It doesnt matter how many times you

It doesn’t matter how many times you fail.  It doesn’t matter how many times you almost get it right.  No one is going to know or care about your failures, and neither should you.  All you have to do is learn from them and those around you because… All that matters in business is that you get it right once.  Then everyone can tell you how lucky you are.  ~Mark Cuban

Too many people think only of their

Too many people think only of their own profit.  But business opportunity seldom knocks on the door of self-centered people.  No customer ever goes to a store merely to please the storekeeper.  ~Kazuo Inamori

To take something from a person and

To take something from a person and keep it for oneself:  that is robbery.  To take something from one person and then turn it over to another in exchange for as much money as you can get:  that is business.  Robbery is so much more stupid, since it is satisfied with a single, frequently dangerous profit; whereas in business it can be doubled without danger.  ~Octave Mirbeau, Torture Garden

The nba is never just a business

The NBA is never just a business.  It’s always business.  It’s always personal.  All good businesses are personal.  The best businesses are very personal.  ~Mark Cuban

The first rule of any technology used

The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency.  The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency.  ~Bill Gates

There are so many men who can

There are so many men who can figure costs, and so few who can measure values.  ~Author Unknown Tribune, San Marino, California