Sales are contingent upon the attitude of the salesman - not the attitude of the prospect.
W. Clement Stone
Dumb luck brought on the move from business to acting. I had moved to New York when I was 23, in the year 2000. On a lark, I went to audition for a soap opera. I thought, 'Hey, this will be a really fun story to tell my grandkids one day, that I auditioned for a soap!'
Raising the minimum wage represents a substantial financial burden for employers, particularly start-ups, early stage companies, and family-owned businesses. In response, business owners would be forced to either lay off workers or raise prices to offset the rise in labor costs.
Working across the aisle, I helped pass laws exposing business dealings in Iran, cracking down on Iranian human rights abusers, and applying crippling sanctions to Iran's oil and gas industries.
I got an offer in 1992 to buy a major-league team. I turned down the offer because I don't want my love of the game to involve business.
You have to train people how to be business innovators. If you don't train them, the quality of the ideas that you get in an innovation marketplace is not likely to be high.
Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves.
E. Joseph Cossman
The primary goal of management education was, as originally conceived, to impart knowledge that could be applied to a variety of real-world business situations.
I believe we're the party of small business.
Small business owners are experiencing great uncertainty because of the possibility of tax increases, the inconsistent flow of credit, an outrageous national debt, high energy costs, and overreaching federal regulations.
Everything around a writer, or musician in the record business, probably everything in all the United States or in all of western civilization, is about competition.
T Bone Burnett
Touring is really a pretty lonely business.