Thought Leadership in Strategy & Finance

  • Quote  |  July 5, 2019

    “When asked ‘Is not commercial credit based primarily upon money or property?’ The response: ‘No sir. The first thing is character. Because the man I do not trust could not get money from me on all the bonds in Christendom.'” – J.P. Morgan

  • Quote  |  July 4, 2019

    “Our management must maintain a just balance among the interests of customers, employees, shareowners, and the public. Although these groups may apparently compete in their short term goals, their long-term interests coincide, for none can long benefit unless the needs of all are served.” – Mission statement of Maytag Corporation

  • Quote  |  July 3, 2019

    “All authority belongs to the people.” – Thomas Jefferson

  • Quote  |  July 2, 2019

    “The market place today is a consumer democracy.” – Sergio Zyman, Former executive of Pepsi and Coca-Cola and author of the book, The End of Marketing as We Know It.

  • Quote  |  July 1, 2019

    “There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.” – Sam Walton

  • Quote  |  June 30, 2019

    “It’s the customers that made Dell great in the first place.” – Michael Dell

  • Quote  |  June 29, 2019

    “We, in business, do have a calling. We have a calling to reward the confidence of those who have hired us…and to build something lasting and good in the process.” – Roberto Goizueta, Former CEO of Coca-Cola

  • Quote  |  June 28, 2019

    “It is not the employer who pays the wages. Employers only handle the money. It is the customer who pays the wages.” – Henry Ford

  • Quote  |  June 27, 2019

    “We would often be sorry if our wishes were gratified. ” – Aesop

  • Quote  |  June 26, 2019

    “More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones.” – Mother Teresa

  • Quote  |  June 25, 2019

    “When the gods wish to punish us they answer our prayers.” – Oscar Wilde

  • Quote  |  June 24, 2019

    “If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.” – Benjamin Franklin

  • Quote  |  June 23, 2019

    “Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing.” – Socrates

  • Quote  |  June 22, 2019

    “There are two fools in this world. One is the milllionaire who thinks that by hoarding money he can somehow accumulate real power, and other is the penniless reformer who thinks that if only he can take the money from one class and give it to another, all the world’s ills will be cured.” – Henry Ford

  • Quote  |  June 21, 2019

    “Don’t forget until too late that the business of life is not business but living.” – Barry C. Forbes

  • Quote  |  June 20, 2019

    “To measure the man, measure his heart.” – Malcolm S. Forbes

  • Quote  |  June 19, 2019

    “The greatest real thrill that life offers is to create, to construct, and to develop something useful. Too often we fail to recognize and pay tribute to the creative spirit. It is that spirit that creates our jobs.” – Alfred P. Sloan, Former President of General Motors

  • Quote  |  June 18, 2019

    “Those who give charity and look after the welfare of others are ever happy.” – The Holy Vedas

  • Quote  |  June 17, 2019

    “The happiest moments of my life have been the few which I have passed at home in the bosom of my family.” – Thomas Jefferson

  • Quote  |  June 16, 2019

    “A man should never neglect his family for business.” – Walt Disney