Category: QUOTATIONS

Quotations from people, that bear some wisdom worth sharing.

8 Core Beliefs of Extraordinary Bosses

Geoffrey James interviewed what he found the most successful CEOs and found a common pattern, published as the “8 Core Beliefs of Extraordinary Bosses”. Read the full story here. 1. Business is an ecosystem, not a battlefield. 2. A company…

“40% of America’s workforce will be freelancers by 2020”

40% of America’s workforce will be freelancers by 2020 A trend that brings up many questions: How does this link to the new hype around employee engagement? How will our individual motivations change? Will motivations become detached from the company…

Two kinds of people

“There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group; there is less competition there.” – Indira Gandhi

The cookie thief

A woman was waiting at an airport one night, with several long hours before her flight. She hunted for a book in the airport shops, bought a bag of cookies and found a place to drop. She was engrossed in…

About learning and education

“We’ve bought into the idea that education is about training and “success”, defined monetarily, rather than learning to think critically and to challenge. We should not forget that the true purpose of education is to make minds, not careers. A…

Saying ‘No’

A ‘no’ uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a ‘yes’ merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Your Phone Called. It Said You Were Depressed | BostInno

http://bostinno.com/2012/06/11/your-phone-called-it-said-you-were-depressed/ Great stuff where needed, so many people live a lonesome life, not always by choice. – Even better if we found a way to make people care more about each other… and turn on their empathy again, instead of…