Business is not just doing deals; business is having great products, doing great engineering, and providing tremendous service to customers. Finally, business is a cobweb of human relationships.
Engineering, medicine, business, architecture and painting are concerned not with the necessary but with the contingent - not with how things are but with how they might be - in short, with design.
If your thinking is sloppy, your business will be sloppy. If you are disorganized, your business will be disorganized. If you are greedy, your empoyees will be greedy, giving you less and less of themselves and always asking for more.
A business organization whose employees are happy is more productive, has a higher morale, and has a lower turnover.
Think about educating people to be owners of businesses, not employees of business.
Small business owners are getting stuck holding the bag for this growing -- but largely unpublicized -- problem of credit card fraud for merchants.
When two men in business always agree, one of them is unnecessary.
A marriage contract to me is as binding as any in business, and I have always believed in sticking to an agreement.
My dream of politics all my life has been that it is the common business, that it is something we owe to each other to understand and discuss with absolute frankness.
Awareness is bad for the meat business. Conscience is bad for the meat business. Sensitivity to life is bad for the meat business. DENIAL, however, the meat business finds indispensable.
It is the business of a statesman to judge of the expediency of different schemes of economy, and by degrees to model the minds of his subjects so as to induce them from the allurement of private interest to concur in the execution of his plan.
Fidelity is seven-tenths of business success.
To most people, Las Vegas is synonymous with gambling and glitter; a slightly, pleasingly sinful fairyland for adults where they can watch the most entertaining performers and biggest names in show business in between bouts of indulging in games of chance that everyone knows favor the house.
One of the biggest mistakes women make in business is that they aren't friendly enough.
Women actually do quite well on Wall Street because so much of this business is intuitive.
Men always try to keep women out of business so they won't find out how much fun it really is.
How do you balance growing the business with raising a family? You just do. I had a business, a lot of orders, and a baby howling for supper. You balance it. You give your baby supper first and then get your orders in. I have worked on more holidays but what are you going to do?
Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business is only to be sustained by perpetual neglect of many other things.
Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business, is only to be sustained by perpetual neglect of many other things.
The minute you try to talk business with him he takes the attitude that he is a gentleman and a scholar, and the moment you try to approach him on the level of his moral integrity he starts to talk business.
A lot of the value that's built up in these businesses, goodwill, is often because the founder is an excellent salesperson or business leader.
Hollywood today is all about being consistent. All thinking in mainstream film business takes place in one box.
Some of the fans here were not too sure about their club signing a player from their biggest rivals. Fortunately, we had a great season and won the League title for the first time in four years. Now, I think, everyone can say it was good business.
Los Angeles and New York are the big centers of the music industry worldwide so of course it can be hard for newcomers who don't know what to expect from the music business.
One who is too wise an observer of the business of others, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.