A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.
By starting a new Internet business, an entrepreneur may create a new world.
We're used to thinking of the Web as a series of one-to-one relationships. [... ] But behind the scenes, the Web is becoming increasingly integrated. Businesses are realizing that it's profitable to share data.
If you're not paying for something, you're not the customer; you're the product being sold.
If the giver`s goal is to change behavior, it`s not enough to give the healthy thing - bran, let`s say - that you want them to eat. You also must give more bran than the recipient currently eats, that is, when he`s getting by without a grant. Any amount of bran he`s already eating - up to the amount of the grant - becomes cash, since he can substitute the gift bran for purchased bran, freeing up cash for anything else he might buy.
If Christmas were a government program, the Citizens Against Government Waste would classify the entire $66 billion in annual expenditure as "waste".
Nobody going on a business trip would have been missed if he never arrived.
The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time.
Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art. [...] Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.
It is flagrantly dishonest for an advertising agent to urge consumers to buy a product which he would not allow his own wife to buy.
A good advertisement is one which sells the product without drawing attention to itself.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Consultants have credibility because they are not dumb enough to work at your company.
The customer is always right.