Vadim Kotelnikov advice quotes

Average ones compete with others.

Great ones compete with themselves.

Vadim Kotelnikov

Vadim Kotelnikov, founder of 1000ventures - personal logo    Business e-Coach    Innompic Games icon



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Soichiro Honda quotes

After materials are carried into the factory, nothing but products should be carried out from it.  >>>

Soichiro Honda



Henry Ford advice

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.

Henry Ford

Ford Moror


Edward Deming advice quotes

The job can't be finished only improved to please the customer.

Edward Deming


Jeff Bezos story lessons quotes

It's our job every day to make every important aspect of the customer experience a little bit better.

Jeff Bezos



Konosuke Matsushita advice quotes

The main purpose of production is to improve the life for everyone and it is this goal that I am dedicated.

Konosuke Matsushita


Steve Jobs advice quotes

There is always one more thing to learn.

Steve Jobs


Walt Disney business quotes

Whenever I go on a ride, I'm always thinking of what's wrong with the thing and how it can be improved.

Walt Disney

Charles Schwab advice quotes

There's no limit possible to the expansion of each one of us.

Charles Schwab

Schwab Inc.

Bill Gates advice

We're focused on providing innovations in software, driving the continuous improvement for a much better experience.

Bill Gates


Vadim Kotelnikov advice quotes

If you strop learning,

you stop creating history

and become history.

Vadim Kotelnikov


Vadim Kotelnikov advice quotes

Though many preach, “It doesn’t matter.
Don’t question it, don’t cause a wake”,

I always strive to make things better –
I have a difference to make! ...

Vadim Kotelnikov



Akio Morita advice quotes Sony

The important thing in my view is not to pin the blame for a mistake on somebody, but rather to find out what caused the mistake.

Akio Morita


Goggle Larry Page business advice quotes

Work should be challenging,
and the challenge should be fun.

Larry Page








If you're not getting better, you're getting worse.

Pat Riley

Excellent firms don't believe in excellence – only in constant improvement and constant change.

Tom Peters

I'm competitive with myself. I always try to push past my own borders.

Tyra Banks

I probably have traveled and walked into more variety stores than anybody in America. I am just trying to get ideas, any kind of ideas that will help our company. Most of us don't invent ideas. We take the best ideas from someone else.

Sam Walton

Kaizen means ongoing improvement involving everybody, without spending much money.

Masaaki Imai

It's relatively simple. If we're not getting more, better faster than they are getting more, better faster, than we're getting less better or more worse.

Example of a Lean Value Chain

Tom Peters

Listening to customers must become everyone's business. With most competitors moving ever faster, the race will go to those who listen (and respond) most intently.

Tom Peters

Every managerial act must be seen as an unequivocal support for urgency in pursuit of constant testing, change, and improvement.

Tom Peters

The widespread availability of information is the only basis for effective day-to-day problem solving, which abets continuous improvement programs.

Tom Peters

The emphasis should be on why we do a job.

Edwards Deming

80% of the results come from 20% of the causes. A few things are important; most are not.

Richard Koch

We cannot become what we want to be by remaining what we are.

Max DePree

No matter what your product is, you are ultimately in the education business. Your customers need to be constantly educated about the many advantages of doing business with you, trained to use your products more effectively, and taught how to make never-ending improvement in their lives.

Robert G. Allen

I feel like life is so special and so great, every year I feel like I learn more, and I grow, and I think it's exciting to grow up.

Gisele Budchen

Every day you may make progress. Every step may be fruitful. Yet there will stretch out before you an ever-lengthening, ever-ascending, ever-improving path. You know you will never get to the end of the journey.

Winston Churchill

We have learned how to develop five-minute and even one-minute managers. But we would do better to ask ourselves what it takes to be an executive who helps build a better future.

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

There's no good idea that can't be improved on.

Michael Eisner

No company can afford not to move forward. It may be at the top of the heap today but at the bottom of the heap tomorrow, if it doesn't.

James Cash Penney

We need to make sure we have the best people we can in our operations, and that is a constant challenge. There is always room to improve.

James Packer

An open society calls itself open to improvement. It is based on the recognition that people have divergent views and interests, and that nobody is in possession of the ultimate truth.

George Soros

You can become an even more excellent person by constantly setting higher and higher standards for yourself and then by doing everything possible to live up to those standards.

Brian Tracy

Practice the philosophy of continuous improvement. Get a little bit better every single day.

Brian Tracy

Excellence is not a destination; it is a continuous journey that never ends.

Brian Tracy

Never stop investing. Never stop improving. Never stop doing something new. Make it your goal to be better each and every day, in some small way. Remember the Japanese concept of Kaizen. Small daily improvements eventually result in huge advantages.

Bob Parsons