Showing posts from October, 2013

John F Kennedy

Success has a thousand authors, but failure is an orphan. ~ John F Kennedy

Ken Blanchard

When you stop learning, you stop leading. ~ Ken Blanchard

Jagdish Sheth

In a world of online ordering, what matters most is the readiness of the supply chain to fulfill orders. This is the core competence of Amazon, most airlines and logistics companies such as UPS and FedEx. ~ Jagdish Sheth

Jagdish Sheth

The idea is to focus on all aspects of the supply chain and integrate it seamlessly with business analytics. Big data plays a big role in Supply Chain Management science today. ~ Jagdish Sheth

Harish Bijoor

Supply Chain Management is the backbone of cutting, bleeding, business strategy today. ~ Harish Bijoor

Pawan Jain

However, supply chains and operations too, need to be more global in their outlook if Indian companies are looking at becoming global brands. ~ Pawan Jain

Jagdish Sheth

What companies need to understand is you can neither manufacture nor buy a brand - you must earn it. ~ Jagdish Sheth

Warren Buffett

The less prudence with which others conduct their affairs, the greater the prudence with which we should conduct our own affairs ~ Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett

It's better to hang out with people better than you. Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours and you'll drift in that direction. ~ Warren Buffett

Charlie Munger

The idea of a margin of safety, a Graham precept, will never be obsolete. The idea of making the market your servant will never be obsolete. The idea of being objective and dispassionate will never be obsolete. ~ Charlie Munger

Peter Lynch

Investing in stocks is an art, not a science, and people who've been trained to rigidly quantify everything have a big disadvantage. ~ Peter Lynch

Warren Buffett

In terms of simple profitability, an average investor could have done just as well [as his company Berkshire Hathaway] by investing in the stock market if they bought during the panic period. ~ Warren Buffett

Sachin Tendulkar

All my life, I have had a dream of playing cricket for India. I have been living this dream every day for the last 24 years. It's hard for me to imagine a life without playing cricket because it's all I have ever done since I was 11 years old. ~ Sachin Tendulkar

African Proverb

Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes up. It knows it must run faster than the fastest lion or it will be killed. Every morning a lion wakes up. It knows it must outrun the slowest gazelle or it will starve to death. It doesn’t matter whether you are the lion or the gazelle. When the sun comes up, you better start running. ~ African Proverb