Best of Twitter – August, 2014

Best of Twitter – August, 2014

Best of Twitter – August, 2014
by Josh Lowry

A summary of my tweets and re-tweets during the month.

  • 99% of things in business being done way always done. Reimagine how they should be done. @MCuban
  • Great businesses are run by experts. Not management experts, but experts at the business. @GE
  • Humility: admitting it when you’re wrong, shutting up when you’re right. @RJackintelle
  • IaaS provider growth in Q2/2014: 164% MSFT, 086% IBM, 049% AWS and 047% Google. – Synergy Research
  • If you do not value your time, neither will others. Stop giving away your time and start charging for it. @BrianTracy
  • If we keep competitors focused on us while we focus on customers, we will turn out all right. ― Jeff Bezos
  • Incentives are the best predictor of what people do in organizations. @WatkinsMichael
  • Learning James Jamerson’s baseline on I Was Made to Love Her  by Stevie Wonder. @Josh_Lowry
  • Most fire drills are urgent, but unimportant. Unless urgent and important, do not engage. @Josh_Lowry
  • Play physical, play fast and play hard. – Bob McMillen
  • Sales is the lifeblood of every company and economy. @GrantCardone
  • Sixty percent of billionaires still work 60 hours or more per week; 30% still work 40 hours per week. @Forbes
  • Strong cultures are exclusive, not inclusive; few are invited and not everyone can stay. @DaveAnderson100
  • Success loves preparation and the extra hours. @GrantCardone
  • The only way to influence people is to talk about what they want and show them how to get it. @DaleCarnegie
  • The way we receive feedback is the most important thing about it. @LeadershipFreak
  • We argue and debate about what we are not going to do bc we know we can only do a few things. – Tim Cook
  • When value exceeds price in sales the buyer will close. @GrantCardone
  • Your odds improve even more when you ask people for ideas on how you can get better. @CoachGoldsmith

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