Archive for May, 2008

Orison Swett Marden

Saturday, May 31st, 2008

“The Golden Rule for every businessman is this: ‘Put yourself in your customer’s place.’”
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Orison Swett Marden

Calvin Coolidge

Friday, May 30th, 2008

“No enterprise can exist for itself alone. It ministers to some great need, it performs some great service, not for itself, but for others; or failing therein, it ceases to be profitable and ceases to exist.”
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Calvin Coolidge

Calvin Coolidge

Thursday, May 29th, 2008

“The business of America is business.”
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Calvin Coolidge

Thomas J. Peters And Robert H. Waterman, Jr

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

“All business success rests on something labeled a sale, which at least momentarily weds company and customer.”
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Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman, Jr

Paul House

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

“There’s no question. When you’re a public company, there’s a lot more disclosure than when you’re a sub of a public company. And so, you have to. There’s more disclosure, your competition knows more about you and that’s certainly a disadvantage.”
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Paul House, CEO of Tim Hortons
During an interview on BNN

Martha Stewart

Monday, May 26th, 2008

“Bake the cake that people most want to eat.”
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Martha Stewart in The Martha Rules

Warren Buffett

Sunday, May 25th, 2008

“My god! Good managers are so scarce I can’t afford the luxury of letting them go just because they’ve added a year to their age.”
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Warren Buffett