As an entrepreneur, you are to communicate with many different people on daily basis. You should not ignore the fact that this communication matters. It is important to be the best version of yourself if you want to be successful entrepreneur. Because personal confidence really matters! The way you feel about yourself reflects directly to the way the other people see you. Continue reading
All good mentors are experienced and trusted people who can guide and advise a person through the challenges of the business world. Especially first time entrepreneurs can benefit from having a mentor. If you haven’t found your mentor yet, you should consider looking for the right person, who can help you become the inspiring leader who you are supposed to be.
Here you can find 10 quotes that prove the importance and value of mentoring in entrepreneurship.
“If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” Isaac Newton
“If I hadn’t had mentors, I wouldn’t be here today. I’m a product of great mentoring, great coaching… Coaches or mentors are very important. They could be anyone – your husband, other family members, or your boss.” Indra Nooyi, CEO of PepsiCo
“Get away from these two types of people: the ones who think you can only go as far as the situation you were born into; and the ones who think you can only go as far as the current situation you are in.”Dee Dee M. Scott
“If you cannot see where you are going, ask someone who has been there before.” J Loren Norris
“A mentor is someone who sees more talent and ability within you, than you see in yourself, and helps bring it out of you.” Bob Proctor
“What the tech industry often forgets is that with age comes wisdom. Older workers are usually better at following direction, mentoring, and leading.” Vivek Wadhwa
“Advice is like snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.”Samuel Taylor Coleridge
“What I need is someone who will make me do what I can.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Most people can do absolutely awe-inspiring things. Sometimes they just need a little nudge.” Timothy Ferriss, The 4-Hour Workweek
“For every one of us that succeeds, it’s because there’s somebody there to show you the way out.”Oprah Winfrey
One of the most important ingredients of every successful business venture is the existence of cohesive team. But sometimes, especially when the business grows and the expansion of the team is inevitable, it happens different conflicts between the team members to occur. And some of these conflicts can be very harmful for the startup, can slow down the work process and can lead to insuperable outcomes. Here you can find 10 timeless quotes that will help you to handle workplace conflict.
“The Law of win/win says: Let’s not do it your way or my way; let’s do it the best way.” Greg Anderson
“There are two ways of meeting difficulties: You alter the difficulties or you alter yourself meeting them.” Phyllis Bottome
“Power in organizations is the capacity generated by relationships. It is an energy that comes into existence through relationships.” Margaret Wheatley
“When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion.” Dale Carnegie
“A good manager doesn’t try to eliminate conflict; he tries to keep it from wasting the energies of his people. If you’re the boss and your people fight you openly when they think that you are wrong-that’s healthy.” Robert Townsend
“Where all think alike, no one thinks very much.” Walter Lippmann
“In business, when two people always agree, one of them is irrelevant.” William Wrigley
“When you realize you’ve made a mistake, make amends immediately. It’s easier to eat crow while it’s still warm.” Dan Heist
“Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.” Ronald Reagan
“10% of conflicts are due to difference in opinion. 90% are due to wrong tone of voice.” Unknown
All entrepreneurs spend tremendous amount of time to plan and create strategies, to determine their next moves and the course of action, trying to figure out which decision will lead to the success of their company. Aiming for growth is one of the most important parts of the work process of a startup owner, but sometimes, even the most productive and motivated entrepreneurs can’t find easily the right answer of their questions and concerns.
Here you can find 15 awesome quotes, which will inspire you on your way to growing your startup and achieving success.
“Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” Abraham Lincoln
“The business enterprise has two — and only two — basic functions: marketing and innovation. Marketing and innovation produce results; all the rest are costs.” Peter Drucker
“For me, the most fun is change or growth. There are definitely elements of both that I like. Launching a business is kind of like a motorboat: You can go very quickly and turn fast.” Tony Hsieh
“Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.” Zig Ziglar
“Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat.” Sun Tzu
“All change is not growth, as all movement is not forward.” Ellen Glasgow
“We find comfort among those who agree with us – growth among those who don’t.” Frank Howard Clark
“All who have accomplished great things have had a great aim, have fixed their gaze on a goal which was high, one which sometimes seemed impossible.” Orison Swett Marden
“Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you’re climbing it.” Andy Rooney
“Think big, start small, then scale or fail fast.” Mats Lederhausen
“The growth and development of people is the highest calling of leadership.” Harvey S. Firestone
“Growth is never by mere chance; it is the result of forces working together.” James Cash Penney
“There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder.” Ronald Reagan
“The pursuit of excellence is less profitable than the pursuit of bigness, but it can be more satisfying.”David Ogilvy
“In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing and the next best thing is the wrong thing – the worst thing you can do is nothing.” Theodore Roosevelt
Some of the most successful people on the planet believe that money can’t measure success, but it surely is important. Achieving financial freedom is a driving goal for many people, yet so less of them take under consideration the price they are willing to pay for it. Even though most of the entrepreneurs, who start their ventures just to make money and who don’t have clear vision and business mission, fail, money still matters. This is why it is interesting to find out the opinion of some of the most influential people in the world about money and wealth.
Here you can find 15 timeless and highly inspirational quotes on money and wealth.
Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants. Epictetus
Everyday is a bank account, and time is our currency. No one is rich, no one is poor, we’ve got 24 hours each. Christopher Rice
A penny saved is a penny earned. Benjamin Franklin
Too many people spend money they earned..to buy things they don’t want..to impress people that they don’t like. Will Rogers
Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune. Jim Rohn
It’s not the employer who pays the wages. Employers only handle the money. It’s the customer who pays the wages. Henry Ford
If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability. Henry Ford
Money is a terrible master but an excellent servant. P.T. Barnum
The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money. Anonymous
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs. Zig Ziglar
If you don’t value your time, neither will others. Stop giving away your time and talents. Value what you know & start charging for it. Kim Garst
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. Albert Einstein
A real entrepreneur is somebody who has no safety net underneath them. Henry Kravis
When a fellow says it ain’t the money but the principle of the thing, it’s the money. Artemus Ward
There are people who have money, and there are people who are rich. Coco Chanel