Top 6 – June 2013
To graduates: Michael Dell (Dell), Bill Gates (Microsoft), Steve Jobs (Apple), Mike Lazaridis (RIM), and John Mackey (Whole Foods) all dropped out to start businesses. Time: the relentless and uncompromising performance metric.
- The difference between an idea and a profit-making business is the difference between an amoeba and a human being
- To outperform, you don’t have to be perfect, you just have to beat the competition more often than it beats you.
- Grown-ups know that compromises are better than analysis paralysis