Business Education—The Ultimate Quotation Collection
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106 Page Quotation Collection on Business Education
This 106 page quotation collection contains the most interesting, thought-provoking, and useful quotations on Business Education. A unique collection presenting only pertinent and straightforward quotes that address all aspects of Business Education, this set of quotations includes the classic quotes as well as quotes carefully chosen from primary sources with particular attention given to quotes from women and minorities. In addition to the wisdom and guidance quotes provide, the quotations in this collection function particularly well in displays, presentations, speeches, research, students’ papers, and classroom lessons and discussions. Teachers using quotations as a lesson component directly address the Common Core Standards by facilitating critical thinking and promoting skills such as analyzing, inferencing, paraphrasing, and comparing and contrasting.
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Business? It’s quite simple. It’s other people’s money.
--Alexandre Dumas the Younger
Don’t open a shop unless you know how to smile.
I would rather be the man who bought the Brooklyn Bridge than the man who
Clients do not come first. Employees come first. If you take care of our employees, they will take care of the clients.
There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.
It is but a truism that labor is most productive where its wages are largest. Poorly paid labor is inefficient labor, the world over.
Big companies are small companies that have succeeded.
During my second year of nursing school our professor gave us a quiz. I breezed through the questions until I read the last one: ‘What is the first name of the woman who cleans the school?’ Surely this was a joke. I had seen the cleaning woman several times, but how would I know her name? I handed in my paper, leaving the last question blank. Before the class ended, one student asked if the last question would count toward our grade. ‘Absolutely,’ the professor said. ‘In your careers, you will meet many people. All are significant. They deserve your attention and care, even if all you do is smile and say hello.’ I’ve never forgotten that lesson. I also learned her name was Dorothy.
—Joann C. Jones
People don’t buy for logical reasons. They buy for emotional reasons.
I don’t pay good wages because I have a lot of money; I have a lot of money because I pay good wages.
I made two mistakes last year. The first was starting a brand-new business. The second was starting it in a fireproof building.
--Pat William and Ken Hussar
Advertising may be described as the science of arresting the human intelligence long enough to get money from it.
In a consumer society, the best product you can manufacture is one that must be replaced immediately. Like munitions....You make a bomb and sell it to the government. They...blow it up....They have to come right back to you and buy another one.
Merchandising: It is our job to make women unhappy with what they have.
--B. Earl Puckett
There is one rule for industrialists and that is: Make the best quality of goods possible at the lowest cost possible, paying the highest wages possible.
All our institutions rest upon business. Without it we should not have schools, colleges, churches, parks, playgrounds, pavements, books, libraries, art, music, or anything else that we value.
--Cassius E. Gates
Pretend that every single person you meet has a sign around his or her neck that says, ‘Make me feel important.’ Not only will you succeed in sales, you will succeed in life.
--Mary Kay Ash
Do you know what the difference is between PR and advertising? Advertising is when you say how great you are. PR is when other people say how great you are. PR is better.
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