and imperfect.Employee .Business .Profits .Money . Bob Parsons .Partnership .Partnership Business is not financial science.. merges. Anita Roddick . I would still be an industrialist. create the relationships.Business .Death We want passion for our business.Jobs I don’t believe in talking about my work. My job is to run it. but I would still do it.Business There's no reason to be the richest man in the cemetery.
always with an eye toward the bottom line. I was a human being before I became a businessman.Globalization has gone wrong.Business Ethics .Life Every day. Multinationals are almost above the law..Companies Well.Learning . whatever the business.Risk Leaders are people who can discern the inevitable and act accordingly. there is simply no way to acquire all the wisdom you need to make your business thrive.Deals The essence of a successful business is really quite simple. Donald Trump .Business You can't know it all. anyone who thinks they do is destined for mediocrity. and you can go away and get it done.Opportunity . It is your ability to offer a product or service that people will pay for at a price sufficiently above your costs. Sure.Learning . Donald Trump .Important . Kerry Stokes . . Donald Trump . discernment is a big part of it.Customers . Dick Smith . but a little more developed. ideally three or four or five times your cost. that you have a set of honest standards." and you understand what you each mean. Donald Trump . and learn. Brian Tracy .Trust . When people talk about business acumen. it's a lot easier to stay in your comfort zone. When the risks pay off.Business All the things I love is what my business is all about.Social . Perhaps it's time America was run like a business. Martha Stewart . listen. and business is a part of our society. It’s a bit like gut instinct.Capitalism . thereby giving you a profit that enables you to buy and to offer more products and services. They are so huge they are bigger than governments. but sometimes you have to take risks.Knowledge Watch. no matter how wide ranging your experience. and it's integral to the practice of being able to conduct business. And it's much easier to do business with someone when you look them in the eye and say.Real Estate .Business The most important adage and the only adage is. business suits and real estate.Accounting . as it has no rules. you'll have opportunities to take chances and to work outside your safety net.Business . You can't know it all yourself.Profits I have made the tough decisions.Business . "This is what we're going to do. the customer comes first. in my case.Products . no matter how comprehensive your education.Success . that's when you reap the biggest rewards. George Soros . That’s my standard. I’ve discovered that my purpose is to do my best to my utmost ability every day.Business .Business Ethics or simple honesty is the building blocks upon which our whole society is based. Donald Trump . you know. No matter how smart you are.Business In business. I learned early in my life that I had high standards. the customer comes first.. Kerry Stokes .Business .Business ..Business .
Business . Put differently.Business . I don’t think I have signed a check for the company.Self Help .Management .Instinct I run my operation like a family business.Change . Mary Kay Ash .Leadership . For 24 hours a day. business owners and managers ought to get excited about it. every receipt. In the Big Three of self.Family .Management . We are entertained by every aspect of business and we never want to stop working. Suzy Welch . Steve Wynn . business that is conscious of inner and outer worlds.Business .Companies . the strip hosts the most violent competition in business in America. How do body and mind and spirit operate in me? How does that necessarily impact my role in the world of business? And how can I become more conscious of these already operating realities in myself and in others? Ken Wilber . Ken Wilber .Competition .Donald Trump . conscious business would be mindful of the way that the spectrum of consciousness operates in the Big Three worlds of self and culture and nature. We are hungry to work all the time. what must be remembered is a newspaper is a business..Motivational . Talal Abu-Ghazaleh . Sam Zell .Spiritual . mind. It used to be a fabulous business that made extraordinary margins. It is a question of sharing emotion and feelings. The common denominator of everything can’t be money. in 30 years. and it should not be money.Money . Anil Ambani . I sign every check.. oneself. and when I talk about managing relationships..Self Help . The complaining customer represents a huge opportunity for more business.Business This is a business that thrives on competition (Casino Resorts).Business .Leadership I think you have to work with people.Profits I believe that being successful means having a balance of success stories across the many areas of your life.News . seven days a week. integral mastery starts with self.Life .Companies .Media .Business .Opportunity We call ourselves a “capacity building” organization. Zig Ziglar .Work .Hard Work . It doesn't make any difference whether the product is cars or cosmetics. You can't truly be considered successful in your business life if your home life is in shambles.Assets .Business Conscious business.Success . I’m not tough. culture. Zig Ziglar . would therefore be business that takes into account body. Ivana Trump . and world. For example. and spirit in self.Management .Employee .Business . It's now a very good business with appropriate margins.Companies .Spiritual .Business When all is said and done. self-motivated and self-initiated capacity building.Passions Perhaps the best place to begin with an integral approach to business is with.Management .Customers . culture.People People are definitely a company’s greatest asset. but I’m strong. and nature. don’t think the derogatory ‘‘managed relationships’’.Strength We are perfectionists.Belief Statistics suggest that when customers complain. A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
can undermine the effort to focus on common goals.Whenever there is a hard job to be done I assign it to a lazy man. Peter Drucker .Leadership .Decisions . As an investment analyst you think you understand a business from the outside.Leadership .Society .Understanding .Job There are managers so preoccupied with their e-mail messages that they never look up from their screens to see what's happening in the nondigital world. Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi .Hard Work . and would not do anything that I considered improper.Planning . Walter Chrysler .Focus .Management .Management .Management If we allow the celebrity rock-star model of leadership to triumph.Management Smart people instinctively understand the dangers of entrusting our future to self-serving leaders who use our institutions. and weaknesses. but we face the very real prospect that the next century will see very few enduring great institutions.Knowledge .People In large organizations the dilution of information as it passes up and down the hierarchy.Challenges . he is sure to find an easy way of doing it.CEO .Investing . facilitating the use of psychic energy becomes a primary concern. Chris Corrigan . Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi . It's also true I've always had a fairly moralistic attitude to business.Lazy .Internet .Smart . you can go on learning for five or ten years. You have to have the ability to see what the business environment might be like a long way out.Management . The twentieth century was a century of greatness. not just over the coming months.Business . Jim Collins . whether in the corporate or social sectors.Famous .Technology In knowledge-intensive business settings. not months. but the reality is that.CEO I'm a firm believer that to really understand a business takes years.Management . I have occasionally pursued issues during my career that other people might have avoided.Goals The most efficient way to produce anything is to bring together under one management as many as possible of the activities needed to turn out the product.Great I think the most important CEO task is defining the course that the business will take over the next five or so years.Management .Management . we will see the decline of corporations and institutions of all types.Management . They were all over the map in terms of their personalities. to advance their own interests.Business . Chris Corrigan . Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi . values.Management .Strength ..Management Some of the best business and nonprofit CEOs I've worked with over a sixty-five-year consulting career were not stereotypical leaders. once you are inside. strengths.Business .Stocks .Leadership .. where every manager has to oversee massive amounts of information as well as people.Companies . and horizontally across departments. You need to be able to both set a broad direction. Peter Drucker .Learning I was always acting primarily with shareholder interests in mind. and also to take particular decisions along the way that make that broad direction unfold correctly. Jim Collins . As a consequence. attitudes. Chris Corrigan .
Management . and it just turns around like that.Politics .Leadership . and he'll stuff it up.Management . We buy them. We own them. companies.Executives owe it to the organization and to their fellow workers not to tolerate nonperforming individuals in important jobs. I'm gonna miss being CEO and all that stuff. The root of the problem is the absence of real corporate democracy.Companies ..Work .Companies . abrasive guys.S.Responsibility .Intelligent . To say we care only about the short term is wrong. Peter Drucker . We had an atmosphere where everybody was happy." But then you would just keep working. This is a dangerous mistake.Money .Happy . Peter Drucker . arriving and "compacting" things as much as possible. but instead. reducing management layers. This is it.Motivational .Companies .Criticism We want these assets to be productive. you should come through.Leadership .Challenges It's not a question of arriving and putting in a whole new administration.Management Checking the results of a decision against its expectations shows executives what their strengths are.Employee . and put a bloke in there who's no good. Wayne Huizenga .Management .Management . Gerry Harvey .Management .Improving I'm going to miss Blockbuster. Peter Drucker . Put a good bloke in. We've proven time and time again that you can have wonderful shop.Assets .Strength . It's been that way for years.CEO Management is nothing more than motivating other people. I think if you're close to the brink and just make sure that you work twice as hard and put twice as much effort into everything and the people around you and everything. Instead. When people make money. Carlos Slim Helu .Ambition I went to the brink many times.Companies . the wrong people are running U.Politics .Ambition . and it hasn't gotten much better.Management .Mistakes . Carl Icahn . Lee Iacocca .Management . Carl Icahn . What I care about is seeing these assets in the best hands Carl Icahn . and where they lack knowledge or information.Decisions Most discussions of decision making assume that only senior executives make decisions or that only senior executives' decisions matter. We want as few management layers as possible.Management Businesses are made by people. so that executives are very close to the operations.Management . A couple of times I thought "I'm gone. where they need to improve. Boards don't like tough. We also don't believe in having big corporate infrastructures.Decisions . Carl Icahn . it's the ones who are best at playing politics and soft-soaping their bosses. Gerry Harvey .Management .Management We have bloated bureaucracies in Corporate America.Problems With some exceptions. they're happy.People Too often it's not the most creative guys or the smartest.
Leadership . oil and gas. Peter Lynch .Improvement People ought to invest in us because they like our company and the way they run it.Confidenc e We've got a portfolio of companies that range all the way from hotels to television stations and cable TV companies.Earnings I’m out talking about this company (General Electric) seven days a week. and that can sometimes be very difficult to do. I can spend time at the factory or with the manangement and learn as much as I want. And owners fight each other to get the skilled managers. And it takes really a very powerful mandate to force things to happen.Companies .Investing I think the hardest thing about my job is the way Whole Foods Market views itself philosophically is that we are a business dedicated to meeting all the various stakeholders of the company's best interests. to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.Management .Management . We’re a 130-year-old company that has a great record of high-quality leadership and a culture of integrity. why is that terrible? We're not blowing up the factories. which has enabled us to purchase many companies on an exclusive basis. You can't get bored doing that. Jeffrey Immelt .Learning .Stocks .Management . I have the opportunity. If there's anything that I want to know more about.CEO Synergies are something that the CEO basically has to force to happen.Management . with nothing to hide. like bodies in motion that tend to stay in motion.Money . John Mackey .Business .Environmental . Everybody wants something from the CEO. win. but if you do that. stockholders. My job is to create a space for them. Carl Icahn .Selling .Investing .Management . Sometimes what is in the best interest of one stakeholder may not be in the best interest of another stakeholder.Buying . and the environment. and industrial products.Companies .Companies .because sooner or later.Management .Long Term Investing . 24 hours a day. John Malone .Work Today. It's right in our portfolio. win scenarios.Bored Go for a business that any idiot can run . generally.CEO . Steve Jobs . any idiot probably is going to run it. Henry Kravis .Investing .Companies .Opportunity .Change .CEO . Jeffrey Immelt . And by stakeholders we mean customers.Management Our industry expertise (at KKR) enables the firm not only to make better investment choices but also to win the confidence of senior management and sellers. We still do quarterly earnings guidance. community.Business Ethics . I have to balance the various interests of the different constituencies and stakeholders to create win.Challenges . Mikhail Khodorkovsky .We're not about liquidating companies.Integrity The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. a skilled manager makes more than the owner. and as the CEO. team members.Companies .Experience . Henry Kravis . It's very hard to get big organizations to change.Power .Customers .Management .Management . but we tell people openly that they ought to look at the company for the long term and that's how they ought to invest.Decisions .Future . The person who buys it should be able to make the asset more productive. because organizations are.Assets . consumer products.
Akira Mori . as well as the communities in which we operate and society at large.Management .Management . we always looked for human value that didn’t appear on the balance sheet. First of all.Management Successful enterprises are usually led by a proven chief executive who is a competent benevolent dictator.Learning ..Stocks Understanding how to be a good investor makes you a better business manager and vice versa.Employee . Akira Mori .Understanding You can't build a strong corporation with a lot of committees and a board that has to be consulted every turn.Management . Michael Milken . but I can tick off dozens of very good senior executives that are responsible for hundreds or thousands of people who work for me.Management I believe my concepts are more than just business.Customers . Charlie Munger .Entrepreneurs A boat can't have two captains.Investing . business partners.Employee .Work .Leadership .Management . Suze Orman .Business .Partnership . I keep things focused.Management The buck stops with me.Management .Strength .Management . don’t you think there’s a good chance that your boss’s boss knows what’s going on? If so.Belief .Management .Management .Leadership If the boss is a jerk. Abraham Maslow . it's only as good as the product it produces.Companies We don't have as many managers as we should. The people here at Google are young. Either you will get promoted or your jerky boss will get the heave-ho. Rockefeller . All that is necessary is not to be afraid of making mistakes.Business .Products In financing growing companies. the quality of management. John D.Business . they are about our culture. Vince McMahon . get over it.Management Good management consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people. especially its entrepreneurial drive.I have learned the novice can often see things that the expert overlooks. but we would rather have too few than too many.Jobs . Richard Pratt . more importantly.Hard Work . shareholders. Rupert Murdoch . Usually. You have to be able to make decisions on your own.Culture We intend to conduct our business in a way that not only meets but exceeds the expectations of our customers.Companies .Management .Investing .Mistakes .Society .Companies . if you put in maximum effort and produce excellent results. It happens all the time.Leadership I'm able to bring business expertise but.Responsibility . someone in the company is going to take notice.Fear . and creditors. Larry Page . Rupert Murdoch .Decisions . operating experience. The speech I .Encouragement Regardless of how well a studio is run. Every day there are lots of new challenges. just keep your head down and do the work. Minoru Mori . or of appearing naive.
It's about the financial discipline of the bottom line. and resumes can't tell you whether someone will fit into a company's culture. Charles Schwab .Encouragement Hiring people is an art. When you realize you've made a mistake. Brian Tracy . But I have fired many people.Fault My main job was developing talent. who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than under a spirit of criticism.Soldier . Meg Whitman . understanding your customers. Sun Tzu . and does it change the world?" Eric Schmidt . it's a lot the same.Customer Service . I've fired a lot of people.Focus Our mission statement about treating people with respect and dignity is not just words but a creed we live by every day.Customers .Luck . I was a gardener providing water and other nourishment to our top 750 people. too. the general is to blame.Economy . "You're fired" is a very strong term. because it's always a lousy task.Employee .Blame .give everyday is: "This is what we do. and building a world-class management team.Management .Change . Manage others the way you would like to be managed.Management . Howard Schultz .Culture . There is no anything.Mistakes I have yet to find the man.Management Well.Leadership . But I'd never call myself a normal designer of anything. and the soldiers nevertheless disobey.Jobs . yes. Of course. there's no arguing.Respect .Attitude . Howard Schultz . I had to pull out some weeds. how is managing in the New Economy different from managing in the Old Economy? Actually.Decisions . I'd put myself in the latter category.Art .Work If words of command are not clear and distinct.Management I mean.Understanding .Management People ask me. Donald Trump . if orders are not thoroughly understood. you need to cut your losses and move on. in the right place at the right time. Generally I like other people to fire. Jack Welch .Companies . not a science.Customers .Management .Leadership . There is no beating around the bush.Leadership . segmenting your customers by their needs.Work Practice Golden-Rule 1 of Management in everything you do.Management .Finance Some great people are leaders and others are more lucky.Management . Is what you are doing consistent with that.Internet . Donald Trump . But if his orders are clear.Management .Management .Employee . Zig Ziglar .Ebay . Steve Wozniak . however exalted his station. then it is the fault of their officers.Management The way you see them is the way you treat them and the way you treat them is the way they often become.Great . You can't expect your employees to exceed the expectations of your customers if you don't exceed the employees' expectations of management.Companies .
Clothes . Jeff Bezos . especially if I can see that they are taking the mickey out of the consumer.Customers . the customer doesn't know.Statistics suggest that when customers complain. while building the first comprehensive. architect or engineer. either..Belief If you do build a great experience. customers tell each other about that.Innovation . It's done on gut feeling.Companies Make your product easier to buy than your competition.Business At a time when all the other builders were selling homes with basements but without carports.Real Estate . Jeff Bezos .Business The interesting thing is when we design and architect a server. or you will find your customers buying from them. The complaining customer represents a huge opportunity for more business. Eli Broad . Giorgio Armani . This allowed us to provide a more appealing product at a lower price.Customers . Yes. yes. Zig Ziglar .Consumer . Steve Ballmer . if you are small or large as an organisation. consumer-driven health care company.Technology .Customers .Competition Our business is about technology. and we are the hosts. not you. Steve Case .Profits At Revolution Health Group we will put consumers back at the center of the system by giving them more choice. But unless we're in touch with our customers. because you lose a ton on every copy of The Washington Post (newspaper). Richard Branson .Business .Fashion .Customers .Products .Customers .Selling We see our customers as invited guests to a party.Products .Customers .Management . There's no substitute for innovation.Customers .Customers .. But it's also about operations and customer relationships. business owners and managers ought to get excited about it.Customers Dealing with people is probably the biggest problem you face. especially if you are in business.Commitment I never get the accountants in before I start up a business. Steve Case . we felt we would be giving customers greater value. of course. Dale Carnegie .Customers . or care.Marketing .Products We can believe that we know where the world should go. we would sell homes without basements and with carports. she or he only focuses on the garment hanging on the rail in the store.Companies .Property . It's our job every day to make every important aspect of the customer experience a little bit better..People . but innovation is no substitute for being in touch.Money . we don't design it for Windows or . our model of the world can diverge from reality. Michael Dell . It doesn't much matter whether you make a little bit or lose a little bit.Business .Accounting .Marketing .Selling .Opportunity In the end. control and convenience.Customers . Word of mouth is very powerful.Problems We lose money on signing up the customers where there's some marketing costs associated with giving them a free month. Mark Cuban . In other words. as you well know. and that is also true if you are a housewife.
. keep it friendly. Peter Drucker . And. So we're only paid for breakthroughs. Bill Gates .Products . they bring their friends in. He is the purpose of it. In today's mass-merchandising world. Walt Disney . keep the place as clean as you can keep it.Customers A customer is the most important visitor on our premises. Amazon is trying to use computer technology to re-establish it. He is part of it. Bill Gates .Customers .Branding .Customers . you buy the right products from the manufacturers. he is not dependent on us.Internet . the way software works. that's largely gone. database-driven commerce.. In fact.Technology . but in knowing as much about a customer base of ten or twenty million people as a corner store used to know about a customer base of a few hundred. but you need to give customers what they want. and does not need if he can trust the brand. people will keep coming back. Bill Gates . we have to innovate..Success Suppliers and especially manufacturers have market power because they have information about a product or a service that the customer does not and cannot have. we design it for both. Andrew Grove . not what you think they want. so long as you are using your existing software.Customers It's a very. He is not an outsider in our business. He is doing us a favor by giving us an opportunity to do so. you service the customer.Customers When people talk about successful retailers and those that are not so successful. He is not an interruption in our work. Michael Dell .Business . We are dependent on him. if you do this. Mahatma Gandhi .Customers . it's all about numbers. So unless you do a really good job.Success .Challenges .Improvement .Opportunities Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning. Gerry Harvey .Linux. very tough market.Technology . where the big value is not in the purchase fulfillment.Customers .Success . We don't really care.Government I think Amazon is the preeminent pioneer in building a new way of doing commerce: personalized. the customer determines at the end of the day who is successful and for what reason.Innovative I love building the products.Learning The Internet will help achieve "friction free capitalism" by putting buyer and seller in direct contact and providing more information to both about each other.Customers . John Ilhan . This explains the profitability of brands.Work .Customers We are always saying to ourself. they keep coming back.Capitalism . seeing people use the products but you know along with success comes the need for a dialogue with the government. Bill Gates .Job . We are not doing him a favor by serving him. We got to come up with that breakthrough.Internet . numbers.Customers . numbers. you don't pay us anything at all..Marketing This may seem simple.Technology Give the public everything you can give them. as long as we're selling the one the customer wants.Products .Customers .
Customers . and that can sometimes be very difficult to do.Customers . They greet you with a smile. Ray Kroc . you'll never make it.Marketing I feel I'm able to serve my customer by knowing what she or he wants.Busy I think we're having fun. and as the CEO. and email: people give me great ideas. but if you love what you're doing and you always put the customer first. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers. Ray Kroc .Marketing . I'm reaching out to busy moms because that's what I am. success will be yours.Help The mission statement of my company.Business .Dreams .Companies .Success . community. what they don't want. And we're always trying to do better.Success . I have to balance the various interests of the different constituencies and stakeholders to create win. Magic Johnson . and I know this woman has been underserved.Challenges ..Business I think the hardest thing about my job is the way Whole Foods Market views itself philosophically is that we are a business dedicated to meeting all the various stakeholders of the company's best interests.Business .Knowledge . That's how people want to be treated.Respect We provide food that customers love. creating worlds and inviting people to take part in our dream. People just want more of it.Success If you work just for money. That's what I tell my employees. Steve Jobs . tell me what they want.Work .Family . I think our customers really like our products. with respect.Important .Money .Internet .Retailing . We chose a different path. Steve Jobs .Innovation .Quality .Customers . win.John Ilhan .Customers With businesses. and the environment.Customers . customer service is very important. is to find solutions for families.Stocks .Customers . We're in business to serve the needs and desires of our core customer base.Customer Service . and maybe that was the right thing for them.Customers . And by stakeholders we mean customers.Creating . Everybody wants something from the CEO. team members.Advertising .Work Ralph Lauren has always stood for providing quality products. John Mackey .Help . they would continue to open their wallets. Ralph Lauren .Stocks . stockholders.Customers . it is our customers.Enco uragement .Knowledge . Kathy Ireland . It's really instrumental. you go to the same places because you like the service. Sometimes what is in the best interest of one stakeholder may not be in the best interest of another stakeholder. and helps me stay in touch with people. We were the innovators of lifestyle advertisements that tell a story and the first to create stores that encourage customers to participate in that lifestyle.Ideas .Fashion . John Mackey .Customers For us. our most important stakeholder is not our stockholders.Customers A lot of companies have chosen to downsize.Products . Kathy Ireland . especially busy moms. win scenarios. That's what I know. day after day after day. One of the ways I'm able to do this is through my website. you like the people and they take care of you. Kathy Ireland Worldwide.Customers .
but not .Business .Profits The nature of any human being.Customers . Azim Premji .Customers . Ross Perot .Commitment If you have a good relationship with your customer.Management . John Mackey . Anita Roddick .Business Ethics . where competitors in a market have grown lazy and lost contact with the readers or the viewers. bring your skill. You'd be amazed how many companies don't listen to their customers. we promise to serve our customers with integrity. Rupert Murdoch . buying and selling.Responsibility .Business Growth .Business .Challenges .Customers Spend a lot of time talking to customers face to face.Customers Business is not financial science. The whole idea is to do both: The animals have to flourish. and creditors.. how their friends are behaving.Greed . What they consume and what they watch.Deals . certainly anyone on Wall Street. business partners.Customers . it's about trading.Partnership . gosh.Rich In our way of working.Finance .Customers Don't bring your need to the marketplace.Change . present and future are linked by a commitment to growth. How your children are behaving.Management .Decisions I think one of the most misunderstood things about business in America is that people are either doing things for altruistic reasons or they are greedy and selfish.Lazy .Human Being We intend to conduct our business in a way that not only meets but exceeds the expectations of our customers.Customers .Truth .Environmental .Business . the worse deal it is for you'. That type of dichotomy portrays a false image of business.Advertising . Akira Mori .Society .Selling . shareholders.Wall Street . Richard Pratt .Customers We have recognized that the world is changing. If you don't feel well. With respect for human values. through meeting our customers' needs and the wise use and reuse of scarce resources. It certainly is a false image of Whole Foods. the business process flows that much more smoothly.Growth . Whole Foods has got to create a higher standard here.Business .Stocks You've got to look for a gap.Ethics . is 'the better deal you give the customer. want us to pave this path.Competition . tell your doctor. just after profit. James Packer .Greed . Bernard Madoff .Companies Visy Industries' past.Business Ethics .Customers . but in such a way that it'll be cheap enough for the customers to buy it.Customers .Customers .Companies I became a vegan and at the same time I realized. I think it will ultimately be a good business decision because I think our customers expect us. John Mackey . Richard Pratt .American . It's about creating a product or service so good that people will pay for it. we attach a great deal of importance to humility and honesty. as well as the communities in which we operate and society at large.
Howard Schultz .Skill Our mission statement about treating people with respect and dignity is not just words but a creed we live by every day. That has made Indian industry more concerned with a) its customers.Customers ..Products .Customers .Truth . Howard Schultz .Retailing . The decline in coffee-drinking was due to the fact that most of the coffee people bought was stale and they weren't enjoying it.Industry . Martha Stewart .Earnings .Knowledge .Quality .Customers .Products .Customers .Employee . they found we were filling a need they didn't know they had.Commitment People ask me.Respect .Marketing . go to the bank. Once they tasted ours and experienced what we call "the third place".Lies . Howard Schultz .Important . and c) its brand image in the marketplace.Earning .Selling .Products . Ratan Tata . The fracturing of trust is based on the fact that the consumer has been let down. whatever the business.Competition .Employee .America It's ironic that retailers and restaurants live or die on customer service.Companies .the marketplace.Customers . Brian Tracy . 90% of the people who viewed it for the first time believed in the corporate promise.Business I think the environment has become more competitive. Then 40 years later if you performed the same exercise less than 10% of the public believed it was true.Respect .Trust .Customers . Only the individuals and companies that provide absolutely excellent products and services at absolutely excellent prices will survive.India . skill and your ability to combine that knowledge and skill in such a way that you contribute value for which customers are going to pay. how is managing in the New Economy different from managing in the Old Economy? . A bad product and you know what? You won't be here in ten years.Brand Your earning ability today is largely dependent upon your knowledge.Retailing I think it's very important that whatever you're trying to make or sell.. b) the quality of its products. Kerry Stokes .Encouragement Customers don't always know what they want. and on the best terms.Customers .Skill . Brian Tracy . Jim Rohn .Products Each Wal-Mart store should reflect the values of its customers and support the vision they hold for their community Sam Walton . Howard Schultz . yet their employees have some of the lowest pay and worst benefits of any industry. if you introduced a new product to America.Marketing In the 1960s.Management .Customers . or teach has to be basically good.Customers Customers today want the very most and the very best for the very least amount of money. the customer comes first. That's one reason so many retail experiences are mediocre for the public. If you need money. You can't expect your employees to exceed the expectations of your customers if you don't exceed the employees' expectations of management.Customers The most important adage and the only adage is. a gathering place between home and work where they were treated with respect.Products . but not the marketplace. the customer comes first.
Meg Whitman .Problems . the growth will go on.Intelligent .Earnings .Ebay .Teaching .Companies . you are helping people. Mukesh Ambani . If we are divided all will fail.Customers .Customers Statistics suggest that when customers complain.Customer Service .Customers Remember that you are a teacher. making them feel safer.Business Growth In the past a leader was a boss. And it costs us.Government .Partnership .Finance Your needs will be met once you can find a way of projecting energy and fulfilling someone else's need.Fear . it's a lot the same.Management . in terms of our relationship with other governments.Power The political tradition of ancient thought.Knowledge . Winston Churchill . Stuart Wilde .Economy . Silvio Berlusconi .Customers . Jerry Yang . Zig Ziglar .Leadership .Work . It's about the financial discipline of the bottom line.Customers .Politicians . In this way. And all of those elements enter into some of these leaks.Management .Strength Creating a close connection to those you do business with has its many risks. and the bigger the responsibility. Gordon Wu .Change .Failure . Stuart Wilde . Today’s leaders must be partners with their people. So if I lose one or two legs.Love Anybody who doesn’t think that Hong Kong has to depend on the PRC (China) must be the biggest idiot on earth because you are talking about getting access to a 1. in terms of the willingness of other intelligence services to work with us. they no longer can lead solely based on positional power. taking them from fear to love.Ambition . Chin-Ning Chu . from ignorance to knowledge. segmenting your customers by their needs.Partnership . Ken Blanchard .People It helps a ton when you learn people's names and don't butcher them when trying to pronounce them.Learning .. business owners and managers ought to get excited about it. Dick Cheney . and building a world-class management team.Partnership If a fox is unable to befriend a tiger.Help . rewards and . in terms of revealing sources and methods.Partnership .Responsibility .Partnership .Power If we are together nothing is impossible.3 billion people market. understanding your customers. the process will go on. filtered in Italy by Machiavelli. The complaining customer represents a huge opportunity for more business.Actually. says one thing clearly: every prince needs allies.Politicians One of the problems we have as a government is our inability to keep secrets.Partnership . then the fox should create an illusion of close association with the tiger by carefully trailing behind the cat while boasting of the deep friendship they share. the more allies he needs.Partnership . the organization will go on.Opportunity The organizational architecture is really that a centipede walks on hundred legs and one or two don’t count. he creates an impression that his well being is of great concern to the tiger.Customers .Business .
this didn’t just happen overnight.Growth .Partnership In this new wave of technology. What we want to do.Government . I started in business over 25 years ago and have found a way to build on what I’ve learned through every partnership and opportunity. Michael Eisner .Business . or has become a friend.People .Partnership . One guy took the tires and the radio. they'll roll their sleeves up to get the job done.Challenges . Alan Greenspan .Partnership .Partnership If you treat staff as your equal. you can't do it all yourself.Truth . There are few things in business I have encountered that are more difficult than firing someone. particularly if that someone has always been.Learning .Partnership I really want people to know that I’ve worked hard. Carlos Slim Helu . it doesn't get adversarial. you have to form alliances. very hard.Patience .Profits .Growth .Encouragement It was our duty to expand.Economy . Not true.Funny .Partnership The most important single central fact about a free market is that no exchange takes place unless both parties benefit.Partnership .Hard Work .Economy .Freedom . complete strangers. And that's why it's so essential to preserving individual freedom. If you are lucky it happens once in a lifetime.Job . to get to where I am today. those you deal with should gain as well.Business The only way that has ever been discovered to have a lot of people cooperate together voluntarily is through the free market.Partnership . On the flipside. Milton Friedman . the other guy took the engine. A glorious future! Ingvar Kamprad .Leadership .Politics The man who occupies the first place seldom plays the principal part.Profits At the end of the day government is about teamwork and partnership and we will be proving that by working together.Problems .Partnership . for you to gain.Partnership .Challenges . I have been rewarded with many friends Mark Cuban . I have to get to know these guys face-to-face and develop a sincere relationship. I saw two New Yorkers. We trust each other and have the confidence we can work things out. we can do and will do. if we run into problems in a deal.Ambition People say New Yorkers can't get along.Luck .Opportunity . together. John Ilhan .Success .Partnership .Partnership I don't want to be just a voice on the phone.Partnership It is rare to find a business partner who is selfless. Julia Gillard . Magic Johnson .Leadership .Business .. Those who cannot or will not join us are to be pitied. Wayne Huizenga .consequences. sharing a cab. Milton Friedman .Freedom .Confidence . Johann Wolfgang von Goethe . That way.Success I have found no greater satisfaction than achieving success through honest dealing and strict adherence to the view that. David Letterman .Technology .
Power I think in business. Oprah Winfrey . It’s not an easy thing but I believe we can reach an agreement. John Malone .Partnership What I know for sure is that behind every catastrophe.Partnership .Challenges We can also reassure our Palestinian partners that we understand the importance of territorial contiguity in the West Bank for a viable Palestinian state. Akira Mori .Learning Anybody who doesn’t think that Hong Kong has to depend on the PRC (China) must be the biggest idiot on earth because you are talking about getting access to a 1. you get a better result.Change . they have to be satisfied with your personality to be able to do business with you and to build a relationship with mutual trust. we don't evolve as people.Negotiation .Business .Patience .Business .Companies .Partnership To be successful.Taxes You need to surround yourself with quality human beings that are intelligent and have a vision.Partnership .Partnership .Belief . business partners.Partnership . Ariel Sharon . Maybe I'm not very patient myself. Rockefeller .Learning . Gordon Wu .Business .Companies .Management . And I think what I've learned the most is be able to wait for something and get it when it's the right time.Intelligent . as a planet. John D. there are great lessons to be learned.Business .Government .Society . George Ross . you have to be able to relate to people.People Concentration can be cultivated.Customers . but they don't get to come to all the meetings. Gina Rinehart . One can learn to exercise will power.Partnership .Experience . you have to learn to be patient. and that did restrain us. Bernard Arnault . Larry Page . discipline one's body and train one's mind.Learning .Trust I believe that Jews and Arabs can live together.Partnership .Success .There's an old saying that the government is your partner from birth.Focus . shareholders.Partnership . Vince McMahon .3 billion people market. as well as the communities in which we operate and society at large. Anil Ambani .Customers . and it's why we had to take in partners.Stocks If you can run the company a bit more collaboratively. Among the many that we as a country need to get is that as long as we play the "us and them" game. because you have more bandwidth and checking and balancing going on.Challenges A friendship founded on business is a good deal better than a business founded on friendship.Partnership We intend to conduct our business in a way that not only meets but exceeds the expectations of our customers.Partnership Our company was mortgaged to the hilt. and creditors. Ariel Sharon . as a nation.
Funny .Learning . Bob Brown . Steve Ballmer . and spite. in an effort to learn how to help more people around the world become one of them. David Bach . And so if . It is not a question of whether or not we have the money. Life is not about achievement. Bob Brown . it’s all of us.Learn .Rich . perseverance. Jack Canfield .Poverty Financial education needs to become a part of our national curriculum and scoring systems so that it’s not just the rich kids that learn about money. then you’re going to be looking for everything you can to get better at it.Passionate .Solution My people are going to learn the principles of democracy the dictates of truth and the teachings of science. and joy. Mustafa Kemal Ataturk . they don’t get it. citizens world over must be educated.Politics The more I study the wealthy.Risk . every man can follow his own conscience provided it does not interfere with sane reason or bid him act against the liberty of his fellow men.Improvement .Learning . as long as it was well thought out and..Money The number one benefit of information technology is that it empowers people to do what they want to do. Jack Canfield . David Bach . one that captures the imagination and diversity of the whole community.Truth .Media .Improvement The problem is the average person isn’t tuned in to lifelong learning.Learning .Knowledge . If you’re passionate about what it is you do. If the information is not on television. Let them worship as they will.Finance . It lets people learn things they didn't think they could learn before. to affirm its democratic traditions and give expression to the diversity and vibrance of its community through its public education system. in a worst-case scenario.Books I'm a big believer in growth. is our children learning? George Bushism . and it’s not in the few books that they buy.Learning .Learning One of the things that may get in the way of people being lifelong learners is that they’re not in touch with their passion.Learning .In order to stave off covetouness.Knowledge . Superstition must go. it's about learning and growth. I’d still land on my feet.Money We must have an expansionary vision. Mustafa Kemal Ataturk . love.Planning Australia must prioritise education spending.Ambition Rarely is the question asked.Learning .Problems . I’m stunned by how many people are actually not rich. It lets people be productive.. or going to seminars and so forth. and so forth. Putting optimism for everyone back into Australia’s future depends on it. and so in a sense it is all about potential.Stupid . and it’s not in the movies they watch. Eli Broad . and developing qualities like compassion.Questions .Learning .Priorities .Innovation ..Technology .Rich . it is a question of how we choose to spend it. It lets people be creative.Solutions I learned to embrace risk. one which befits a nation which has moved beyond the basics of literacy and numeracy and which wants to develop a learning culture.Learning .Learning . greed. patience.
Learning .Knowledge I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. They just are not for me. Bill Gates . the habit of self-education.Learning Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.Learning .Life .Learning . Yet they are wonderful teachers for other people.Belief . Ralph Waldo Emerson .School Learning is an active process. Dale Carnegie . Only knowledge that is used sticks in your mind. BC Forbes . you can go on learning for five or ten years.Business . once you are inside.Interest . Jack Canfield ..Knowledge When we make college more affordable. As an investment analyst you think you understand a business from the outside.Learning . Mahatma Gandhi . Ralph Waldo Emerson .Technology . I find new technology and new ways of communication very exciting and would like to do more in this field.Education . Learn as if you were to live forever.Learning Live as if you were to die tomorrow. not months.Goals .Learning I'm a firm believer that to really understand a business takes years.Learning . Bill Clinton .Investing All teachers are good for someone.Patience .Achievement .Self Help . Benjamin Graham .Passionate . to realize the value of education and then to cultivate earnestly. We learn by doing. There are some teachers out there who I cannot stand.Learning .Learning .Compassion . aggressively.Learning It's a fact that more people watch television and get their information that way than read books. Chris Corrigan . Winston Churchill .Management . I cannot even bear the sound of one teacher’s voice.Life What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.that is the case.Goals .Knowledge .Action Vitally important for a young man or woman is. we make the American dream more achievable.Growth .Stock Market .Learning Wall Street people learn nothing and forget everything. first.Teaching .Knowledge .L ove I think there’s too much emphasis placed on learning things by rote that you don’t really care about.Inspirational Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.Customers . Jack Canfield . Louise Hay .Death . So what happens to students in school is that they eventually lose interest in learning.Persistence .Life . for whatever reason.Learning . ceaselessly. because they’ve been forced to learn the required courses.Investing . rather than pursing their passion. Stephen Covey . then I think our goals should include something which stretches us.Learning . but the reality is that.
Children .Business .Passions I was fortunate to get a scholarship when I went to Lehigh University and Princeton. to just go out there and get crazy and get free and get strong. Angelina Jolie ...Religion . Aldous Huxley .Business . it is what a man does with what happens to him.Business .I really had no religious upbringing.Confidence . But I think it saved me. But you know what? It's never too late to learn. John H. Somebody was kind enough to spend their money to educate people that they would never get to know.Self Esteem . this didn’t just happen overnight.Learning In business.Self Control . because when I found the theory that I wanted to follow.Learning .Philanthropy You learn in this business. Only in America can you decide to get a good education and pursue what you like. They were both wonderful schools.Learning .Money .Hard Work .Refugee . Angelina Jolie .Mistakes What a relief it was to discover that I wasnt realy an idiot! I simply had a learning disability.Upbringing Experience is not what happens to a man. very hard.Learning . Lee Iacocca .Partnership .Disability I really want people to know that I’ve worked hard.Crazy Apart from my children. If you want a friend. Carl Icahn .Travel .Learning .World . I couldn’t wait to get to work in the morning.Survival .Opportunity . to travel. Jeffrey Immelt .Encouragement It's just such a freeing thing to set these great challenges for yourself. Kathy Ireland . I look at failure as education in that respect I'm very well educated.Learning .Learning .Gift .Growth .Failure . spending time with refugees was the greatest gift.Learning . many times.Learning .Challenges .World I've learned so many things and a lot of things I've learned the hard way.Learning . Louise Hay . get a dog. Magic Johnson . It's how your company fits in with the world and how you respond to it. Johnson . and been humbled many.Companies .CEO . Lee Iacocca .Life .Knowledge . I did not have anything to unlearn. I started in business over 25 years ago and have found a way to build on what I’ve learned through every partnership and opportunity.. to learn more about the world.Learning .Childhood . which is unusual. but they must be kept to a minimum. That’s what I think philanthropy is about.Life .Important ..Failure . Kathy Ireland .Patience .Learning The most important thing I've learned since becoming CEO is context. Jeffrey Immelt .Strong . the greatest life lesson I could ever receive.Freedom .Jobs . to get to where I am today.Learning Surviving a failure gives you more self-confidence.Education I have to say I've made many mistakes. I loved cars. Failures are great learning tools.People .
tense and anxious. they can be taught to love.Learning . and had no way of knowing how near the harbour was.Student .Knowledge . and industrial products. How often have we not seen the truth condemned! It is sad but unfortunately true that man learns nothing from history.Encouragement . John Mackey .Learning Academic qualifications are important and so is financial education. Like water.Challenges . People must learn to hate. and you waited with beating heart for something to happen? I was like that ship before my education began.Sad .History .Life . compassion.Truth . you will be able to anticipate and act correctly and profitably upon forthcoming movements. I can spend time at the factory or with the manangement and learn as much as I want.Knowledge .Fear . Carl Jung .Now . never be too big to ask questions.Attitude . Nelson Mandela . or his background. Henry Kravis . Nelson Mandela .Religion Take the attitude of a student.Learning . I have the opportunity. growing. They're both important and schools are forgetting one of them. groped her way toward the shore with plummet and soundingline. It's right in our portfolio. for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.Knowledge .Knowledge . and the great ship. food. Robert Kiyosaki . or his religion.Challenges . Helen Keller . and that life can be a real adventure of learning. air and housing.Growth . Robert Kiyosaki .Management . when it seemed as if a tangible white darkness shut you in.Inspirational .Questions . it affects everything yet for some reason the world of academics thinks it's a subject below their social standing. that just as soon as you can familiarize yourself with the actions of the past. oil and gas.Compassion . Helen Keller .Naturally.Learning Have you ever been at sea in a dense fog. and if they can learn to hate.Learning . never know too much to learn something new. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid. only I was without compass or sounding-line.Love . If there's anything that I want to know more about.Brave No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin.Learning We've got a portfolio of companies that range all the way from hotels to television stations and cable TV companies. but the triumph over it. her loving tact which made the first years of my education so beautiful. consumer products.Opportunity . every age thinks that all ages before it were prejudiced. and today we think this more than ever and are just as wrong as all previous ages that thought so. but he who conquers that fear.Bored The price pattern reminds you that every movement of importance is but a repetition of similar price movements.Investing . her quick sympathy.Learning .Wrong It was my teacher's genius.Learning .Learning .Learning Money is kind of a base subject. Og Mandino .Prejudice .Happiness I learned that courage was not the absence of fear. and joyfulness.Stock Market . Jesse Livermore .Learning My philosophy is that life is all about learning and growing.Money . It was because she seized the right moment to impart knowledge that made it so pleasant and acceptable to me.Companies .Knowledge .Courage . You can't get bored doing that.
Companies . Failures are not something to be avoided.Learning .Change Forgetting your mistakes is a terrible error if you are trying to improve your cognition.Learning . gradually improves your ability to focus on reality. or significantly improve.Learning Your best teacher is your last mistake. Charlie Munger . Charlie Munger .Problems .Encouragement If you want to be constructive in politics. Lachlan Murdoch . It’s also an excellent way to get staff involved in the company’s operations.Intelligent . I think probably the most important thing is having good fundamentals.Technology We all are learning.Media .Learning . Rapid destruction of your ideas when the time is right is one of the most valuable qualities you can acquire. the less you look back.Learning . Today's students have to look forward to the excitement of probably having three or four careers. Rarely do we learn significant lessons.Interesting .Learning It is extremely unlikely that anyone coming out of school with a technical degree will go into one area and stay there. Angela Merkel .Management .Improvement . Charlie Munger .Politicians .Failure The technology at the leading edge changes so rapidly that you have to keep current after you get out of school.Learning . Abraham Maslow . You must force yourself to consider arguments on the other side. kept over long periods.Mistakes . you have to learn to delegate. You want to have them happen as quickly as you can so you can make progress rapidly.Money .Priorities . Each dependent on the other. the craft. Gordon Moore .Learning . If you do look back. Ralph Nader . or of appearing naive.Technology .Mistakes .Ideas . or destroying ideas all the time.Mistakes . All that is necessary is not to be afraid of making mistakes. you’re destined for failure even if you have a high I. Gordon Moore .Change .Knowledge .Technology With engineering.Passionate . That cast of mind. Bob Parsons . Gordon Moore .Focus I have been privileged to grow up retaining the love of good journalism. If you don’t have the cast of mind. modifying.Business . any other way.Challenges .Q.Learning .Fear .Learning I now know that I learn by solving problems as they arise. Azim Premji .Jobs .Profits .I have learned the novice can often see things that the expert overlooks. I have learnt that they are not mutually exclusive but integrally selfreliant. while learning its business: the dollars and cents. the better.Improvement You need to have a passionate interest in why things are happening.Change . then it can only be to learn for yourself through the events that have taken place.Learning .Learning .Journalism . I view this year's failure as next year's opportunity to try it again.Solutions As you get bigger.
You become proficient in your job or skill. You learn to become a leader by doing what other excellent leaders have done before you. They should be eager to learn. It’s a phenomenal lesson. which was a big challenge. to research and not to confine. Bob Proctor .Learning . you'll never stop being conscious of it.People I came to realize that my money problems.Learning .Learning .Life .Attitude .Nature We learned early on that if we help enough people. Dave Ramsey .Spiritual . Brian Tracy . to the spiritual core of your being. Chinese Proverbs .Companies . Azim Premji . It’s like driving a car.Skill . overcome any obstacle and achieve any goal that you can set for yourself.Gratitude Over a long distance.Learning .Money .Goals .Culture .Friendship I see.The early years were more about learning than about acting. over a long time. I remember. and shortages largely began and ended with the person in my mirror. to listen. Dave Ramsey . Wherever you go for the rest of your life. I forget. worries. I had to carry on my father’s work. those who disagree with them. Bob Proctor . the money will come. education is the only way to get ahead in this country.Optimistic Gratitude is an attitude that hooks us up to our source of supply. Azim Premji .Money . you learn about the strength of your horse.Learning .Strength .Learning .Earnings .Challenges There are millions of children today who don’t attend school. I understand.God .Encouragement .Learning . I do. to kill. telling her story over and over again to the people of your culture. I hear. not born.Learning . and then you become proficient at understanding the motivations and behaviors of other people.Problems .Learning .Focus .Poverty I think earning money is the simplest thing in the world once you learn how to do it. 'How can you listen to this stuff and not recognize it for what it is? Daniel Quinn .Learning . Chinese Proverbs . However.Motivational . to hurt.Jobs . you learn about the character of your friend.Leadership .Learning . And the more grateful you are. to the architect of the universe.Learning . you'll be tempted to say to the people around you. you can solve any problem. I would win with money.Achievement .Solutions . the closer you become to your maker. It’s simple if you know how to do it. I realized also that if I could learn to manage the character I shaved with every morning.Understanding Once you learn to discern the voice of Mother Culture humming in the background. Brian Tracy .Money .Belief Leaders are made.Responsibility The main focus in my life now is to open people's minds so no one will be so conceited that they think they have the total truth. John Templeton .Truth I believe through learning and application of what you learn.Problems .
You can't know it all. You can't know it all yourself.Planning . Oprah Winfrey .Learning One of the biggest lessons I've learned recently is that when you don't know what to do. Noel Whittaker .Action . as a planet..Business An organization's ability to learn.Mistakes .Family . Jack Welch . listen.Success At home we have always regarded the dining table as the prime seat of learning.Learning . no matter how wide ranging your experience. anyone who thinks they do is destined for mediocrity. no matter how comprehensive your education.Action It helps a ton when you learn people's names and don't butcher them when trying to pronounce them. No matter how smart you are.Learning What I know for sure is that behind every catastrophe. we don't evolve as people.Learning . and learn. Among the many that we as a country need to get is that as long as we play the "us and them" game. Donald Trump .Mistakes .Knowledge Watch. you should do nothing until you figure out what to do because a lot of times you feel like you are pressed against the wall. Oscar Wilde .Ideas Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes. Jack Welch .Learning . is the ultimate competitive advantage.Learning . Don't know what to do? Do nothing.Business .Customers .Decisions . there is simply no way to acquire all the wisdom you need to make your business thrive. Jerry Yang . Oprah Winfrey . and it has paid dividends in the volume of ideas that have been shared over the evening meal. We planned it so it was impossible to see or hear a TV from the table. and you've got to make a decision.Partnership . Donald Trump . there are great lessons to be learned.Learning . and translate that learning into action rapidly.Learning I've learned that mistakes can often be as good a teacher as success. You never have to do anything. as a nation.Learning .
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