Mashed Thinking #454

Either move or curl up with a good book.                                                                                            …

Mashed Thinking #453

Life is too short to worship the god of other people’s opinion.                                                                                      …

Mashed Thinking #452

If you want an audience, tempt fate.                                                                                                …

Mashed Thinking #451

Moral victories should be slept on before being aired.                                                                                            …

Mashed Thinking #450

It is sometimes expedient to break something.                                                                                                …

Mashed Thinking #459

Originality is a formal weapon.                                                                                                    …

Favorite Quotes related to Selling and Marketing

I read a lot. I’ve picked up a number of good ideas related to selling and marketing over the years from my readings, including some great quotes.  Here are a few of my favorites: “I have great faith in the people; as for their wisdom – well, Coca Cola still outsells champagne.”      ADLAI STEVENSON “Your…

Studying Team Leadership through Reality Television

Although I am not a big fan reality television shows in general, I’ve started following a few shows because the examples of good and bad team leadership are interesting.  The episodes contain lessons on good and bad tactical and strategic decision-making.  Positive and negative results from Leaders’ actions are there for everyone to see.  In…

Some Career Advice from 1917 that is Timeless

I like wandering through used book stores and finding old books about business. One of my recent finds is a book published in 1917 entitled:  Salesmanship and Business Efficiency by J.M. Knox. I’m about a quarter of the way through the book and came across a section titled:  Live the Positive Qualities.  I think it’s an interesting…